Life Together Week

10-14 February 2019
(5th Week of Hilary Term)

LifeTogether#Oxford is your chance to tap into a hidden and life-changing resource. Deep inner peace has been the goal of religious communities for centuries, and still is today. Groups of men and women live and pray together, holding open a space of radical stillness in the world.


Sunday
10 February

Intercollegiate Evensong
17:30 University Church of St Mary the Virgin
Opportunity to meet a nun after the service over refreshments.

Monks and nuns will also preach at:

17:45 Evensong at Worcester College - Sr Judith SLG
18:00 Evensong at Lincoln College - Fr George Guiver CR
18:00 Evensong at Exeter College - Sr Frances Dominica ASSP
18:15 Evensong at The Queen’s College - Br Marc Voase CR


Monday
11 February

Community and Belonging

Morning Prayer followed by breakfast
09:00-10:30 University Church of St Mary the Virgin
Free coffee and pastries. All welcome.

Midday prayer followed by talk and free lunch
12:00-13:30 Keble College, meet in Chapel
Talk: Community and belonging – Marc Voase CR

“Meet a monk/nun” tea parties with free cakes, tea/coffee
15:00 Hertford College, meet in the Old Library
16:00 Keble College, meet in the Chaplain’s Study

Compline - a short service of Night Prayer
20:30 Compline at Harris Manchester College held in the Chapel


Tuesday
12 February

Worship

Morning Prayer followed by breakfast
09:00-10:30 University Church of St Mary the Virgin
Free coffee and pastries. All welcome.

Midday prayer followed by talk and free lunch
12:00-13:30 Worcester College, meet in Chapel
Talk: Worship – George Guiver CR

“Meet a monk/nun” tea parties with free cakes, tea/coffee
16:00 Christ Church College, meet in the Bayne Room (or meet at the lodge 15:45)
16:30 Magdalen College, meet in Cloisters 4.2

Compline - a short service of Night Prayer
21:00 Compline at Queen’s College held in the Chapel.
21:00 Compline at Keble College held in the Chapel.
22:00 Compline at Hertford College held in the Chapel.


Wednesday
13 February

Being Human

Morning Prayer followed by breakfast
09:00-10:30 University Church of St Mary the Virgin
Free coffee and pastries. All welcome.

Midday prayer followed by talk and free lunch
12:00-13:30 Brasenose College, meet in Chapel
Talk: Being Human – Elizabeth Jane CSMV

“Meet a monk/nun” tea parties with free cakes, tea/coffee
14:30 Lincoln College, meet in the Chaplain’s room
16:00 Merton College, meet in the JCR

Compline - a short service of Night Prayer
21:00 Compline at Worcester College held in the Chapel
21:00 Compline at Christ Church College held in the Cathedral and followed by port and hot chocolate in Kilcannon 1
21:30 Compline at Brasenose College held in the Chapel preceded by hot chocolate at 21:00 in the ante chapel
21:30 Compline at Trinity College held in the Chapel


Thursday
14 February

Justice and Reconciliation

Morning Prayer followed by breakfast
09:00-10:30 University Church of St Mary the Virgin
Free coffee and pastries. All welcome.

Midday prayer followed by talk and free lunch
12:00-13:30 Trinity College, meet in Chapel
Talk: Justice and Reconciliation – Judith SLG and Jane ASSP