The UK Oblates Team are a small group of volunteer oblates from various monasteries who, since the first World Oblates Congress in 2005, have formed a team to act as a conduit for information for oblates and thus established this website for oblates and monastic communities, who may wish to make use thereof. We want to provide information about oblates and for oblates, and about the different Benedictine monastic communities that exist in Great Britain and Ireland. Read more…

Thought for the month – November 2022

I recently had cause to write a short piece on whether or not the Celtic Church was a separate organisation from the Roman Church (it wasn’t!). During my background reading, I came across various arguments for and against, some balanced and reasonable, some not.

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For Me?

Is an Oblate Life for me? Read more…

News

Our first in-person retreat since Oct 2019, taking place in May 2023 !

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The Team

The UK Oblates Team are volunteers from various monasteries. Read more…

Congress

5th International Oblates Congress 2023 Update Read more…

Links

There has been a need for a prayer circle to enable people to join in prayer. Read more…

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