Typical Retreat Experiences

Day of Recollection 8:45 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.

Typical Schedule

8:45 - Arrival/Coffee & rolls - Opportunity for Sacrament of Reconciliation
9:30 - Conference
11:00 - Eucharist/homily
12:00 - Noon Meal
1:30 - Conference - Opportunity for Sacrament of Reconciliation
2:45 - Rosary or Stations
3:45 - Holy Hour with Conference
5:00 - Evening meal

Typical Weekend Schedule

Friday

4:00 - Confessions (if possible)
6:00 - Supper
8:00 - Eucharist/homily (Fatima Chapel) - Sacrament of Reconciliation

Saturday

6:45-8:45 - Pick-up Breakfast
9:00 - Morning Prayer (Fatima Chapel)
9:15 - Conference (Fatima Chapel) - Sacrament of Reconciliation
10:30 - Rosary (Fatima Chapel)
11:00 - Eucharist/homily (Fatima Chapel)
12:00 - Noon Meal

Extended quiet time: An invitation to meet God in a special way…Please no talking in the rooms or halls.

2:00 - Sacrament of Reconciliation
3:00 - Conference (Fatima Chapel) - Sacrament of Reconciliation
4:30 - Vespers with Benedictine Nuns - (Cor Jesu Chapel)
5:30 - Supper
7:00 - Question Box (Lounge)
8:15 - Holy Hour / Conference (Fatima Chapel)
(all night adoration when group is large enough)

Sunday

6:45-8:45 - Pick-up Breakfast
9:00 - Morning Prayer (Fatima Chapel)
9:15 - Conference (Fatima Chapel)
(when there is all night adoration, Benediction combined with conference)
11:00 - Eucharist/homily (Fatima Chapel) - Blessing of Religious Articles
12:00 - Noon Meal - Departure

Day of Recollection 8:45 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Typical Schedule

8:45 - Arrival/Coffee & rolls - Opportunity for Sacrament of Reconciliation
9:30 - Conference
11:00 - Eucharist/homily
12:00 - Lunch
1:30 - Conference or Question Box
3:00 - Holy Hour

Evening of Recollection

3:45 p.m. - Exposition of Blessed Sacrament - Opportunity for the Sacrament of Reconciliation
4:45 p.m. - Rosary
5:10 p.m. - Conference/ Benediction  
6:00 p.m. - Dinner (retreat dining room)
7:15 p.m. - Conference (Fatima Chapel)
8:00 p.m. - Eucharist with homily (Fatima Chapel)