Retreat Opportunities 2019-2020

Baraga Youth Retreat:

When: August 5-8, 2019
Where: Companions of Christ the Lamb, Paradise
Led by: Father Marty Flynn, Father Ryan Ford, Father Mike Chenier
What: For boys ages 11-15. Retreat activities include daily Mass and Rosary, campfires, songs, talks, prayer and chant, tent camping, visits to U.P. waterfalls, hiking and swimming along Lake Superior shoreline, canoeing the Two-Hearted River
Contact: Jim Rivard (906) 384-6474
Cost: $100 (due with registration)
Deadline to register: July 29th, 2019

Going Deeper Youth Retreat:

When: August 5-8th, 2019
Where: Companions of Christ the Lamb, Paradise, MI.
Contact: Kayla Reynolds,
Cost: $120 which includes lodging, food, a book and a T-Shirt
To register: Email Kayla Reynolds at Must be 15-19 years old.

Youth Encounter:

When: November 8-10th, 2019 and March 6-8th, 2020
Where: Fortune Lake Camp in Crystal Falls
Contact: Nate and Jen Raiche,
Visit their website for registration information at: (website currently under construction).

Koinonia Weekend Retreat:

When: September 13-15th
Where: St. John the Evangelist Parish, Ishpeming
Contact: Fr. Ryan Ford,
All are invited to attend from Friday evening through Sunday afternoon.  No accommodations are provided - participants will sleep at their own homes.

Rome Sweet Rome Pilgrimage:

When: December 5-14
Where: Rome Italy
Contact: St. Joseph Tours at 1 (800) 515-2632 or Deacon Steve and Jackie Gretzinger at (906) 863-7460
Spend ten days in Rome with other visits in Italy on a pilgrimage during Bishop John Doerfler's ad limina visit to the Vatican. Bishop Doerfler plans to join the group when possible giving updates of the visit and insights into Rome and the Vatican. For a flyer and registration information about the pilgrimage click here: Rome 2019 Flyer

Wise Men Retreat:

When: Friday December 6-8
Where: Fortune Lake Lutheran Camp, Crystal Falls, MI
Contact: St. Albert the Great Parish, (906) 482-5530 or email
Details & Theme: TBD

Silent Retreat: 

Contact: Sue, at
Details & Theme: TBD

Men 2 Men Men’s Day of Reflection:

When: February 8, 2020
Where: St. Paul Parish, Negaunee
Details: Presenter, Dominick Albano

Campus Ministry Retreats:

When: Fall & Spring, one per semester
Where: Bay Cliff Health Camp
Details: For more information, contact your campus chaplain or parish priest.


Contact: Sheryl Carobine  (906)-282-1258,
Chaplain: Fr. Larry VanDamme,
Date: TBD

Family Retreat :

Theme: "Spirit Filled, Spirit Lead Family"
When: July 20, 2019, 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: St. Louis the King, Harvey 
To Register: Email
Details: Activities include prayer, breakout sessions, potluck lunch, Mass, praise and worship, adoration, and fellowship. Staffed nursery will be available, bring your whole family. 


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