Francis House of Prayer

TrenTON DIOCESAN SPIRITUAL CENTER

January
 2         Setting the Direction for 2020
 3          Friday Morning Retreat
             Teilhard Reading Group
             Spiritual Reading Group
 4          Living Contemplatively
 6          Monthly Bible Study
             The Universal Christ
             Jesus, A Pilgrimage
 7          Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
 8          Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
 9          The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision
10-12   Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
12         Welcome to Our New Home
13         Simplifying Life Cleaning Up & Out
14         Enrichment for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
15         Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Julian of Norwich
16         Intern Class
17         Melt the Frozen, Warm the Chill
17-19    Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
19         SSJ Associates
21         Discovering the Cosmic Christ
23-24    Contemplative Creativity
27         Mondays with Merton
28         Confessions of St. Augustine
29         God Pursues Us
             Enrichment for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
31         Delight in God with St. Hildegard

February
  1          St. Joan of Arc Parish, RCIA Retreat
  3          Monthly Bible Study
             The Universal Christ      
             Jesus, A Pilgrimage
  4          Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
  5         Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
  6          The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision
  7          Friday Morning Retreat
             Teilhard Reading Group
             Spiritual Reading Group
  8         Living Contemplatively
10         A Long Loving Look at the Real
11         Enrichment for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
12         Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Julian of Norwich
13         Intern Class
14         Valentine’s Evening for Couples
16         SSJ Associates
16-23    7-Day Silent Directed Retreat
19         Enrichment for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
24         Meeting Christ in Prayer
             Mondays with Merton
25         Confessions of St. Augustine
26         Ash Wednesday Retreat
27         Love Your Neighbor As You Love Yourself
28         The Sacred Space of Lent
28-3/1   Centering Prayer Weekend Retreat

March
  1         Welcome to Our New Home
  2         Delight in God with St. Hildegard
             Monthly Bible Study
             The Universal Christ
             Jesus, A Pilgrimage
   3        Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
  4          Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
  5         The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision
  6          Friday Morning Retreat
             Teilhard Reading Group
             Spiritual Reading Group
  7          Living Contemplatively
  8          Love Costs Everything
  9          Meeting Christ in Prayer
10         Enrichment for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
11         Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Julian of Norwich
             The Passion and The Cross
12         Intern Class
             The Grace of “In-Between”
13         The Maturing of Your Soul
13-15    Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
15         Beauty Will Save the World
             SSJ Associates
16         Meeting Christ in Prayer
17         God’s Grace Can Set You Free
18         May Christ Live in Your Heart
             Enrichment for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
20         Meditation on the Way of the Cross
20-22    9 Paths to Wholeness & Holiness            
23         Meeting Christ in Prayer
             Mondays with Merton
24         God’s Grace Can Set You Free
             The Gift of Life & Life Eternal
             Confessions of St. Augustine
26-27    Tending To God’s Affection For You
27         7 Last Words of Christ
28         St. Gregory the Great, RCIA Retreat
29         A Fresh Look at the Sacraments
30         Meeting Christ in Prayer
             Monthly Bible Study
             The Universal Christ
             Jesus, A Pilgrimage
31         God’s Grace Can Set You Free
             The Gift of Life & Life Eternal

April
  1          Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
  2          The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision
  3          Friday Morning Retreat
             Teilhard Reading Group
             Spiritual Reading Group
  4          Living Contemplatively
  7          Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
  8          Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Julian of Norwich
9-11      Triduum
16         Intern Class
17         The Maturing of Your Soul
18         St. John the Baptist Parish Retreat
20         Meeting Christ in Prayer
             Mondays with Merton
21         Enrichment for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
             Confessions of St. Augustine
22         Contemplating God In Nature
             Enrichment for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
23         Our Search For Meaning
             Assumption Church – Parish Retreat
24         5 Short Ways To Pray
24-26    Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
27         Meeting Christ in Prayer
             Monthly Bible Study
             The Universal Christ
             Jesus, A Pilgrimage
28         Thoughts Matter
29         Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
30         The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision

May
1           Friday Morning Retreat
             Teilhard Reading Group
             Spiritual Reading Group
2           Living Contemplatively  
4           Meeting Christ In Prayer
5           Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
6           Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Julian of Norwich
7           The Miracle of a Mother’s Prayer
7-8        Re-Imagining Life, Adjusting to Change
8-10      Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
10         Welcome to Our New Home
11         Wander into the Wild
12         Growing Older Gracefully
13         Enrichment for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
14         Intern Class
15         The Maturing of Your Soul
15-17    Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
17         SSJ Associates
18         Monthly Bible Study
             The Universal Christ
             Jesus, A Pilgrimage
19         Enrichment for Spiritual Directors
             Peer Group Supervision
             Confessions of St. Augustine
20         Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
              Discernment Course
21         The 12 Steps
             Honoring Your Contemplative Soul
             St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision
22-23    Annual Cleaning Party
24-28    4-Day: Images of God in Teilhard/Merton
29         Friday Morning Retreat
             Teilhard Reading Group
             Spiritual Reading Group
30         Living Contemplatively

June
  2          Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
  3          Personal Retreat Day
  4          Intern Certification
10         Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             Julian of Norwich


SUMMER RETREATS
June
6/14 – 21            7–Day Silent Directed Retreat
July
7/8 – 15              7–Day Silent Directed Retreat
7/16 – 20            4–Day Silent Directed Retreat
7/22 – 26            4–Day Silent Directed Retreat
7/28 – 31            3–Day Silent Directed Retreat
August
8/2 – 9                7–Day Centering Prayer Retreat
8/14 – 8/16         Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
8/19 – 26            7–Day Silent Directed Retreat

Calendar of Events

JANUARY - AUGUST 2020