Oblate-Program Annual Spiritual Retreat Weekend
October 28 to 30, 2016

Everyone is invited to this special retreat. You do not need to be an oblate to attend. If you are interested in Benedictine spirituality and a deeper prayer life, this retreat is for you.

Basic information and the registration form is set out below:

October 28 (6:00 pm Check in). Retreat ends October 30 at 11:00 am (after Sunday Mass).

Please eat dinner before arriving on Friday evening.

Cost $215 per person ($430 per couple) $115 per person if not staying overnight. Cost includes meals on Saturday and Sunday breakfast.

October 21 Deadline for Regular Registrations and Payment.

October 19, Deadline if you have a special medical request. You will be contacted to confirm your registration or discuss options.

Download registration form

MS Word format - Fill in, print, mail

PDF format - Fill in, print, mail

Please mail your registration form with your check to Retreat Center Office at the address on the registration form. The registration form has information about mailing your check, directions to abbey, parking, and check in.

After you register by mailing your check and registration form to the Retreat Center Office, it is also very helpful if you email the Oblate Office at the full names of the people you registered and how many rooms you requested.

Other questions?

After you register, an email will be sent giving you more information about the weekend, tips and FAQs to help make your stay at the abbey enjoyable. If you have a question now, please email the Oblate Office at
or call John at 813-228-8015.