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You’re Invited – Speaking Event in Trim, Ireland on March 23, 2024

We are delighted to announce an upcoming in-person event taking place in Ireland this March! An ARK Prayer Group near Dublin will be hosting a speaking event with Anne and Margaret on March 23, 2024. This is a wonderful opportunity for us to assemble! There will be an opportunity afterwards to meet other ARK, and Anne will pray […]

You’re Invited- An Upcoming Contemplative Prayer Weekend Retreat

We are delighted to share that we have an upcoming weekend retreat. See flyer below for more information. An Introduction to Contemplative Prayer Weekend Retreat Where: Malvern, Pennsylvania When: September 16-18th, 2022. Costs and Registration: $325 (single) and $275 (double) through Malvern Retreat House Please Note- Registration is completed through Malvern Retreat (not our DFOT […]

You’re Invited- An Upcoming Talk by Anne

We are delighted to share an upcoming event. See flyer below for more information. The Role of Prayer in Changing Times, A Talk by Anne, ARK Where: Oak Lawn, Illinois When: Saturday, September 10th, 2022. Costs and Registration: This is a free event. No need to register.

Register Now – Autumn Formation Courses!

Dear Friends,  We are feeling that Autumn energy surge! Is it time for you to take the plunge into happier and more thoughtful living?  Twenty two people from five countries made the journey with Father Darragh Connolly through 12 weeks (plus one for an unscheduled extra stop on Contemplative Prayer). They explored their relationship to […]

End of Summer Appeal

Dear Apostles of the Returning King and Friends, There have been many changes for us here at the Apostolate, as indeed I’m sure there have been for you and your loved ones during these months of lockdown. Like many other organisations, we have experienced a decline in income as our summer events and programs have been cancelled. We want to thank […]

Do You Have Difficult Days?

Dear Apostles of the Returning King and Friends, We have been sending out snippets of an upcoming course on Contemplative Prayer. Many of you have been using the Contemplative Prayer Structure as taught by Anne for years. This new course is designed for those who have been practicing this prayer structure and want to go deeper into […]