OUR LADY OF BETHESDA RETREAT CENTER
Mary Magdalene: Insights from Ancient Magdala
Spend an evening discovering the Mary Magdalene you never knew! Our special guest speaker will be Jennifer Ristine, a Consecrated Woman of Regnum Christi. Jennifer has been serving at the recently excavated site of ancient Magdala in the Holy Land since 2014. Through archaeological discoveries, historical texts, scriptural sources, and a survey of traditions, she offers a mosaic-like representation of the figure and importance of Mary Magdalene. Suggested donation for this event is $25 per person. Advance registration is appreciated.
Marriage Workshop: Healing Your Love
Tools for Overcoming Obstacles in Marriage
May 19-20, 2018
A Christ-Centered Marriage Renewal Workshop for couples looking to reconnect, repair, and re-energize their marriage. Adapted for the Catholic couple, this workshop is based on the international best-selling books Hold Me Tight: 7 Conversations for a Lifetime of Love and Created for Connection by Dr. Sue Johnson. The workshop will offer married couples instruction and guidance through healing conversations that can move them toward forgiveness and re-bonding. This is a two-day workshop, but couples will not stay overnight. The registration fee includes the workshop fee, all materials, expert guided assistance during the workshop from therapists and facilitators, plus breakfast, lunch, snacks and beverages throughout the weekend. Cost to attend: $475 per couple; Early-Bird rate: $400 per couple registered before April 16th.
Book Now! Plan your Vacation with Christ!
You don’t have to travel far to get away! Plan a get-away with Christ--in Bethesda! Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center offers silent weekend retreats based on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola throughout the year. Here are some upcoming weekends:
Spiritual Exercises for Women
Jun 1-3, 2018 / 3-day retreat / $225 per person
Jun 28-Jul 1, 2018 / 4-day retreat / $300 per person
July 19-26, 2018 / 6-day retreat / $600 per person
Spiritual Exercises for Men
August 17-19 / 3-day retreat in Lent / $225 per person
Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center offers silent retreats based on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. Located at 7007 Bradley Blvd., Bethesda, MD 20817. Visit our website www.ourladyofbethesda.org or call 301-365-0612.