Shorter Retreats

Retreats times of less than six days and less can be significant and helpful in Christian life. Weekends and days offer a chance to get in touch with the movement of God's spirit and allow time to take a better perspective than ordinary life sometimes allows. You will find a listing here

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.

4-day Directed Retreat (23-27 July)
Until official guidelines are published, we are unable to say when organised groups may gather indoors - the number of people we will be able to accommodate will depend on public health... more
Friday 23 July 2021 to Tuesday 27 July 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (27-31 July)
Until official guidelines are published, we are unable to say when organised groups may gather indoors - the number of people we will be able to accommodate will depend on public health... more
Tuesday 27 July 2021 to Saturday 31 July 2021
Oasis Day - Saturday 7 August 2021
Could it be that this will be a day to visit Manresa in person? Even if not we are sure that you will find it helpful to make one day different while staying where you are.  That ... more
Saturday 7 August 2021
One-day Photography Retreat <Online>
Bull Island by Steve Radley 190325 Join Steve Radley for an online retreat day. As he did in 2019, when he was able to be with us in person, Steve led participants through some reflection on approaches to photography. The morning... more
Saturday 14 August 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (22-26 Aug)
Onsite option We hope to be able to welcome a limited number of people on site for this retreat. All accommodation will be in individual ensuite rooms; participants will have designated seating in... more
Sunday 22 August 2021 to Thursday 26 August 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (26-30 Aug)
Onsite option We hope to be able to welcome a limited number of people on site for this retreat. All accommodation will be in individual ensuite rooms; participants will have designated seating in... more
Thursday 26 August 2021 to Monday 30 August 2021
Oasis Day - Saturday 4 September 2021
Until official guidelines are published, we are unable to say when organised groups may gather indoors - the number of people we will be able to accommodate will depend on public health... more
Saturday 4 September 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (5-9 Sep)
The directed retreat is intended to create an environment where you can meet God intimately and discover that you are uniquely loved and called by God. The retreatant is offered the opportunity to... more
Sunday 5 September 2021 to Thursday 9 September 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (9-13 Sep)
The directed retreat is intended to create an environment where you can meet God intimately and discover that you are uniquely loved and called by God. The retreatant is offered the opportunity to... more
Thursday 9 September 2021 to Monday 13 September 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (17-21 Sep)
The retreatant is offered the opportunity to meet with the director every day, to be accompanied their review of the prayer and reflection. 'Directed' or 'individually guided' retreats have become... more
Friday 17 September 2021 to Tuesday 21 September 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (21-25 Sep)
The retreatant is offered the opportunity to meet with the director every day, to be accompanied their review of the prayer and reflection. 'Directed' or 'individually guided' retreats have become... more
Tuesday 21 September 2021 to Saturday 25 September 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (17-21 Oct)
'Directed' or 'individually guided' retreats have become part of the core ministry of Manresa. The retreatant is offered the opportunity to meet with the director every day, to be accompanied their... more
Sunday 17 October 2021 to Thursday 21 October 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (21-25 Oct)
'Directed' or 'individually guided' retreats have become part of the core ministry of Manresa. The retreatant is offered the opportunity to meet with the director every day, to be accompanied their... more
Thursday 21 October 2021 to Monday 25 October 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (14-18 Nov)
'Directed' or 'individually guided' retreats have become part of the core ministry of Manresa. The retreatant is offered the opportunity to meet with the director every day, to be accompanied their... more
Sunday 14 November 2021 to Thursday 18 November 2021
4-day Directed Retreat (18-22 Nov)
'Directed' or 'individually guided' retreats have become part of the core ministry of Manresa. The retreatant is offered the opportunity to meet with the director every day, to be accompanied their... more
Thursday 18 November 2021 to Monday 22 November 2021