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9 Day Intensive I and II Retreat

March 18, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - March 26, 2021 @ 1:00 pm

$350 – $650

Pre-requisite: A daily practice of Centering Prayer for 6 months or longer.

This retreat will be offered online, using Zoom. Everyone will participate in prayer, videos, and group sessions on Zoom. You may reside at the Mercy Center as an individual retreatant or
in your own home or other lodging.

This retreat offers two tracks simultaneously: Intensive I and Intensive II. For both tracks, there will be three sets of three 20 minute periods of Centering Prayer daily and two sessions of viewing recorded talks from The Spiritual Journey, a 5-part series of talks by Thomas Keating. Intensive I views selected talks mostly from Part 2. Intensive II views talks mostly from Parts 3 and 4.

Lectio Divina and a contemplative service will be offered daily, as well as optional individual meetings with the staff. Throughout the retreat, we will be in silence.

The retreat will be facilitated by Susan Turpin, Marty Badgett, and Fr. Bill Sheehan, OMI. Susan, Marty, and Fr. Bill have served within the Contemplative Outreach community for many years and led many Centering Prayer retreats and workshops.

Retreat begins Thursday, March 18th with check-in starting at 5:00pm; orientation at 7:00pm; ends Friday, March 26th after lunch.

For more information, contact Susan Turpin at 541-324-1207 or slturpin@me.com or Marty Badgett at 650-862-5451 or mbadgettexas@gmail.com.


March 18, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
March 26, 2021 @ 1:00 pm
$350 – $650
Event Category:


Internet – Online
United States


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