St Antony's Priory is a peaceful oasis near the centre of Durham City. The Centre's small ecumenical team provides hospitality and weekday worship as well as an annual programme of:
Quiet days and workshops led by individuals drawn from differing denominations and none;
Hosting and facilitating quiet days and workshops for small groups of clergy, lay people, chaplaincy teams and others;
Space for individuals or small groups
Helping develop the work of the North-East Prayer Guides Network, an ecumenical group committed to working together in a shared ministry of prayer guiding;
Individually-guided and private retreats by request;
Space for a day or more in personal prayer, contemplation, counselling and spiritual guidance.
St Antony's Priory extends a warm welcome to individuals and small groups wishing to benefit from its calm atmosphere and the gift of space away from the ongoing busyness of daily life. Located almost in the centre of Durham City, England, the Priory captures a magnificent panorama of the Cathedral and Castle, viewed from its pleasant gardens. It offers a peaceful opportunity for those seeking relaxation and refreshment. You can see images of the priory in both the slideshows and galleries within our website.
17 May 2016
Many Hands Launch evening: Friday 17th June 6.30-9pm. Join us for the launch of this new charity to support our work in India and Durham. Buffet, entertainment, silent auction. Tickets £10 (£3 children).
Myers-Briggs Dynamics: Sat and Sun July 2nd and 3rd 10am - 3.30pm. Leaders: Rev Martyn Skinner and Clare Connors. This is a follow-on course for those confident of their MBTI type. Suggested donation £60
Weekly Wellbeing Sessions Mondays 2pm and 7pm (60 - 75mins)( Except Bank Holidays). These drop-in sessions will help us to listen to the wisdom of our bodies. Simple Tai Chi, movement, visualisations, meditation and energy work.