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Leeds CSG meeting on the Scapular of Carmel
20 May 2012

Start: 11:30
Finish: 15:00




Leeds CSG - All are welcome!

On Sunday 20th May 2012 Leeds Carmelite Spirituality Group will hold its monthly meeting, looking at the topic "The Carmelite Brown Scapular" with input from a speaker to be confirmed. The 'Brown Scapular' is a sacramental that is massively popular across the Church, but few people really understand its symbolism or origins in the Carmelite Order. We will explore its history and its meaning today.

Leeds Carmelite Spirituality Group (LCSG) offers a series of meetings and events exploring Carmel's ancient spiritual tradition, and is open to men and women of any Christian denomination or way of life interested in exploring the Order's spirituality; an ancient path to God seeking holiness in the everyday events of life. All are welcome!

There is no charge for attending meetings of the community; donations to defray the running costs of the group are welcome.

To download the 2012 Leeds CSG poster please click here, and to download the programme please click here (both documents are in PDF format). For a general publicity leaflet please click here.

Timetable
10.15 Mass available with the local parish in St. Theresa's Church
11.15 Tea & Coffee available in the Newman Hall parish centre
11.30 Meeting: talk on the theme & group discussion
13.00 Bring & share lunch
14.00 Lectio Divina Bible prayer
15.00 Close (and small group discussion for new members of the Third Order and enquirers)

Venue
The group meets at St. Theresa's Church in the eastern suburb of Cross Gates: St. Theresa's Church, Station Road, Cross Gates, Leeds, LS15 7JY. Please click here to visit the parish website.
 
The church and parish hall have good disabled access faciliities.
 
Parking is available, and Cross Gates railway station is a short walk away; for public transport information please contact Metro by calling 0113 2457676 or visiting www.wymetro.com

For further information about Leeds CSG
please visit our webpage or contact the convenor:
Mr. Johan Bergström-Allen
Tel: 01904 411521
Please click here to send Johan an e-mail.