Preached Retreats

Preached retreats include regular presentations by speakers and do not involve individual daily spiritual direction.

The following are upcoming programmes in Manresa Jesuit Centre of Spirituality. You will find them grouped under the headings of Retreats, Courses and Events. Please don't hesitate to enquire should you not find the details you seek here.

Advent Triduum (1) (4-8 Dec)
Choose either the first or second week of Advent to spend some time with the seasonal themes. Centered on the themes of Advent and Christmas, and in an atmosphere of silent prayer and reflection,... more
Monday 4 December 2017 to Friday 8 December 2017
Advent Triduum (2) (11-15 Dec)
Choose either the first or second week of Advent to spend some time with the seasonal themes. Centered on the themes of Advent and Christmas, and in an atmosphere of silent prayer and reflection,... more
Monday 11 December 2017 to Friday 15 December 2017
5-day Preached Retreat: Come away and rest a while (Michael Drennan SJ) (22-28 Feb)
Mark’s Gospel portrays Jesus as Son of God, showing us how prayer and relationship with Abba was integral to the mission of Jesus. We are invited by Jesus to be companions in his mission – to think,... more
Thursday 22 February 2018 to Wednesday 28 February 2018
Holy Week Guided Retreat (23 Mar-01 Apr)
A daily talk and the seasonal ceremonies help in walking with Jesus in his Passion in a special retreat which culminates with the Easter Vigil.
Friday 23 March 2018 to Sunday 1 April 2018
4-Day Preached Retreat - Seeking God in all things (Laurence Murphy SJ) (13-18 May)
These days are intended to help participants to appreciate and practice the teaching of Saint Ignatius on prayer and ongoing discernment. The sixteenth century world in which he lived differs in so... more
Sunday 13 May 2018 to Friday 18 May 2018