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 […]

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 […]

PRAYING IN THE CIRCLE OF ST. JOHN 2022

The literature bearing the name of John - a Gospel, three letters, and the Book of Revelation - comprises some of the latest New Testament documents to have been written. […]

TRANSFORMATION FOR A NEW CREATION

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

This retreat will explore the mysticism of two of the 20th century's profound spiritual mentors: the French Jesuit scientist Teilhard de Chardin and the American philosopher and contemplative practitioner Beatrice […]

RETIRO DE CUARESMA EN VIVO Y ZOOM

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 2022

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 […]

THE WISDOM OF MODERN MONASTICISM

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

In this workshop we will reflect together on several different stands of modern Benedictine spirituality. These will include: liturgical contemplation, exemplified by Abbot Prosper Gueranger and the Solsmes Congregation; and […]

SPRING ARTISTS’ RETREAT 2022

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 […]

UPCOMING RETREATS

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UPCOMING RETREATS
UPCOMING RETREATS

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

knock and the door will open to you.

Matthew 7:7