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SPM Retreat Invite

SPM Retreat Invite

Dear Alumni of St. Francis de Sales School for Pastoral Ministry,

Advent blessings!  If you are hungering for a deeper encounter with Jesus Christ, then consider joining us for our annual retreat on Saturday, January 13.  We have an inspiring day planned!    

The theme of the SPM retreat is “Contemplative Study" and "Contemplare, contemplata, aliis tradere"

The Retreat Director is Rev. Gabriel T. Mosher, O.P.

Where: Holy Names High School, 4660 Harbord Drive, in the Oakland Hills.

Cost: $30.

The Schedule:

8:00-8:30 a.m.        Registration and Coffee in the Cafeteria 

9:00  a.m.               Brief welcome.  Introduction.  (Auditorium)

9:15  a.m.               1st Lecture : Contemplative Study

10:30  a.m.             Break. Confession available in Chapel until 11:25 am. 

11:30am                  Mass

12:30pm                 Benediction and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament 

12:30-1:45pm         Adoration of Blessed Sacrament, Rosary, etc and Lunch

1:45  p.m.                2nd Lecture: The Application of Contemplation “Contemplare, contemplata, aliis tradere”

2:45  p.m.                Short Break

2:55pm                    Closing Discussion or Finishing of Lecture

3:30  p.m.                Wine and Cheese Reception in the Social Salon


Register on-line below

Alumni you are invited back to participate in the SPM day of retreat. I hope that you will take advantage of this valuable opportunity. ~ Fr. Alexander Castillo, Director

For more information, contact Sandra Martinez at 510-267-8371 or  [email protected]