MOUNT SAVIOUR MONASTERY
Sheep Safely Graze in this Present World
Second Annual Weekend Retreat for
Knitters at Mount Saviour Monastery
January 14-17, 2005
Martin Luther King, Jr., Weekend
Retreat. Recharge. Renew. Reflect. KNIT
Spend Friday night through Monday lunch in the beautiful rhythm of
Offices, praying and chanting the psalms and canticles with the monks.
the hills. Find your own quiet place. Visit the sheep.
Cost: $200, including meals and lodging, $125 for day
is limited to 25 overnight guests and 10 day guests. Send
registration form and check to KNITTERS' RETREAT, Guest Brother, Mount
Saviour Monastery, 231 Monastery Rd., Pine City, NY 14871.
Checks are to
be made out to Mount Saviour Monastery.
Please e-mail questions to email@example.com
Upon receipt of your registration we will send you a confirmation
driving directions, a detailed agenda. We ask you to bring your
wool to add to a skein of monastery wool to make a child's sweater for
in the monastery bookstore. At last year's retreat we agreed that
left unsold for one year would be donated to needy children in the area.
We will join in the wonderful cycle of offices with the monks, and will
invite them to share some thoughts with us. Brief meditations
will be given
by Penny Byham, a Mount Saviour Oblate from New York City, and other
retreatants, followed by group discussion and prayer by those who want
There will be time as well for knitter networking and sharing of
projects and ideas. Everyone helps in the preparation of meals.
Registration due no later than December 15, 2004.
Cost: $200/overnight, $125/dayguest (please circle
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I would like to:
0 Deliver a meditation
0 Help cook
*Send completed forms with check for $200 or $125 (payable to Mount
Mount Saviour Monastery
231 Monastery Rd.
Pine City, NY 14871