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28th Annual United in Prayer Day:
Date: Saturday, March 21, 2020
Time: Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
Discussion & Prayer 9:00 a.m. to 12:30p.m. 
Location:  Flanagan Hall, Our Lady of Lourdes in Columbia
903 Bernadette Drive . Columbia, MO 65203
  
Pre-Lenten Urban Retreat
Date:  March 22-23, 2020
The “Spiritual Journey” is a metaphor for how our beliefs change and develop throughout life. In the beginning, we
often do not realize that we have entered upon a spiritual path as we begin to search for the hidden gnosis (sacred
knowing) of mind, heart and soul that is emerging within us.


Fourth Annual Centering Prayer/12 Step Retreat:
2020 date TBA
Registration begins at 4:00 p.m on Friday, & retreat ends after Noon Meal on Sunday.
IL Ritiro Franciscan Retreat Center in Dittmer, MO. Centering Prayer is for those who are starting a meditation practice, seeking a new path, or who are interested in deepening their current practice. This retreat will provide you with a simple, powerful practice, group meditations, open 12 step meetings and sharing of practical tools to deepen your 11th Step practice.

Seventh Annual Fall 7-Day Intensive Post-Intensive Retreat:
2020 date TBA                             
Registration begins at 4:00 p.m on Sunday, & retreat ends after Noon Meal on Sunday.
IL Ritiro Franciscan Retreat Center in Dittmer, MO
Both tracks of this intensive retreat provide an opportunity to deepen the practice of Centering Prayer in an atmosphere of profound silence and community support.


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Please call @ 573-864-1097, e-mail at [email protected] or visit our
Retreats page on this web site to learn more.