Upcoming Women’s Discernment Weekend Retreats

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Upcoming Women’s Discernment Weekend Retreats

Benedictine Sisters, St. Scholastica Monastery, Duluth, MN
Event Time: Friday, 5:00 p.m. to Sunday, 1:00 p.m.
Dates: October 14-18, 2009;  February 12-14, 2010;  April 16-18, 2010

Description: Single, Catholic women, 18-45 who wish to learn more about discerning a call to religious life are invited to spend a weekend at St. Scholastica Monastery.  Come, listen to what God is saying to you in the quiet and learn to discern you calling:  learn the options available to women in consecreated life; hear presentations on prayer, the Liturgy of the Hours, lectio divina; experience the rhythm of monastic life by participating in communal prayer, work, meals, and leisure time with the Sisters and women in Formation.  Ask questions.  Enjoy.  No obligation and no charge, but registration is required by the Wednesday before the opening on Friday. For more information or to register, contact Sister Mary Catherine Shambour at mcshambour@duluthosb.org or 218-723-6646. Ask to see our film “Sing a New Song.” Women-Discernmt-Weekend Discernment retreat participants talk with Sisters and women in Formation.

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