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An Undivided Heart: A Year of Consecrated Life

The Diocese of Brooklyn, the Diocese of Rockville Centre, the Vincentian Family and St. John's University have collaborated in planning a series of Retreat Days during the “Year of Consecrated Life.”  These gatherings will take place on every second Saturday of each month from December 2014-Jauary 2016—thus, 14 sessions.  The venue for these Retreat Days will always be the beautiful St. Thomas More Church on the Queens campus of St. John’s.  We will begin at 2:00 p.m. with prayer and the conference, and end at 4:00 p.m. with the celebration of the Sunday Eucharist.  All consecrated persons are invited. Please contact your diocese for more information.

Session 1:

"Stories About Angels: Living in Faith" Patrick J Griffin, C M

Session 2:

"Making All Things New” Sr. Diane Morgan, OP

Session 3:

"Love and Mercy" - Sr. Camille D'Arienzo, RSM

Session 4:

"Religious Life: Where We Have Been; Where We Might Be Going" - Br. Sean Sammon, FMS

Session 5:

"Wake Up the World" -  Sr. Mary Hughes, OP

Session 6:

"Prophetic Witness” Br. Ed Shields, FS

Session 7:

"Silence and Listening" Br. Richard Contino, OSF

Session 8:

"Mary: Taking a Risk to Change Her Clothes" Rev. Michael Whalen, C.M.

Session 9:

“Prayer, Praise and Psalms” Rev. Patrick J. Griffin, C.M.

Session 10:

"Wake Up the World: Care for Our Common Home” Sr. Mary Mester, R.S.M.

Session 11:

"A Grateful Heart" Sr. Evelyn Eckhardt, D.W.

Session 12:

“Joy in Ministry” Sr. Jean McLoughlin