This weekend is being offered by Fr. Jason Smith, a Legionary of Christ priest. The retreat is based on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola and is comprised of guided meditations, private reflection, Mass, opportunities for Confession and spiritual direction. The retreat focuses on the gospels and the fullness of the Catholic faith, opening the soul to the transforming power of grace.
Date November 4-6, 2016
Time Friday at 6pm to Sunday after 12:45pm Mass
Location Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral – Parish House
263 Mulberry Street, New York, NY 10012
Questions? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Co-sponsored by Regnum Christi, Legionaries of Christ and St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What can I expect to happen on retreat?
You will have guided meditations as well as time for private reflection, daily Mass and the opportunity for Confession & spiritual direction with a Legionary of Christ priest.
Is it hard to be silent the entire weekend?
You will have an opportunity to talk with others at Friday night’s dinner and with a priest during spiritual direction. The silence will provide you with the opportunity to be open to the gentle promptings of the Holy Spirit.
What should I bring?
Bring your Bible and we will provide a retreat booklet with room for taking notes.
Aren’t retreats just for holy people?
Retreats are not just for holy people; quite the opposite! When was the last time you spent in prayer? Is your prayer life dry? Are you looking for purpose in your life? Regardless of where you are in your personal spiritual journey, spiritual exercises will be a life changing experience!