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  • Hispanic Retreat

    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...

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  • Catholic Ritual Retreat

    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...

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  • Silent Retreat: Finding God in All Things

    Silent Retreat: Finding God in All Things Spend the weekend 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, three conferences, Adoration,...

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  • Virtual Retreat: The Lord’s Prayer

    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...

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  • Retreat: The Easter Vigil’s Exultet

    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...

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  • Virtual Retreat: Entering the Sacred Mysteries

    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...

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  • Virtual Meditation Retreat on the Mysteries of the Rosary

    Virtual Meditation Retreat on the Mysteries of the Rosary Spend three evenings with us from wherever you are, for a virtual retreat. Fr. Roger Schmit, OSB, a Benedictine monk of Conception Abbey, will guide you through a reflective meditation on three...

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  • Harp Trio at Conception

    Conception Abbey will host a Christmas concert performed by a harp trio from Des Moines at 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 29, the Feast of the Holy Family. The concert will be featured in the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception and is free of charge....

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  • Calligraphy: Lettering the Word Beginner’s Retreat

    Calligraphy: Lettering the Word Beginner’s Retreat Introduction to the use of calligraphy as a means of Lectio Divina (Sacred Reading). Using the prayer practice of Lectio Divina participants will be lettering the words of Sacred Scripture from the...

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  • Holy Triduum Retreat

    Triduum: Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday Join our monastic and seminary community for the most sacred holy days of the year. Rich liturgies, daily retreat talks, a Seder meal, time for silence and a joyous Easter Vigil celebration...

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Fax: (660) 944-2885
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Conception, MO 64433
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