Aquí y ahora: viviendo en el espíritu

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

Si el evento esta listado como agotado por favor llamenos al 661-944-2178 para disponibilidad. Las horas de oficina son de 8:30.a.m.- 5:00 p.m. (cerrado para la misa y el almuerzo *11:45 a.m- 1:30 p.m.)  Please note: Until further notice, proof of COVID-19 vaccinations is required for any "in-house" retreat stays. In order to accommodate those […]

DISCERNMENT IN DAILY LIFE 2022

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

Monday, June 20 – Wednesday, June 22, 2022 Discernment is an essential theme in the spiritual life. As we progress through our life, we constantly need to make practical decisions within the context of our values. These values are founded on our belief system, our culture, our understanding of and relationship with God. St. Benedict […]

Spirituality and Art

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

If the event is listed as sold out please call us at 661-944-2178 for real time availability and waiting list. Office hours are from 8:30am - 5:00pm (closed for mass & lunch *11:45a.m- 1:30pm) Please note: Until further notice, proof of COVID-19 vaccinations is required for any "in-house" retreat stays. In order to accommodate those […]

Christmas at Valyermo – FULL EVENT

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

On the Solemnity of Christmas we first contemplate the mystery of the Word becoming Flesh. The liturgical celebration at the Abbey starts with First Vespers on Christmas Eve and ends with Night Prayer on Christmas Day.

IMAGES OF DIVINE LOVE AND THE WORLD TO COME

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In this workshop we will engage in visual lectio divina, employing examples of ancient and medieval Christian art that depict the mysteries of our ongoing spiritual journey and our final destiny of union with God. Images to be studied will include Byzantine icons, illuminated manuscripts, and the work of late medieval artists. Fr. Luke Dysinger […]

Mid –Winter Dance Workshop: Dancing the Hope in Front of Me

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

Dance is your pulse, your heartbeat, your breathing. It’s the rhythm of your life. —Jacques d’Amboise No matter how long the cold, bleak days of winter may continue, winter always turns to spring. This is the law the universe and the law of life. As long as we hold on to hope, spring is sure […]

THE HEALING POWER OF FAITH: Jesus as Our Therapist

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

The way we deal—or don’t deal—with our suffering is the most important determinant of the quality of our lives. It is difficult to learn to deal with suffering in a way that benefits and heals us, as opposed to damaging or even destroying us. This retreat will integrate psychological and spiritual ideas in an examination […]

THE INDIVIDUAL & THE COMMUNITY: THE BENEDICTINE VOWS OF RELATIONSHIP VIA ZOOM

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St. Benedict understood that life lived in community was essential to the spiritual growth of the individual monk, and we know how important it is for our own health and development to have a community of people who both support and challenge us. What can we learn from the Benedictine dynamics of stability, obedience, and […]

Analizando Nuestras Pérdidas- En Vivo y Zoom

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

Caminamos en la vida cargando sobre los hombros y en el corazónpérdidas emocionales, espirituales y materiales con las cuales no nos hemosreconciliado. Vivimos en un pasado que constantemente perturba nuestropresente, y aunque creemos que estamos en control de nuestra realidad,terminamos agobiados por el peso de dichas pérdidas y cargas emocionales. ¿Cuáles son las pérdidas de […]

3 WITNESSES TO HIGHER TRUTH: 20th Century Martyrs of the Nazi Regime

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

It is of great interest to study the spirituality of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, St. Maximilian Kolbe & Etty Hillesum. They come from different traditions: Lutheran, Catholic and Jewish. They witnessed with their lives to varying circumstances to the transcendent God and bring hope to believers of every generation who share the desire for a more just […]

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Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find

knock and the door will open to you.

Matthew 7:7