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Summer Listings - Retreats

...Spirituality”, strengthening the roots of our spiritual life; director: Fr. Diarmuid O’Murchu MSC. July 14-19: “Jesus and the Women of the Gospels: Traveling Together on the Path of Discipleship”, Jesus’ encounters with women in various accounts of the gospels; director: Sr. Wendy Cotter CSJ. July 28-August 2: “Christ, the Living Heart of the Cosmos”, offering reflections and practices for deepened participation in ecospirituality; director: Sr. Mary Frohlich RSCJ.


PLACE: Manna House of Prayer, Concordia, KS
TIME: June 23-30, 2019
DESCRIPTION: The Poetry of Lacemaking. In this week we will allow lace making to nudge us into contemplative space as we create beauty at one with the Divine Artist. We will also take time to consider God’s loving creativity in our lives through poetry—our own and that of others. Each day will include instruction in bobbin lace making, daily communal prayer and communal conversation, as well as daily spiritual input and a reflection guide for personal prayer. Email:

PLACE: Manna House of Prayer, Concordia, KS
DATES: June 9-15, 2019
DESCRIPTION: Dancing within the Heart of the Holy One. Retreat Director: Linda Neil, CSJ.The Holy One dances throughout the cosmos in three-fold splendor. Creation, clothed in majesty mirrors Divine love and compassion, inviting us into relationship. This retreat will call us to deeper awareness and participation in the dance of living and loving. Each morning we will engage in a reflective presentation that will prayerfully weave our daily theme with art, music, literature, scripture and even dance! Email:

PLACE :Manna House of Prayer, Concordia, KS
DATES: July 5-12, 2019
DESCRIPTION: Roots, Charism, and Mission - A Retreat with Jean-Pierre Médaille, S.J. co-founder of the Sisters of St. Joseph.  Retreat Director: Marcia Allen, CSJ. A Retreat for Sisters, Associates, All who are part of “The Family of Joseph” AND who are desiring a deeper relationship with God through a deeper exploration of the meaning of the CSSJ charism and mission. We will let Jean Pierre Médaille lead us. Bring copies of the Maxims of the Little Institute, Maxims of Perfection, The Primitive Constitutions and the Règlements/ Eucharistic Letter. Email:

PLACE: Marillac Center, Sisters of Charity, Leavenworth, Kansas
DATES: Summer and Fall 2019
DESCRIPTION: Perfect setting on spacious grounds for solitude, reflection and prayer, musicians enhance daily Eucharist, private rooms/bath. May 28 – June 4, 2019 – Come Follow Me–Jesus who Calls Us ––Wendy Cotter, CSJ. Directed Retreats: May 28 – June 4th and September 23- October 2, 2019 Silent Days for Retreat – September 28-29, 2019 Private Retreats may be scheduled year round. , 913758-6552


PLACE: St. Paul of the Cross Retreat and Conference Center, Detroit, MI
DATES: Year round
DESCRIPTION: Experience renewal and restoration minutes from the heart...