Te Deum / Christian's Acre

Te Deum / Christens Gård Te Deum / Christian's Acre

Welcome to the Chapel of the Holy Cross at Christian's Acre in Southern Sweden

Welcome to the Chapel

of the Holy Cross and the Guest House at Christian''s Acre for

 

Retreat and Conference

Rest and Recreation

Retreats, Quiet Days and Conferences are arranged regularly at Christian's Acre.

See Current Programme!

 

When the House is free, individuals and groups are welcome to book their own time at Christian's Acre for meetings, get-togethers, holiday or rest.

 

We want to develop contacts between the Church of England and Christians in Sweden

 

Translation Services

Sr Gerd is a trained translator and an authorised interpretor from Swedish to English / English to Swedish

specializing in theology and the humanities.

Ask us about rates etc.!

 

Pilgrimages

Te Deum and All Saints regularly arrange pilgrimages to the Holy Land, Rome, Lourdes, Vadstena and Walsingham.

 

Ask us about help with arranging your own travels and parish study trips and pilgrimages!

 

 

 

Video and DVD Production:

We produce Videos and DVDs on the Christian faith.

 

DVD titles include:

Begfnning the Journey

on Baptism, Confirmation, First Communion

The Year of the Lord's Favour

on the Churchs year with extra material for Lent

God Calling? / Christ for Others

on vocation to priesthood

All for Christ

Anglican Monks and Nuns Today

our DVDs can be ordered from tedeum@telia.com

 

Ask us your own plans for a DVD!

 

 

Christian's Acre is

set in beautiful countryside within easy distance of Malmö, the university town of Lund, Copenhagen and many other interesting places. Half an hour from Malmö or Copenhagen airports.

Current Programme

 

Welcome to an Exploration of Carmelite Spirituality:

 

A Walk with St Teresa of Avila and St John of the Cross

 

5th – 7th March 2018

Christens Gård

 

Bishop Norman Banks shares his enthusiasm for his two beloved Saint companions

 

Bishop Norman Banks is the Bishop of Richborough,

Provincial Episcopal Visitor in the Province of Canterbury & Assistant Bishop in the Diocese in Europe

 

Programme

 

Monday 5th March:

Arrivals from 16.00

 

18.00 Evening Prayer

followed by Drinks & Supper

 

20.00 The Elijah Cycle and the Way of Carmel

 

21.30 Compline and Address

 

 

Tuesday 6th March

Breakfast

 

9.00 Morning Prayer & Lectio Divina

 

10.00 St Teresa'Slow Burn Bright Flame'

 

12.00 Mass: Votive Mass of St Teresa

Lunch

 

14.00 Free time

 

15.30 Coffee / Tea

 

16.00 Teresa and John, “The Meeting”

 

18.00 pm Evening Prayer, Meditation, Benediction

Drinks and Supper

 

21.00 Compline and Address

 

Wednesday 7th March

Breakfast

 

9.00 Morning Prayer & Lectio Divina

 

10.00 St John of the Cross ‘Beyond the Darkness’

 

12.00 Mass: Votive Mass of St John of the Cross

 

Lunch & Depart

 

 

 

 

These few days are open to everyone, priests and people.

There is limited space so please book early to ensure your place.

 

 

A non-returnable booking-fee of

500:- / £50 will be required to guarantee a place and full payment

by invoice, 2 weeks in advance of the event.

 

Late cancellations (within a week of the event) will be charged at 100 %.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Booking: e-mail: tedeum@telia.com

tel.+46 (0)40-487059 , +46 (0)708-743994

Cost: Full Board 1500:- / £150 (in shared room)

1800:- / £180 (single room)

 

Including sheets and towels.

Contact Sr Gerd for directions if you are driving!

 

There are half-hourly trains to Östra Grevie station direct from Malmö, Lund, Helsingborg.

 

There is a train from Copenhagen Airport with an easy change at Malmö Hyllie to Östra Grevie station. The journey is less than an hour and you can be met at the station.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A place for prayer and reflection...

for study, rest and recreation...

a place just to be...

 

 

Available for you to enjoy:

 

 

Chapel:

The Chapel of the Holy Cross

 

with

the Shrine of Our Lady

of Walsingham

 

The Oratory of Our Lady & All Saints

 

Bedrooms:

One single room, five twins, one quad. Separate accommodation available for Group leader.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Catering or Self-Catering:

The Guest House has a fully equipped kitchen for Guests to use if they so wish.

Catering can be provided.

 

Conference facilities:

for up to 20 people.

 

Library:

A small library of theological and spiritual literature with emphasis on the Church of England and the Church of Sweden is being developed. A good place to do your own reading or writing.

WiFi-connection available if you bring your laptop.

 

 

 

Contact us: Sr Gerd Swensson, Christens Gård, Pl. 8 St Slågarp, 23195 Trelleborg 040-487059 0708-743994 tedeum@telia.com

 

Fr John Brownsell SSC, All Saints Vicarage, 12 Powis Gardens, London W11 1JG 0207 727 5919 jkb@allsaintsnottinghill.org.uk

 

 

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