Francis House of Prayer

TrenTON DIOCESAN SPIRITUAL CENTER

January
 

2          Setting the Direction for 2019
 3          The Transforming Power of Contemplation
 4          Friday Morning Retreat
             Teilhard Reading Group
             Julian of Norwich
             Spiritual Reading Group
 5          Living Contemplatively
 6          SSJ Formation
             Volunteers’ Christmas Party
 7          Artist’s Way, Part I
 8          Intern Group
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
 9          Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Following the Mystics
10         The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
11         Practicing Peace
11-13    9 Paths to Wholeness & Holiness
14         Artist’s Way, Part II
             How the Ordinary Becomes Extraordinary
             Cosmic Christ
15         Enrichment Program for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
16         Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
17         Intern Class
             Peer Group Supervision
18         A Taste of Beauty, Truth & Goodness
18-20    Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
20         SSJ Associates
20-27    7-Day Silent Directed Retreat
28         Mondays with Merton
             Pastors’ Retreat
             Artist’s Way, Part I
29         God Beyond All Names
             Four Women Mystics
31         The Transforming Power of Contemplation

February

   1         Friday Morning Retreat
             Teilhard Reading Group
             Julian of Norwich
             Spiritual Reading Group
  2         Living Contemplatively
  3         SSJ Formation
  4         The Artist’s Way, Part II
             Cosmic Christ
  5         Intern Group
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
  6         Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Following the Mystics
  7         The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision
  8         The Gift of Life
8-10      Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
 11        Artist’s Way, Part I
             Delight In God With St. Hildegard
             God’s Love Unfolds
             Parish Retreat
12         Enrichment Program for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
13         Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
14         Intern Program
             Valentine’s Evening for Couples
15         The Gift of Life               
15-17    The Contemplative Approach to Spiritual Direction               
18-24    6 Day Retreat - full
25         Mondays with Merton
             Pastors’ Retreat
             The Artist’s Way, Part I
26         4 Women Mystics
28         The Transforming Power of Contemplation

March

   1         Friday Morning Retreat
             Teilhard Reading Group
             Julian of Norwich            
             Spiritual Reading Group
  2         Living Contemplatively
  3         SSJ Formation
             Wise & Holy Women
  4         Artist’s Way, Part II
             Cosmic Christ
  5         Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
  6         Ash Wednesday Retreat
  7         The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision
             Lenten Retreat Evening
  8         The Maturing of Your Soul
8-10      Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
10         SSJ Associates/Growing into Compassion
11         Artist’s Way, Part I
             Delight in God
             God’s Love Unfolds
             The Passion & The Cross
12         Enrichment Program for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
13         Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Following the Mystics
             Maintaining Interior Peace
             Sacred Darkness
14         Intern Class
             Peer Group Supervision
15         That We May Be One
15-17    Centering Prayer Weekend
18         More Beautiful Than Before
20         Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
21         The Transforming Power of Contemplation
22         Darkness in the Spiritual Life
23         RCIA Retreat – St. Joan of Arc
24         Women’s Retreat
25         Mondays with Merton
             Pastors’ Retreat
             Artist’s Way, Part I
26         4 Women Mystics
27          7 Last Words of Christ
             Maintaining Interior Peace
             Sacred Darkness
       
April

1           Artist’s Way, Part II
             Cosmic Christ
2           Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
3           Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
4           The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision
5           Friday Morning Retreat
             Teilhard Reading Group
             Julian of Norwich
             Spiritual Reading Group
6           Living Contemplatively
7           Women’s Retreat
8           Artist’s Way, Part I
             Delight in God with St. Hildegard
             God’s Love Unfolds
9           Enrichment Program for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
10         Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Following the Mystics
             Maintaining Interior Peace
             Sacred Darkness
11         Intern Groups
12         The Maturing of Your Soul
13         RCIA – St. Gregory Parish
14         SSJ Formation
16         Women Mystics
18-20    Triduum
22         Care for Earth
26         Finding God in Creation
26-28    Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
28         SSJ Associates                
29         Artist’s Way, Part I
30         Finding God in Creation

May

1           Personal Retreat Day
2           The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
3           Mindfulness & Contemplation
             Teilhard Reading Group
3-5        Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
6           Artist’s Way, Part II
             Cosmic Christ
7           Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
8           Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Following the Mystics
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
             The Impact of God
9           Thoughts Matter
10         Friday Morning Retreat
             Julian of Norwich
             Spiritual Reading Group
11         Living Contemplatively
12         SSJ Formation
13         Parish Retreat, St. Damien
             Mondays with Merton
             God’s Love Unfolds
             Artist’s Way, Part I
14         Enrichment Program for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
             Four Women Mystics
15         The Art of Listening
             The Impact of God
16         Intern Class
             Peer Group Supervision
17         The Maturing of Your Soul
17-19    Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
19         SSJ Associates
19-24    5-Day Teilhard Retreat
24-25    Cleaning Party
29         The Impact of God
30         Intern Certification

June

2            SSJ Formation
3            Artist’s Way, Part I
4            Intern Groups
              Classics on Contemplative Prayer
5            Personal Retreat Day
              Monthly Spiritual Exercises
9            45th Anniversary of Francis House
11          Four Women Mystics
12-19     7 Day Silent Directed Retreat
22-29     SSJ Chapter

7-DAY SUMMER RETREATS

June

6/12–19            7–Day Silent Directed Retreat

July

7/1 – 8              7–Day Silent Directed Retreat
7/10 – 17          7–Day Silent Directed Retreat

August

8/4 – 11           7–Day Centering Prayer Retreat
8/15 – 21         7–Day Silent Directed Retreat

Calendar of Events

JANUARY - AUGUST 2019