Primacy of Conscience

Primacy of Conscience

Our Catholic Church has always taught the primacy of individual conscience. We must ultimately be faithful to the truth as we understand it. This is not a task which is undertaken lightly, but calls us to be faithful to the voice of God which speaks to our inmost conscience, after thorough attempts to inform that conscience.

Journey to Reinvention

Journey to Reinvention

Emmy-nominated speaker Mary Kay Slowikowski is offering her renowned Journey to Reinvention seminars at the Carmelite Spiritual Center. This four-part series helps participants rediscover the best of who they are, no matter their station in life.

Gal Pals!

Gal Pals!

The older we become, the more we appreciate our friends. Autumn is a great season to sit back and take the time to appreciate and give thanks for the women and to the women who stand by us. Join us for a daytime OR evening of food, laughter, and reflection. Bring a friend!

Thérèse and Scripture

Thérèse and Scripture

Dr. Joseph D. White, Ph.D., will give a one-hour presentation on the key theme of St. Thérèse’s teachings and their connection with Sacred Scripture.

Praying the Saints: Saint Francis of Assisi

Praying the Saints: Saint Francis of Assisi

Everyone knows the familiar prayer we call “The Prayer of St. Francis.” If Francis was praying “make me an instrument of your peace,” then it means that he was asking God’s help in a real-world situation where peace was nowhere to be found. In this evening of reflection, Father Glenn will outline some of the history of the man, Saint Francis, and examine the troubled times he lived in, comparing them with our own times.

A Gift from the Sea

A Gift from the Sea

Anne Morrow Lindbergh’s classic book A Gift from the Sea has nourished, inspired, and counseled women since its publication in 1955. Sr. Jane Schlosser, R.S.M. has directed retreats for women guided by the insights of this wonderful book for more than 20 years. Hundreds of women have benefited from this experience.