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CONTEMPLATIVE

in the Heart of West Marin

CHRISTIANITY

~Jeremiah 6:16

WELCOMING YOU TO ST. COLUMBA'S INVERNESS

St. Columba's is an Episcopal Church and Retreat House is revitalizing its roots in the contemplative spirituality of the Celtic Christian Tradition. Nestled on a mountainside overlooking Tomales Bay in Inverness, California, our retreat house is infused with the sacred presence of God in nature. We are an inclusive contemplative community incarnating the Mystical Body of Christ in Word, Sacrament, and spiritual intimacy.

Come to me, all you that are weary and heavy burdened and I will give you rest.

~Matthew 11:28

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ABOUT OUR MISSION

Our Sunday Eucharist Service has resumed at 10am. Proof of vaccination required. Alternatively you may join our Online Morning Prayer Service at our Virtual Chapel at 11am PDT.

ABOUT OUR RETREAT HOUSE

The Retreat House is currently open with Covid restrictions in place. We are welcoming those who wish a quiet, contemplative visit.

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ABOUT OUR VICAR

Throughout his ministry here, Father Vincent has brought to our community a contemplative spirit and academic rigor promoting openness and hospitality in the Celtic Christian Tradition.

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Tree of
Life
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SERMONS

You search the scriptures

because you think that in them you have eternal life; but it is they that testify to me.

~John 5:39

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Contemplative Residency Program

MEDITATION CHAPEL

AN ONLINE INTERSPIRITUAL MEDITATION COMMUNITY

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Join Fr. Vincent Pizzuto, Ph.D.
and a group of international participants who are slowly ruminating on his book,
Contemplating Christ 

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St. Mary's

Library

A MINISTRY OF

ST. COLUMBA'S  INVERNESS

March Trilogy
 
Book Study

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Join Deacon Ari Wolfe in an Anti-Racism book study. We will be reading the graphic memoir trilogy, March, authored by
John Lewis and Andrew Aydin

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COUNCIL

FOR

A MINISTRY OF 

ST. COLUMBA'S

INVERNESS

DISCIPLESHIP

ECOLOGICAL

An introduction
to the four gospels

PORTRAITS
OF
CHRIST

FOR CRITICAL MINDS & CONTEMPLATIVE HEARTS

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A SEVEN-WEEK ONLINE

BIBLE STUDY & LECTURE SERIES

WITH FR. VINCENT PIZZUTO, PhD

SELF-PACED ONLINE COURSE COMING SOON

The incarnation has made mystics of us all.

What if we read the gospels as if that were true?

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BOOK OF LIFE

IN ASSOCIATION WITH ST. COLUMBA'S

TREE OF LIFE MEMORIAL BELL TOWER

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evensong

Wednesdays at Noon PDT 

NOON PRAYER &
SCRIPTURE STUDY

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APOCALYPSE
 NOW 

A Critical Study of the Book of Revelation

NOW OFFERING ONLINE VERSION

An Online Self-Paced Course

with The Rev. Vincent Pizzuto, Ph.D.

Celtic Music & Dance Celebration

Siamsa Le Cheile

St. Columba's

Outdoor Amphitheater

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Sunday, July 10

3:30 PM

A Recorded Lecture by

The Rev. Vincent Pizzuto, Ph.D.

A SHORT SPIRITUAL JOURNEY
IN A TIME OF PROLONGED PANDEMIC

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FROM ACEDIA TO APATHEIA

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CHRISTIAN
CONTEMPLATIVE
PRACTICE

Tuesday Evenings at 7pm PDT
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The
Lord's
Prayer
Pater 
Noster
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A HUNDRED THOUSAND WELCOMES!

Ceud Mìle Fàilte!