Pace e Bene! (Peace and all good!)
The Portiuncula Franciscan Hermitage and Retreat Center has currently scheduled the following
There appears to be a growing interest in the monastic life among people of all lifestyles, and no wonder! For centuries, the monastic life has provided monks and nuns with disciplines and practices aimed at helping them maintain balanced, healthy and centered lifestyles while they "prefer nothing to Christ!" But these practices are not only for monks! Join us as we explore practices such as silence, prayer, simplicity, solitude and celebration, and the benefits they have for all our lives.
Book your weekend "Come to the Quiet" retreat right away...spaces are limited!
On January 6, 2001, at the end of the Jubilee Year 2000, Pope John Paul II published Novo Millennio Inuente, his vision of dynamic Catholic life for the new millennium, calling for the whole world to reconnect with the mystical tradition, mentioning specifically Catherine of Siena, Teresa of Avila, John of the Cross and Therese of Lisieux.
Cost: $110.00 (includes room and meals)
Portiuncula Franciscan Hermitage
P.O. Box 114
Richmond, IN 47375-0114