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Complete Food for the Soul Catalogue

Mask-wearing for guests and visitors is now optional, until further notice.  Guests and visitors will be screened for symptoms (cough, sore throat, etc) when arriving.  We strongly encourage updated COVID vaccinations.

Food for the Soul Refund/Cancellation Policy

1) Quiet Days/Retreats
30 days before event:    Full refund
15 days before event:    50%
7 days before event:      25%

2) Courses: Full refund before 2nd class.

SSJD may cancel retreats/quiet days without a minimum of 10 registrants and make full refunds

Do you have questions regarding retreats or courses? Please contact the Guest House at 416-226-2201 ext. 305 or email us at

Renovation Sale at SSJD

Item dimension examples include:Writing desks: 36′ wide x 18′ deepBook Shelves: 36′ w x 35′ tall x 10′ deepDressers: 28′ 3/4 w x 18′ deep x 41′ tall (4 drawersArm chair: 24 w x 24

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Music and Murder Fundraiser

In support of the Sisterhood of St. John the Divine’s Guest House Renovation When: April 13, 2024 Doors open: 7:00 pm Performance starts: 7:30 pm Where:  Snell Hall at St. James Cathedral (King and Church Streets,

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Sunday Talking Suppers are Back!

Photo from Photographer: Frank Holleman  Dear Associates, Oblates and Friends of SSJD, Before Covid we used to have a “Talking Supper” most Sundays of the month. It was an opportunity for those staying in

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Coping in a World Gone Mad Quiet Day

“…convince me, once again that the vastness of this universe is a comfort to me, somehow. ” Kate Bowler Retreat format:               In-person Date:                                Saturday April 20, 2024Arrive between 9:30 and 10:00 am; Depart 4:00 pm Registration Fee:             $35

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Guest House Closure Information

As of January 2nd, 2024, the Guest House will be closed for all overnight retreats until the Guest House renovations are completed in 2025. We will periodically provide updates on the progress of the renovations.

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