The Friars - Aylesford

- encouraging an openness to God of anyone who comes

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Join us on the 11th March for

MOTHER'S DAY LUNCH

or

MOTHER'S DAY CREAM TEA

 

Welcome to The Friars

Set in the heart of Kent, England, The Friars - Aylesford Priory - is an ancient religious house of the Order of Carmelites dating back to the 13th Century. Over the centuries and now today The Friars has become for thousands of visitors:

  • a place of peace
  • a community of prayer
  • an experience of God
  • a centre of welcome
  • a venue for gathering
  • a work of art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Spring Newsletter

2018 Retreat Programme

2018 Pilgrimage Leaflet

Events coming up

Wednesday 14th February
ASH WEDNESDAY
Masses at 7.30am & 12 noon

Saturday 17th February
The Mindful Path to Christ Part 1
Day Retreat with Peter Tyler. Exploring some notions of mindfulness and Christian contempplation concentrating in particular on the Carmelite tradition.

Evening Lent Talks
Tuesday 20th February
What Is Prayer?

Tuesday 27th February
How do we pary today as individuals?

6.30pm onwards

Saturday 24th February
First showing in Kent of the film The Claim about Archbishop Oscar Romero
2.30pm Conference Centre. Free admission. Retiring collection

Farmers' Market here every third Sunday of the month

 

Please note: The Shop and Tearooms currently open at 10.30am and close at 3.30pm. From Monday26th February they will be opening at 10am and closing at 4pm.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Friars, Aylesford Kent ME20 7BX
Tel: 01622 717272 Fax: 01622 715575 Email: contact
Please note that dogs, other than guide dogs, are not allowed in the grounds of the Priory

The Friars Aylesford (Limited by Guarantee. Incorporated 1997. Registered in England No. 3487590. Charity No. 1068518. Registered office, The Friars, Aylesford, Kent. ME20 7BX. England.