THE GOSPEL MYSTICISM OF RUTH BURROWS

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

This retreat will consider the spiritual writings of English Carmelite nun Ruth Burrows. We will reflect on the source of her spiritual insights, the foundations of her mystical doctrine, and […]

LENTEN SILENT RETREAT

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

During these days of silence at the monastery, the whole Church begins the sacred season of Lent. Short reflections will be offered daily with a special emphasis on the traditional […]

PRIESTS’ RETREAT: Keepers of the “Divine Dream”. . .

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

...for us, for our people, and for our world. The centerpiece for this retreat will be Pope Francis’ book: Let us Dream: The Path to a Better Future. (This retreat […]

RETIRO DE CUARESMA

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

La Cuaresma es el tiempo liturgico de conversion, que la Iglesia marca para prepararnos a la gran fiesta de la Pascua. Es tiempo para arrepentirnos de nuestros pecados y de […]

SACRED TRIDUUM 2023

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

The Sacred Triduum is the holiest time of the liturgical cycle of the Church. You are invited to share the monastic experience of this liturgy beginning on Holy Thursday and […]

GOD IS LOVE AT THE HEART OF ALL CREATION II

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

This retreat will delve further into the themes that Cistercian Abbot Thomas Keating has developed on the relationship between contemplation and cosmology.  Topics to be explored via video presentations include:  […]

SPRING ARTISTS’ RETREAT 2023

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

This retreat is open to artists at all levels including beginners. Photographers, sculptors and writers are also welcome to come and experience the colors and beauty of the high desert […]

PRIESTS’ RETREAT: Keepers of the “Divine Dream”…

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

...for us, for our people, and for our world.  The centerpiece for this retreat will be Pope Francis' book:  Let us Dream: The Path to a Better Future.  (This retreat is […]

THE MUSIC OF SAINT HILDEGARD OF BINGEN

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

St Hildegard was highly gifted by the Lord. Among her many gifts was music. In this one-day retreat, we will look at some of Hildegard’s music and her vision of […]

THE EUCHARIST AND SOCIAL JUSTICE 2023

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

This retreat will explore how the Eucharist opens our eyes to the sufferings of this world and gives us hope to challenge the structures of injustice, confident in God’s promises. […]

PENTECOST RETREAT

Saint Andrew's Abbey 31001 N. Valyermo Road, Valyermo, CA

This preached retreat is for oblates of St. Andrew's Abbey or anyone interested in Benedictine spirituality. The focus for the retreat is the Rule of St. Benedict and the liturgy […]

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Matthew 7:7