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Summer has finally arrived at our Finnish retreat, and with some exciting opportunities ahead, we felt it was time for an update! Taizé Travel for Holy Week and Easter 2016 Online booking is now open for our dedicated coach travel … Continue reading

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Lancaster Pilgrims returning home

The week in Taizé flew by far too quickly, as it tends to do. The end of the week follows a slightly different pattern, particularly in the evening prayer. On Friday the singing continues late into the night during the … Continue reading

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A very full week in Taizé

We’ve now had three full days in Taizé, and have settled in to the routines of prayer three times a day, shared meals and discussion groups. Time has flown by! The ‘adults’ in the group (Taizé language for those over … Continue reading

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Lancaster Pilgrims arrive in Taizé

Our Lancaster Pilgrims arrived in Taizé this morning in time for breakfast and Sunday Eucharist, following a 20-hour journey by train, coach and ferry. We are told that the site was pelted by rather large hailstones last night, but today … Continue reading

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This blog is going to be a place where you can follow “Metapilgrim’s progress”, and discuss themes relating to retreats and pilgrimage. You might already like to check out our micro-blogging on Twitter and our Facebook presence.

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