Retreat Opportunities 2020

Men 2 Men Men’s Day of Reflection:

When: February 8, 2020
Where: St. Joseph Parish, Ishpeming
Details: Presenter, Dominick Albano
There's something powerful about men gathering together to focus their hearts and minds on Christ!  The Men 2 Men Day of Reflection is an opportunity to do just that.
Our guest speaker will be Dominick Albano, a Catholic layman from Ohio.  He'll present about the life and virtues of St. Joseph and call us to reflect on how our lives are measuring up to Christ's call.
The day begins at 9:30am and concludes at 3:30pm, at St. Joseph Parish, 1889 Prairie Ave., Ishpeming.
The day is open to men 15 years old and up.  Lunch is included in your registration fee of $10 per person, which will be collected at check-in.
Register by February 1st, 2020 online at

Catholic Charismatic Retreat

When: February 7-9, 2020
Where: St. Peter Cathedral, Marquette
Details: All are welcome to attend. We are blessed to again welcome Jim “Butch” Murphy to speak God’s Word to us in his uplifting brotherly way! Jim has served on National and International Service Teams for the charismatic Renewal and currently is part of the newly formed CHARIS body uniting various groups in the Renewal. 
Registration cost: $65, includes Saturday continental breakfast, lunch, catered dinner, and Sunday continental breakfast. Overnight lodging available a the Ramada Inn nearby on Washington St. We have reserved a block of 20 rooms there for a price of $92 per night/double occupancy. You must make your own reservations. Call Ann at (906) 315-4224 or Kara at (906) 315-4218.  At your choosing other hotels are also available in the Marquette area. Registration due by January 31, 2020
Contact: Vicky Ricketts (906) 869-2137. 

Retrouvaille Weekend 

When: March 6
Where: DePere, Wis.
Details: If you or someone you know is thinking about separation or divorce, help is available. A retrouvaille weekend will be held at St. Norbert Abbey in DePere, Wis. beginning March 6. For confidential information about regisration for the program, call (920) 288-2043 or email Those interested can also visit for more information.

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


Silent Directed Discernment Retreat:

When: May 1-6, 2020
Where: House of Prayer within St. Francis Convent, Holy Family Convent in Manitowoc, Wisc. 
Details: During this five day retreat, retreatants will see a spiritual director, Sr. Jacqueline, once a day. Young women will pray morning and evening prayer, and have Mass with the Franciscan Sisters living at the convent. Silence will be kept for the young women to reflect on the Lord's will for their life. 
Ages welcome: 18-35 
For more information and how to register, contact Sister Julie Ann at (920) 323-9632 (call or text). 

Wise Men Retreat

When: Friday December 4-6, 2020
Where: Fortune Lake Lutheran Camp, Crystal Falls, MI
Contact: St. Albert the Great Parish, (906) 482-5530 or email

Retreats at Companions of Christ the Lamb (CCL)

If interested in making an individual or group retreat at Companions of Christ the Lamb in Paradise, Mich., contact retreat directors Charles & Kathy Roelant at (231) 944-2524 for more information.


Diocese of Marquette ~ 1004 Harbor Hills Drive, Marquette, MI 49855-8851 ~ (906) 225-1141