The ASC welcomes groups for retreats or conferences,
Individuals and couples are also welcome, for spiritual retreats or for holidays.
Our timber frame and log buildings offer comfortable, rustic accommodations. Situated in the wilderness of Northern Ontario, in the Manitoulin Island–North Shore region, our cottages are nestled among trees at the edge of scenic Anderson Lake.
This year, make a retreat
Relax and Rejuvenate
A retreat is a time to move from the busyness of ordinary life to a journey in solitude and silence in order to deepen your relationship with the Creator, creation, others and yourself.
There are a variety of retreat options offered at the Anishinabe Spiritual Centre.
From time to time, to perceive one’s interiority with more attentiveness, a time of retreat, in a tranquil place away from the busyness of the world, can be very helpful. One may make a retreat with some regularity, perhaps once a year, as a kind of “plateau” space of rest and renewal on the journey …
Inspired by the vision of Vatican II, the Jesuits decided to encourage Native people to direct their own Church. In 1972 Michael Murray sj, Dan Hannin sj, James Farrell sj, and Lawrence Kroker sj began a training program for the Deaconate. Supported completely by Vatican II Council Father, Bishop Alexander Carter, the native Deaconate Program …
Spring is the time of year when planting seeds and watching them grow is a most loved pass-time. At the Anishinabe Spiritual Centre, we take the time to thankfully acknowledge the people who planted a different kind of seed that also grew and came to fruition. We begin with the founding visionaries who dared to …