Latest News Calling all young adults! The Lay Community of Saint Benedict (LCSB) is inviting young adults (18-35) to spend eight days at Douai Abbey on a retreat ‘Reimagining the Way of Saint Benedict in the 21st Century’. The well-subsidised retreat runs from Sunday 15 – Monday 23 August and places are still available. The retreat will include talks and discussions, shared meals and social time, community and quiet prayer, holy service and creativity, exercise and beautiful countryside walks. Speakers from Douai and Worth Abbey, and author Esther de Waal, are confirmed. Register and book place Douai Abbey is a Benedictine monastery in Berkshire near the North Wessex Downs.