Retreat resources and inspiration Richard Carter

Revd Richard Carter is Associate Vicar for Mission at St Martin-in-the-Fields, founder of the Nazareth Community, and author of ‘The City is my Monastery: a Contemporary Rule of Life’ (2019).

Richard regularly leads retreats at retreat centres and online, as well as speaking publicly
Retreat preview

Watch the film – The City is my Monastery (01:46) with Richard Carter and take a few minutes to reflect:

Where is your ‘monastery in the city’ or place where you live? Why?
How does it make you feel being there?
Talk: A sound of sheer silence
Watch this talk titled ‘A Sound of Sheer Silence: Silent Prayer’ (from St Paul’s Cathedral in March 2023), for a deep dive into the power of silent prayer.

Related links

The City is my Monastery interview
Richard speaks more about his book ‘The City is my Monastery’, and his journey from the Solomon Islands to a parish in the heart of London.

Mindfulness of God Quiet Day
A full guided retreat with Shaun Lambert.

Links to other guided retreats
Links to guided retreat resources and ideas from other organisations