Types of Retreats

The Holy Redeemer Retreat Center offers a variety of different types of retreat experiences. The Redemptorist staff, here at the Retreat Center, is able to design and provide a retreat experience to meet the needs of any group or individual that comes here. Below are the different types of spiritual retreats led by the Redemptorist retreat staff.

 

Theme Retreats
The Redemptorist retreat staff will, at the request of a group, design and conduct a spiritual retreat experience based on a specific theme that will address a specific spiritual need a group may have.

 

Creation Retreats
this is a spiritual experience, conducted by the Redemptorist staff, that uses the richness of creation to offer people an opportunity to discover the practice of contemplative prayer. The Retreat Center offers 3 types of contemplative retreats:

Discovering Contemplative Prayer, this is a 3 day retreat for people, who for the first time, are coming to discover what contemplative prayer is, and to learn the practice of contemplative prayer.

Creation & God, this is a more intense 3day directed spiritual experience for people who have had experience with contemplative prayer.

Alone with God, the Retreat Center offers a 7 day directed spiritual experience for those people with a well formed practice of contemplative prayer.

Solitude of the Heart, the Retreat Center offers a 14 day directed spiritual experience for those people who desire a much deeper experience of contemplative prayer.

 

Meditation Retreats
this is a 3 day spiritual experience, conducted by the Redemptorist staff, that offers people an opportunity to discover, learn, and incorporate the practice of meditation in their lives.

 

 

Individual Retreats
the Retreat Center offers 2 types of individual retreats: private & directed. The length of individual retreats are determined by the individual. The Redemptorist staff serve as spiritual guides for directed retreats.

 

Day of Spiritual Renewal
this is conducted by the Redemptorist staff for church groups and other pilgrims who wish to come for a Day of Prayer & Meditation, which culminates in a celebration of the Eucharist.

 

Blessed Sacrament Vigil
every 1st Friday the Retreat Center host an all night vigil before the Blessed Sacrament, in the prayer & meditation room. The Vigil finishes with a celebration of the Eucharist the next morning.

 

Fountain of Life
Every 2nd Thursday of the month the Retreat Center Prayer Group and other pilgrims come for a Day of Prayer & Meditation which culminates in a celebration of the Eucharist.

 

 

 

A Day with Mary
this is conducted by the Redemptorist staff for church groups and other pilgrims who wish to come for a Day of Intercessory Prayer & devotion to Mary, the Mother of God, this day culminates in a celebration of the Eucharist.

 

 

The Spirituality of Aging
As we get older, our focus in life changes, our priorities change, our concerns & issues change, our experience of God changes. This 3 day retreat is conducted by the Redemptorist retreat staff for people who wish to understand and explore a spirituality that speaks to their current stage of life experience.