WOMEN’S DISCERNMENT WEEKEND HYBRID RETREAT FOR AGES 18-35

February 11-13, 2022
St. Lawrence the Martyr Parish Santa Clara, CA

The retreat will include:
– Practical prayer tools
– Talks (in English and Spanish)
– Mass & Holy Hour
– Resources and spiritual tools in discerning marriage or consecrated life
– Opportunity for Q&A with sisters and married couples (in English and Spanish)
– Conversation with your sisters in Christ.

Sign up: Fill out the interest form here and we will contact you. If you do not hear back from us within a few days, please email vocations@dsj.org.

Sisters and the Religious to the Consecrated Life of the Diocese of San Jose make a radical choice to follow Jesus’ call to be His servant-leaders. Their lives of joyful sacrifice bring to the people of Silicon Valley the message of Jesus Christ that: I am the resurrection and the life; whoever believes in me, even if he dies, will live! (John 11:25).

Cost:  Retreat is free. Repeat retreatants welcome!

Requirements: Single Catholic female, 18 years and older, recommended by any of the priest in the Diocese of San José.

Agenda

Friday

5-6:00PM REGISTRATION
6:00PM     WELCOME & INTRODUCTION
6:30PM     ICEBREAK
7:00PM     DINNER
7:30PM    TALK #1
8:00PM    SHARE YOUR HOPES
8:30PM    PRACTICE FOR LITURGY OF THE HOURS
8:45PM    HOLY HOUR
9:15PM    NIGHT PRAYER
9:30PM    SILENCE TIME

 

Saturday

7:00AM MORNING PRAYER
7:30AM BREAKFAST
8:00AM  TALK #2
9:00AM MASS
9:45AM BREAK
10:15AM TALK #3
11:15AM DISCUSSION QUESTIONS
12:00PM LUNCH
1:00PM- SILENCE TIME “DESERT”
3:00PM WALK TO EMMAUS
5:00PM BREAK
5:30PM HOLY HOUR
6:00PM EVENING PRAYER
6:30PM DINNER
7:30PM PRAY THE ROSARY OUTSIDE
8:00PM MOVIE, EJ: ST CLARE
10:00PM NIGHT PRAYER

 

 

 

 

Sunday

7:00AM MORNING PRAYER & ADORATION
8:30AM LIGHT BREAKFAST
9:00AM TALK #4
10:00AM CONFESSION
11:00AM MASS
12:00PM LUNCH
1:00PM DEPARTURE

 

 

 

Other Retreats for Women in the Bay Area

Daughters of Charity, Los Altos Hills, CA

Visit with us and learn about the Daughters of Charity while listening to how God is calling you.
For single Catholic women ages 18-40
For more information contact Sister Lisa Laguna, D.C.

More info and other retreats: http://daughters-of-charity.com/retreats/

 

 

Dominican Nuns, Menlo Park, CA

These retreat days are for those discerning their vocations and offer an opportunity to experience a bit of the charism of Dominican cloistered life.  Sessions provide information and tools useful for discernment.  Opportunities are also given for one-on-one meetings, opportunities for Q&A with the nuns, and to hear some of the nuns’ vocation stories.

Cost: There is no cost for a “Come and See” Day, but donations are welcome.  To register, please complete the Registration Request on the website.

Website: https://www.opnunsmenlo.org/retreat-days

 

 

SPIRITUAL EXERCISES FOR WOMEN
Servants of the Lord and the Virgin of Matará, Santa Clara, CA

Contact Our Lady of Peace Church and Shrine: https://www.olop-shrine.org