Tag: retreat

Local Catholic retreat to offer healing, mercy for vets

ORLANDO | Recognizing that all kinds of organizations help veterans, two veterans, both Catholics, hope an inaugural retreat will display the Catholic Church’s desire to help veterans in need of comfort, support, healing and mercy. San Pedro Spiritual Development Center in Winter Park will offer the Reconciling Veterans Retreat Saturday, Nov. 9. The daylong event… Read more »

U.S. bishops take part in weeklong retreat about clergy sex abuse crisis

WASHINGTON | The U.S. Catholic bishops are taking part in a closed-door retreat Jan. 2-8 at Mundelein Seminary at the University of St. Mary of the Lake near Chicago to prayerfully consider ways to rebuild trust over the clergy sex abuse crisis. “We are honored to welcome the bishops of the United States to Mundelein… Read more »

Ring in the New Year with a retreat

NORTH PALM BEACH | New Year’s Eve is celebrated around the world with fireworks and social gatherings with sparkly decorations and fancy food and drinks, but in one little corner of the Diocese of Palm Beach, people quietly ring in the New Year with Jesus Christ at the center of festivities. “We haven’t missed one,”… Read more »

Retreat opens students’ eyes

Immokalee | When a group of 21 St. John Neumann Catholic High School students talk about what they did for their summer vacation, they will each have compelling stories to tell. For one week they opted to start their summer by being part of the Immokalee Service Week. This is the fourth year that a… Read more »

Retreat inspires young Catholics to make time for God

VENICE | More than 80 youth opened their hearts to the loving word of God for 48 hours and left the retreat inspired and motivated to spread the good news. The high school youth participated in the annual Diocese-hosted NET Ministries (National Evangelization Team based in Minnesota) retreat on the weekend of April 6-8 at… Read more »