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CTK Men’s Retreat

February 7, 2014

The talks at the 2014 Men’s Retreat sponsored by Christ the King Parish in Ann Arbor were given by Dr Edward Sri.  His talks are available in their audio archive.  I haven’t yet listened to them, but will surely be doing so in the near future.  Here are the links:

Talk #1: Practical Insights from John Paul II — Part 1

Talk #2: Practical Insights from John Paul II — Part 2

Talk #3: Will I Be the Hero of My Life?  Virtue and the Mission

Talk #4: The Primacy of the Interior Life


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October 31, 2013


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Sacred Heart retreat in Scranton

July 16, 2013
Fr James Kubicki SJ

Fr James Kubicki SJ

A week from today, the Diocese of Scranton will be privileged to welcome a well-known and highly-sought-after preacher, retreat director and author.  Fr James Kubicki SJ, the National Director of the Apostleship of Prayer, will lead a 3-day open-to-the public retreat hosted by the Little Sisters of the Poor.  The retreat sessions will be held in the chapel at Holy Family Residence, 2500 Adams Avenue in Scranton. The schedule for each day is:

10:30 a.m. Mass
2:30 p.m. Sacrament of Reconciliation
4:30 p.m. informative talk with various themes centered on the Sacred Heart of Jesus followed by exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, silent prayer, evening prayer, and benediction.

All are welcome to attend any portion or all of these free events.  Call 570-343-4065 with any questions.

Fr Kubicki recently had a book published entitled A Heart on Fire:  Rediscovering Devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.  He keeps a journal of his travels and ministry on his blog entitled “Offer It Up“.

If you won’t be able to attend the retreat sessions, you can get a taste of Fr Kubicki’s teaching on the Sacred Heart of Jesus by listening to his presentation at a recent webinar hosted by Ave Maria Press.

Scranton Charismatic Conference

July 6, 2013

The Catholic Charismatic Renewal of the Diocese of Scranton invites you to attend their 31st annual conference this year:

CCR Conf 2013

The deadline for the early-bird registration discount is July 18th.  The registration forms can be found here.

Celebrate Pentecost with the CCR this Saturday

May 15, 2013
Fr Pio Mandato FMHJ

Fr Pio Mandato FMHJ

This Saturday, May 18th, our friends in the Catholic Charismatic Renewal of the Scranton diocese will celebrate Pentecost with their annual half-day event at St Nicholas parish auditorium in Wilkes Barre.  All of the information is available on this flyer.  (Note that Fr Pio Mandato FMHJ is scheduled to speak at 10:00).  Since there’s no charge, and you don’t need to stay the entire day, feel free to stop by at any time, even if it’s only for an hour or so.  Come, Holy Spirit!!

FOCUS New Evangelization Prayer Breakfast…

April 8, 2013

…in Philadelphia on May 10th.  Check out the All-Star lineup of speakers, and the venue.  Curtis Martin explains REACH here.

Fr Pio Mandato in Nanticoke on March 20th

March 5, 2013

You’ll find all the details here and here.