Events

The Healing Power of Silence: A silent, directed retreat

The Healing Power of Silence: A silent, directed retreat

February 25, 2022 – February 27, 2022

Scripture, science and experience tell us that we all should cultivate silence in our lives. If we know this, why do we resist it? If you want “to learn to better wait in silence,” a silent, directed retreat might be what you’re looking for.

Through the Eyes of St. Joseph: An Advent Day of Prayer

Through the Eyes of St. Joseph

December 11, 2021

Presented by Fr. Ron Will On this Advent Day of Prayer, we will contemplate the experience of God being born into human flesh as Jesus of Nazareth, looking at the experience through the eyes of St. Joseph, his foster father.

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Sacred Church – Sinful Church: Creating a community of lamentation and hope

November 20, 2021 – November 21, 2021

A weekend retreat for folks who have been hurt by the church they love. Using shared storytelling and prayer, Fr. Bill Nordenbrock will lead participants through lamentation to renewed hope.

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Retreat for RCIA Inquirers and Sponsors

November 6, 2021

Inquirers and sponsors will meet other people on the same journey from other parishes. We will teach tools and ways of discernment. The day will emphasize building: relationships with God and fellow parishioners.

Repairers of the Breach: Reconciling Division, Healing Community

September 25, 2021

Like the early church in Corinth, we struggle with division and disunity, but St. Paul tells us that we have been given “the ministry of reconciliation” (2 Corinthians 5, 18). This day of reflection will explore what that means and what we need for that ministry.

Nature’s Revelation: ‘Every Common Bush Afire with God’

Nature’s Revelation: ‘Every Common Bush Afire with God’

September 18, 2021

Our verdant 30-acre campus will be a prayerbook for a guided meditation on the power of God’s creation. Then we’ll give expression to our brush with the Divine through art: drawing, painting, dancing, poetry, journaling, music, photography — however the Spirit moves you.

Step away for awhile, renew your mind and spirit

June 4, 2021 – June 6, 2021

A Stay-at-Home Directed Retreat is a personally guided prayer experience over three days. Each retreatant meets with a spiritual director daily for reflection and spiritual discernment.

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Living in the Presence of God: The Contemplative Journey

April 17, 2021

Drawing on personal experience and the wisdom of spiritual guides, Kathy Keary leads us on a journey to discover the beauty of abiding in the presence of the Holy One. Emphasis is on practical steps to practice.

The Jesus Mark’s Gospel RevealsWritten 40 years after Jesus’s death, Mark’s Gospel addressed a community in spiritual crisis struggling with the question, “Who do you say that I am?” How will you answer? This mini-retreat via Zoom will help answer that question.

The Jesus Mark’s Gospel Reveals (Saturday Morning)

February 13, 2021

Written 40 years after Jesus’s death, Mark’s Gospel addressed a community in spiritual crisis struggling with the question, “Who do you say that I am?” How will you answer? This mini-retreat via Zoom will help answer that question.

The Jesus Mark’s Gospel RevealsWritten 40 years after Jesus’s death, Mark’s Gospel addressed a community in spiritual crisis struggling with the question, “Who do you say that I am?” How will you answer? This mini-retreat via Zoom will help answer that question.

The Jesus Mark’s Gospel Reveals (Tuesday Evening)

February 9, 2021

Written 40 years after Jesus’s death, Mark’s Gospel addressed a community in spiritual crisis struggling with the question, “Who do you say that I am?” How will you answer? This mini-retreat via Zoom will help answer that question.