Francis House of Prayer

TrenTON DIOCESAN SPIRITUAL CENTER

January
2           Setting the Direction for 2017
3           Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
4           Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
5           The Grace & Virtue of Resilience
6           Friday Morning Retreat
             Intern Supervision
             Spiritual Reading Group
7           Living Contemplatively
8           St. Joseph University Retreat
9           Rules for Discernment
9, 30     The Ignatian Adventure
9-11      SSJ Retreat
12, 19   Glorify God by Improving Your Health
12         Intern Class
13        Teilhard Reading Group
13-15   Mid-Life Directions Retreat
17         A Year of Grace and Prayer
             Peer Group Supervision
18         Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             St. Thérèse of Lisieux
19         St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision
20         Dropping The Struggle
20-22   Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
22         SSJ Associates
22-29   7–Day Silent Directed Retreat
30         The Artist’s Way
31         The Trap of Perfectionism

February
1         Personal Retreat Day
           Monthly Spiritual Exercises
           Discernment Course
2         Intern Class
2, 9     Glorify God by Improving Your Health
3         Friday Morning Retreat
           Intern Supervision
           Spiritual Reading Group
4         Living Contemplatively
4         A February Fest
5         Calling All Millennials
6,13,20,27  The Artist’s Way
6        Rules for Discernment
7        Intern Groups
          Classics on Contemplative Prayer
8        Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
          St. Thérèse of Lisieux
9        How Can I Help My Children Believe?
          St. John of the Cross
10-12  Silent Directed Weekend Retreat                                        
13       The Artist’s Way
13,27  The Ignatian Adventure
14     A Year of Grace and Prayer
         Peer Group Supervision
14     The Joy of Love
15     “The Wisdom Years”
17      Teilhard Reading Group

18      Diocese of Camden Retreat
19-26   7–Day Retreat

March

1           Ash Wednesday Retreat
2           Thoughts Matter
3           Friday Morning Retreat
             Intern Supervision
             Spiritual Reading Group
4           Living Contemplatively
5           Women’s Retreat
6, 13, 20, 27  The Artist’s Way
6           Rules for Discernment
6, 13, 27 Glorify God by Improving Your Health
7           Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
8           Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
9           The Human Condition
             St. John of the Cross
             Peer Group Supervision
10-12   Centering Prayer Weekend
12         SSJ Associates          
13, 27   The Ignatian Adventure
14         A Year of Grace and Prayer
             Peer Group Supervision
15         Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             St. Thérèse of Lisieux
16         Intern Class
17        Teilhard Reading Group

             Finding God in Times of Loneliness
             Intern Supervision
18         RCIA Retreat, St. Joan’s
22         Made in the Image and Likeness of God
23        The Loving-Kindness Prayer
24        St. Joseph the Worker Group
24-26   Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
28        Sweet Serenity
29        Personal Retreat Day
            Monthly Spiritual Exercises
            Discernment Course
30        Women’s Retreat
31        Friday Morning Retreat

            
 Spiritual Reading Group

April

1           Living Contemplatively

             A Night Out: St. Catherine of Siena
2           SSJ Associates
3, 10, 24  The Artist’s Way

3           Rules for Discernment
             Glorify God By Improving Your Health
4           Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
5          Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
            St. Thérèse of Lisieux
6           Just Silence
6           St. John of the Cross
7           Bringing Lent To A Close
             Teilhard Reading Group
8           RCIA, St. Gregory’s
10, 24   The Ignatian Adventure
11         A Year of Grace and Prayer
             Peer Group Supervision
13-16    Triduum/Easter Break
18-19    Planning Days
20         Intern Class
21         Intern Supervision
21-23   Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
25         Celebration of Earth Day
             Let’s Talk About Prayer
26         Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
             Discernment Course
28         St. Joseph the Worker
28-29   Parish Retreat
30         St. Thérèse of Lisieux A Saint for Our Violent Times


May

1           The Artist’s Way
             Rules for Discernment
2           Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
3           Friends of St. Teresa of Avila
             St. Thérèse of Lisieux
             Back To Basics: A Refresher
4           Pivotal Players, Part 2
             St. John of the Cross
5           Friday Morning Retreat

             Teilhard Reading Group
5-7       Silent Directed Retreat Weekend
7           Year III SD Interns
8           Notre Dame H.S. Faculty Retreat
8, 22     The Ignatian Adventure
9           A Year of Grace and Prayer
             Peer Group Supervision
10         Welcoming Prayer
11         Notre Dame H.S. Faculty Retreat
12         Intern Supervision
             Spiritual Reading Group
13         Living Contemplatively

             A Night Out: Bishop John Henry Newman
16         Happiness is a Choice
             Sunset Retreat with Teilhard
17         Personal Retreat Day
             Monthly Spiritual Exercises
            Discernment Course
18         Intern Class
19         SSJ Maxims
19-21   Retreat Weekend for Deacons
21         SSJ Associates
23         What is Contemplation?
25-27   Cleaning Party
28-30   Planning Days

June

1          Intern Certification
2         The Letters
2-4       Women’s Retreat
6           Intern Groups
             Classics on Contemplative Prayer
7           Personal Retreat Day
8           Labyrinth & Portiuncula
10         Parish Retreat, St. Francis

7-Day Summer Retreats

June 
6/11-18      St. Thérèse of Lisieux Retreat
6/25-7/2     7–Day Silent Directed Retreat

July
7/16-23     7–Day Silent Directed Retreat
7/26-8/2    7–Day Silent Directed Retreat

August
8/6-13       7–Day Centering Prayer Retreat
8/17-24     7–Day Silent Directed Retreat
8/25 – 9/1 7–Day Silent Directed Retreat

September
9/22-29     7–Day Silent Directed Retreat


Calendar of Events

JANUARY - AUGUST 2017