AUTUMN IN NEW ENGLAND – Contemplating Natural Beauty
October 1-29, 2021
Autumn in New England is Glorious – beautiful autumn colors, combined with crisp air, crunching leaves, and the taste of apple cider!
Genesis is a fabulous setting to enjoy the wonder of autumn!
Come to Genesis for a month's sabbatical and allow the soothing rhythm and beauty of autumn to relax and restore you.
Highlights of the Sabbatical Include:
Weekly trips to sites of beauty and historical interest including: the Norman Rockwell Museum, Hancock Shaker Village, and Emily Dickinson House.
Daily Contemplative Prayer: Participation in additional Genesis programs at commuter rate.
Weekly Spiritual Direction: Sabbatical can be extended before or after the month program.
Cost: $2,765 • Contact Sister Jane Comerford at: jcomerford@GenesisSpiritualCenter.org
GenesisSpiritualCenter.org (A Sponsored Ministry of the Sisters of Providence)
53 Mill Street, Westfield, MA 01085 • 413.562.3627
COME and ENTER
Into...A time and place for inner peacekeeping and deepening of contemplative awareness. A place to share blessings and plan for the future.
Onto...The naturalized land of Genesis, a place offering hospitality, nurturing, reflection, and support. A place which reveals the love of God for all creation, and brings hope and healing to all who come.
MISSION: The mission of Genesis is to create an environment that will reveal the love of God for all creation and bring hope and healing to all who come. The center combines sensitivity to atmosphere, devotion to the land, carefully designed programs so all who come may experience God's providential care.
HISTORY: Genesis Spiritual Life & Conference Center is a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Providence of Holyoke, MA. The center has welcomed persons of all faiths, cultures, and lifestyles since 1976. Our logo, a tree, reflects the belief that creation is ongoing and that each person always has the possibility of new beginnings in life and prayer.
LOCATION: Genesis is located in Westfield, a city nestled in the foothills of the Western Massachusetts Berkshire hills. We are within two hours of most major New England cities, mountains, and seashores, and three hours from NYC. Train and bus stations in Springfield, MA, and Bradley International Airport, which serves the Hartford/Springfield area, and are within 30 minutes of Genesis.