First Friday of Recollection – February 5th, 2020

The Retreat Houses of the St. Barbara Province Present
First Friday of Recollection with Sr. Celeste Crine, OSF

DATE & TIME: Friday Morning, February 5, 2021
From 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Online Zoom Event

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TOPIC:
In this month of hearts, valentines and love, give yourself the gift of a morning. Pause to consider the meaning of Emerson’s words: “Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.” What will this inspire for your spiritual journey?

ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Celeste Crine is a Sister of Saint Francis of Philadelphia. Her ministries have included education, formation, Associate Pastor and over 30 years as a spiritual director and retreat facilitator. She feels her mission in life is to illumine for others the rhythm of participation and recollection which gives meaning to her life and may create meaning in the lives of others.

COST:
$10.00 per person (Once you have registered, an email confirmation will be provided with an invitation link to join the Zoom sessions online)

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Lenten Days of Recollection 2021

Wednesdays of Lent
Presented on Zoom by The Retreat Centers of St. Barbara Province
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SCHEDULE:
9:00 AM Opening Prayer, & Session 1
10:00 AM Session 2
11:00 AM Mass and closing

COST:
$10.00 per session (Once you have registered, an email confirmation will be provided with an invitation link to join the Zoom sessions online)

DATES:
Wednesday, February 17th, 2021
Now is the Acceptable Time.
God’s Grace is Now.

Fr. Ken Laverone, OFM

Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
Am I One of God’s Chosen Ones? If So, how Does God Treat Those Not Chosen?
Fr. Paul Botenhagen, OFM

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021
What Is in My Heart? Does It Need to Be Broken Open Before It Can Be Healed?
Fr. Ken Laverone, OFM

Wednesday, March 10th, 2021
Earning My Way to Communion with God.
Is This What We Must Do?

Fr. Paul Botenhagen, OFM

Wednesday, March 17th, 2021
It’s Not Easy to See Something Die, Even Though I Know That New Life Will Come.
Fr. Ken Laverone, OFM

Wednesday, March 24th, 2021
Am I Dressed in the Attitude of Christ?
Fr. Paul Botenhagen, OFM

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Sunday Mass beginning June 14th, 2020

Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ

In cooperation with the local parish communities, St Francis Retreat will host Sunday Mass in the Outdoor Amphitheater, beginning Sunday, June 14th and continuing while area churches are at reduced capacity.

  • All safety precautions must be observed.
  • 100 Persons will be admitted onto the grounds.
  • Each person must be masked, and temperatures will be taken prior to seating.
  • Social distancing will be observed.
  • Holy Communion will only be distributed in the hand.

All are welcome!

Let us gather to celebrate who we are as the Body of Christ in our world today.

St. Francis Retreat
549 Mission Vineyard Road
San Juan Bautista, CA. 95045
For more information call: 831-623-4234

OPEN: St. Francis Retreat will be holding Sunday Mass in our Outdoor Amphitheater every Sunday @ 9:30am.
CLOSED: Normal retreats are closed at this time and waiting until we are able to resume operations.
UPCOMING EVENTS: First Friday of Recollection with Sr. Celeste Crine, OSF – February 5th, 2021, 9am-12pm
Lenten Days of Recollection – Wednesdays, February 17th - March 24th, 2021
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