Carmelite Sisters of the Divine Heart of Jesus - St. Louis, MO

  • October 20-22, 2017: Holiness Retreat with JPII
  • February 16-18, 2018: A Lenten Holiness Retreat
  • May 24-27, 2018: Discernment Retreat

Carmelite Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Los Angeles - Alhambra, CA

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Sisters of Charity of Our Lady, Mother of the Church - Baltic, CT

  • October 20-22, 2017

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Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity - Manitowoc, WI and Cambridge, OH

  • October 28, 2017 - Discernment Day: Doing the Impossible (Cambridge)
  • November 24-26, 2017 - Silent Discernment of Spirits Retreat (Manitowoc)

Sisters of Our Lady Immaculate - Cambridge, ON

Come and See Weekends

  • November 9-12, 2017
  • February 22-25, 2018


For more information and registration, click here.

Disciples of the Lord Jesus Christ - Prayer Town, TX

  • November 9-13, 2017

Things you need to know:

  • There is no cost, since we have our own retreat house on-site.  Rooms are furnished with bedding, towels, soap, alarm clock, and flashlight.
  • Register with the following:
  •   Vocation Information Form
  •   Travel plans – If you plan to travel by car, please let us know your estimated arrival time. The best time to arrive by plane is Friday, between 12:00 and 3:00pm.  You can plan to depart on Sunday between 10:00am and 3:00pm. We will pick you up and drop you off at the airport, which is 1 hour away from Prayer Town.  Send your tentative flight itinerary before you purchase the flight

We look forward to hearing from you. God bless you!

Sr. Christine Marie
Vocations Directress


School Sisters of Christ the King - Lincoln, NE

  • November 10-12
  • December 8-10
  • December 15-17

Sisters of St. Joseph the Worker - Walton, KY

  • November 10-12, 2017

For more information and registration, click here.

Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist - Ann Arbor, MI

Vocation Discernment Retreats


  • November 11-12, 2017

For registration and more information, click here.

Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration - Upcoming Retreats

  • February 23-25, 2018
  • July 6-8, 2018

Young Women ages 17-30 can come on the retreat.

For more information and to register online go to:

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