CSMV News

Latest news and events

Prayer in the Risen Christ

 Sister Elizabeth Jane (CSMV) and Brother Philip (Community of the Resurrection, Mirfiled) will lead this silent retreat. It will include four addresses and the opportunity for individual conversations with the leaders. The retreat will begin at Mirfield on Friday... read more

A Taster Day

Are you a committed Christian woman wanting to express your faith in new and deeper ways? Come and be part of a small group of women invited to spend some time with the Community of St Mary the Virgin (CSMV) at St Mary’s Convent on 10th March 2018 at 11.0 am for... read more

Osiligi Maasai Warriors

This last week we have had the delight of a troupe of Maasai warriors staying with us from Kenya.  They are currently on tour, sharing something of their music and living oral culture in schools, churches and other venues.  Through their tours they have been able to... read more

Mucknell Abbey Professions

On Tuesday 8th August, Sr Stella and Sr Elizabeth Jane gathered with other Religious at Mucknell Abbey to witness and celebrate the Solemn Profession of Sr Alison OSB and the Simple Profession of Brother Aidan OSB.

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Lee Abbey

At the beginning of July, Sr Stella and Sr Elizabeth Jane went down to Lee Abbey in North Devon for a Conference of Anglican Religious Communities.  The location was stunning as you can see from the photo, and the weather was beautiful sunshine and blue skies. The... read more

Embroidery Workshop

FABRICS, THREADS, VARIOUS ODDMENTS OF CORDS, BUTTONS, FRAMES & WEAVING EQUIPMENT – ALL SUITABLE FOR ENTHUSIASTIC CRAFTS PEOPLE, ALL AT CLEARANCE PRICES. 15 JUNE 2017: 10.0 am until 12.30 pm At ALL SAINTS WORKSHOP, ST MARY’S CONVENT, WANTAGE For... read more