june, 2020

6jun10:15 am- 4:00 pmCancelled - “A Rose by any other Name” a quiet day with Pádraig Ó Tuama Quiet Day 10:15 am - 4:00 pm St. Katharine's HouseEvent Type:Quiet Days

Event Details

“A Rose by any other Name” a quiet day with Pádraig Ó Tuama 

6th June 2020

a  quiet day exploring names through poetry and silence

St Katharines is delighted to welcome Pádraig  to lead this quiet day with us.

A special day at  St Katharines extraordinary urban oasis,  a chance to step aside from the City but not leave it.

The day includes welcome coffee and pastries, lunch and afternoon pot of tea and cake.

Cost – £40


Pádraig Ó Tuama, poet and theologian.

photo credit: Trevor Brady

Pádraig brings interests in language, violence and religion to his work. He travels widely, lecturing and leading retreats, and he publishes both poetry and prose.

In 2011, with Paul Doran, Pádraig co-founded the storytelling event Tenx9 where nine people have up to ten minutes each to tell a true story from their lives. From 2014-2019, Pádraig led the Corrymeela Community, Ireland’s oldest peace and reconciliation organisation.


Option to StayFRIDAY

We are delighted to be able to offer a chance to stay over on the Friday  through to the Quiet  Day on the Saturday.

Please know that all our rooms are ensuite and  while no is food included  in the cost for the Friday evening you are most  welcome to preorder one of our St Katharines platters.

This option  includes :-  B&B on Friday night in addition to the Quiet day on the Saturday.

Check in from 4pm on the Friday

Check out is by 11am on the Saturday.

Kindly note that places are limited so please do book early to avoid disappointment.


(Saturday) 10:15 am - 4:00 pm


St. Katharine's House

2 Butcher Row, London E14 8DS