Francis House of Prayer



We offer monthly series from September to May on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius, contemplative prayer and on St. John of the Cross and Teresa of Avila and many others.


P.O. Box 392, Rancocas, NJ 08073
Sister Marcy  Springer, SSJ, Director

our 45th year

Mission Statement

Francis House of Prayer serves the people of the Diocese of Trenton and beyond by providing a contemplative environment for ongoing spiritual growth through prayer, spiritual direction, retreats and programs that foster a deepening relationship with God, self, others and the world.


Spiritual direction is available on request at Francis House of Prayer. Please call 609-877-0509. We also offer a 3-year intern program for spiritual directors.

Francis House of Prayer in New Jersey


Francis House of Prayer is surrounded by stately trees and 100 acres of working soybean farm. The retreat grounds include many peaceful outdoor and indoor areas for contemplation and prayer.