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In the Footsteps of Jesus:  A Lenten Journey

Date: Saturday, March 7, 9am-Noon

When Jesus said, “Come, follow me” (Matthew 4:9), He wasn’t just talking to his apostles but to each and every one of us. Come learn how we might continue to follow in His footsteps during this holy season of Lent. Join us for this half day retreat with St. Joseph’s previous Associate Pastor, Fr. Charlie Krieg, CM on March 7th from 9am-Noon. Doors open at 8:30am and a light breakfast will be provided. Mass will be available at noon. Cost: $15. 

The Ultimate Love: A Retreat on the Eucharist & Prayer

Date: Friday, March 20, 9am-Noon

How does the Eucharist embody the love that Christ expressed on the Cross? And why is Lent a powerful time to enhance your prayer life? Come find out at the second of our Lenten Retreat Series. Join Shrine chaplains Fr. Daniel Mentesana, IVE and Fr. Ted Trinko, IVE on Friday, March 20 from 9am-Noon. Doors open at 8:30am and a light breakfast will be provided. All are welcome to stay after the retreat for confession and adoration from 12:15-1:15pm and Mass at 1:30pm. Cost: $15.

New Life In Christ: A Reflection On Dying To Self

Date: Friday, March 27, 9am-Noon

Venerable Fulton Sheen once wrote, “Unless there is a Good Friday in life, there can be no Easter Sunday.” Join us for this half day retreat with Dr. Ximena DeBroeck, Director of Catechetical and Pastoral Formation in the Archdiocese of Baltimore and Adjunct Professor of Sacred Scripture at Mount St. Mary’s Seminary, on Friday, March 27th from 9am-Noon as we reflect on how death is an invitation to eternal life. Doors open at 8:30am and a light breakfast will be provided. All are invited to stay afterwards for daily Adoration & Confession from 12:15pm-1:15pm with Mass at 1:30pm. Cost: $15.

Your retreat or pilgrimage should be an enriching experience for your group, as well as easy for you to plan. We understand the demands placed on parish and diocesan staff and have made our planning process simpler to meet your needs. At the Shrine, we host retreats for groups from all over the U.S and Canada, and we are happy to work with you on your group’s specific needs. Click the button below to learn more.