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Des Moines, IA - Three Day Catholic Retreat For Women

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Creighton University Retreat Center

16493 Contrail Ave.

Griswold, IA 51535-4296

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Come away from the busyness of life for a silent retreat based on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. Deepen your knowledge and love of Jesus Christ and discover the voice of God who longs to speak to your heart, amid the peaceful and beautiful surroundings of the Creighton University Retreat Center.

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What is the benefit of attending this retreat?

This Catholic Retreat for Women will help you to

  • Personally encounter Jesus Christ who loves you and longs to speak to your heart.

  • Deepen your knowledge of the Scriptures and the Catholic faith.

  • Spend time in quiet prayer, listening to the voice of God as you ponder His will for your life.

What is included in the retreat?

  • Daily Mass

  • Directed Meditations by a Legionary of Christ priest

  • Spiritual Guidance

  • Sacrament of Reconciliation

  • Practical Talks

  • Eucharistic Adoration

When does the retreat begin and conclude?

You may arrive on Friday, February 1, 2019 after 4 pm. The Friday evening meal at 6:00 pm is included in your registration. There will time to visit and meet the other women attending the reatreat. The retreat and silence begins at 7:00 pm.

We will conclude with the Sunday noon meal. Silence ends with Mass.

What is included with my registration fee?

The fee includes a spacious room with private bath, individually controlled heating and airconditioning, towels, linens, snacks, meals, and retreat materials. Special dietary needs can be accomodated. Contact the organizer.

What shall I bring?

Casual, comfortable clothes, Bible, nice Mass clothes, rosary, prayer journal if you would like.


When is the registration deadline?

Registrations will be taken until January 18, 2019. We understand that life circumstances occur unexpectedly. If for some reason you need to cancel after the January 18, 2019 registration deadline, please contact Julie Nelson directly at juliekaynelson1982@gmail.com

May I bring my children on this retreat?

The silence your head and heart need to fully participate in this retreat won't be possible if you're concerned about little ones running around. Please give friends and family the opportunity to deepen their relationship with your children while you enjoy a weekend away. However, nursing infants are welcome!

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, it is not necessary to bring a printed ticket to the event.


You must be at least 18 years of age to attend this retreat.

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Creighton University Retreat Center

16493 Contrail Ave.

Griswold, IA 51535-4296

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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