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Dec
11
Fri
Retreat: Christmas, the Birth of the Child-King @ Conception Abbey
Dec 11 – Dec 13 all-day

Retreat: Christmas, the Birth of the Child-King

(VIRTUAL ONLY)

The soft, gentle story of Christmas touches the hearts of many, but the reality is that the birth of Christ comes at a time of violence and threat. Beginning with the Old Testament stories and figures, you will take a journey of looking deeper at how the Child-King overcomes the expectations of the world to bring about a rebirth in the Kingdom of God. Led by Fr. Etienne Huard, OSB

This retreat will be given in virtual format only. To register for the virtual option, fill out the form below.

Price: $25 per computer connection or household. A link to the retreat will be emailed following registration.

 

Dec
30
Wed
Annual New Year’s Retreat (Stepping Stones into 2021) @ Conception Abbey
Dec 30 2020 – Jan 1 2021 all-day

Annual New Year’s Retreat

(VIRTUAL ONLY)

Finding our footing will continue to be a challenge as we move into 2021. The retreat will invite you to follow stepping stones across the rushing water of day to day activities. Set your feet upon stepping stones of prayer, relationships, hospitality, balance, and many others. Led by Fr. Daniel Petsche, OSB

This retreat will be given in virtual format only. To register for the virtual option, fill out the form below.

Price: $25 per computer connection or household. A link to the retreat will be emailed following registration.

 

Jan
15
Fri
Retreat: The Lord’s Prayer @ Conception Abbey
Jan 15 – Jan 17 all-day

Retreat: The Lord’s Prayer

(VIRTUAL ONLY)

How often has this traditional prayer taught to us by Jesus been recited with little thought of the powerful meaning of each line? Take time to reflectively grasp the deep spiritual meaning of this prayer that is prayed so often and by so many every day. Led by Fr. Roger Schmit, OSB

This retreat will be given in virtual format only. To register for the virtual option, fill out the form below.

Price: $25 per computer connection or household. A link to the retreat will be emailed following registration.

 

Jan
22
Fri
Retreat: Entering the Sacred Mysteries @ Conception Abbey
Jan 22 – Jan 24 all-day

Retreat: Entering the Sacred Mysteries

Reflections on and analysis/explanation of the various elements that make up the Liturgy of the Word and the Liturgy of the Eucharist, so as to enhance and deepen our full and active participation in the Sacred Mysteries. Led by Br. Cyprian Langlois, OSB

At this time, it is the plan for this retreat to be given in virtual format as well as in person at Conception Abbey, where guests can stay in St Gabriel Guest House. This is subject to change based on Covid-19 safety precautions in the coming months. To register for the in-person retreat, contact guests@conception.edu. To register for the virtual option, fill out the form below.

Prices:
Virtual retreat: $25 per computer connection or household. A link to the retreat will be emailed following registration.
Overnight: $180 single room, $165/person for a shared room with a spouse or member of the same household.

 

Jan
29
Fri
Silent Retreat: Finding God in All Things @ Conception Abbey
Jan 29 – Jan 31 all-day

Silent Retreat: Finding God in All Things

Spend the weekend on learning how to find God in the midst of a noisy and busy life, in anxieties and suffering, and in your everyday routines. The weekend includes personal prayer time, Eucharistic, three conferences, Adoration, and the Sacrament of Reconciliation. Led by Fr. Paul Sheller, OSB

At this time, it is the plan for this retreat to be given in virtual format as well as in person at Conception Abbey, where guests can stay in St Gabriel Guest House. This is subject to change based on Covid-19 safety precautions in the coming months. To register for the in-person retreat, contact guests@conception.edu. To register for the virtual option, fill out the form below.

Prices:
Virtual retreat: $25 per computer connection or household. A link to the retreat will be emailed following registration.
Overnight: $180 single room, $165/person for a shared room with a spouse or member of the same household.

 

Feb
12
Fri
Catholic Ritual Retreat @ Conception Abbey
Feb 12 – Feb 14 all-day

Catholic Ritual: Collective, Formal, Performative, Formative, Transformative

Reflections and analysis of the treasure of our Catholic ritual tradition as based in Community, as formal rites that teach us and form us, and ultimately transform us, in our Catholic faith. Led by Br. Cyprian Langlois, OSB

At this time, it is the plan for this retreat to be given in virtual format as well as in person at Conception Abbey, where guests can stay in St Gabriel Guest House. This is subject to change based on Covid-19 safety precautions in the coming months. To register for the in-person retreat, contact guests@conception.edu. To register for the virtual option, fill out the form below.

Prices:
Virtual retreat: $25 per computer connection or household. A link to the retreat will be emailed following registration.
Overnight: $180 single room, $165/person for a shared room with a spouse or member of the same household.

 

Mar
26
Fri
Retreat: The Easter Vigil’s Exultet @ Conception Abbey
Mar 26 – Mar 28 all-day

Catholic Ritual: Collective, Formal, Performative, Formative, Transformative

The Exultet is one of the most evocative and poetic hymns of praise in the liturgy, giving thanks and praise for God’s saving activity through both night and light. An excellent opportunity to bring your RCIA groups to this weekend to enrich their upcoming Easter Vigil experience. You will also be able to participate in the Palm Sunday Liturgy at the Abbey. Led by Br. Thomas Sullivan, OSB

At this time, it is the plan for this retreat to be given in virtual format as well as in person at Conception Abbey, where guests can stay in St Gabriel Guest House. This is subject to change based on Covid-19 safety precautions in the coming months. To register for the in-person retreat, contact guests@conception.edu. To register for the virtual option, fill out the form below.

Prices:
Virtual retreat: $25 per computer connection or household. A link to the retreat will be emailed following registration.
Overnight: $180 single room, $165/person for a shared room with a spouse or member of the same household.

 

Apr
30
Fri
Hispanic Retreat @ Conception Abbey
Apr 30 – May 2 all-day

Hispanic Retreat

The retreat will be in Spanish and touch upon themes centered on the liturgy and prayer. Watch the website for more details as we work with Hispanic ministers to develop an enriching weekend.

At this time, it is the plan for this retreat to be given in virtual format as well as in person at Conception Abbey, where guests can stay in St Gabriel Guest House. This is subject to change based on Covid-19 safety precautions in the coming months. To register for the in-person retreat, contact guests@conception.edu. To register for the virtual option, fill out the form below.

Prices:
Virtual retreat: $25 per computer connection or household. A link to the retreat will be emailed following registration.
Overnight: $180 single room, $165/person for a shared room with a spouse or member of the same household.

 

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