Taizé is a Christian community near Cluny, France. The nearest train station is Macon Loche, 1 hour 35 minutes by TGV from Paris.
Taizé is the home of an international ecumenical community. At the heart of its daily life is prayer, work. and hospitality. Taizé prayer is a very meditative form of service, which include, singing, and silence. Since 1940, it has been a place of welcome and attracts thousands of visitors annually. Guests join in the community’s worship three times a day, take part in Bible introductions on the sources of faith, reflect in silence and participate in workshops on art, poetry, music, commitment for justice, and peace.
The programs at Taizé run a full week, from Sunday afternoon to the following Sunday, after the morning Eucharist. Be ready to join in all the aspects of community life.
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