- D i s c e r n e m e n t R e t r e a t s -
“The true joy of those who are called consists in believing and experiencing that he, the Lord, is faithful,
and that with him we can walk, be disciples and witnesses of God’s love, open our hearts to great ideals, to great things.”
Pope Francis, message for the 51st World Day of Prayer for Vocations, May 11th 2014
[√ ] If you desire to live out a total and joyful self-gift for the Lord
[√ ] If you interested in both contemplative and apostolic life
[√ ] If you are attracted by a Marian and Eucharistic spirituality in the footsteps of St. Therese of Lisieux, lived out in 6 continents and 50 houses all over the world
[√ ] If you are between 18 and 30
We, the Community of the Beatitudes (Denver, CO), organize a Come and See Discernment Retreat three times a year, for young adults in the process of discerning their vocation (marriage, religious or priest, consecrated lay). This retreat involves 5 days of sharing our Community life, with daily prayer (personal and community prayer), teachings and daily spiritual guidance.
We know the beauty of the Lord’s call and are happy to help you discern what path of holiness is yours.
The dates for this coming year are:
- "Come and See" Week Ends (mandatory before a Discernement Retreat. Call us!) :
from Friday pm to Sunday after Lunch : September 16-18; October 29-30; November 19-20; January 20-22; April 22-23
- Discernement Retreats:
- December 2016: Friday, December 16th to Tuesday, December 20th
- May 2017: Tuesday, May 16th to Sunday, May 21 (after lunch)
The cost is $80 for the whole stay, with scholarships possible.
If you are interested, please fill in the Inquiry Form 2016(including writing the presentation letter) and mail or email it back to us as soon as possible at the following addresses:
Community of the Beatitudes
2924 W. 43rd Ave
Denver, CO 80211
Here is the inquiry form to download: Inquiry Form 2016
After we receive your form and your letter, we will get in touch with you. 🙂
God bless you!