February 22 - 24, 2019
Every moment is like a precious treasure for us& You know it, my God, for loving you I only have the now. (St. Therese of Lisieux). Contemplative prayer is the opening of mind and heart our whole being to God, the Ultimate Mystery, beyond thoughts, words, and emotions. This retreat, involving breath practice, is for beginners on the contemplative journey as well as for those who have some experience with it. Friday, 7:30 p.m. to Sunday after Lunch.
(Includes Program Fee, Guest Room, Meals and Taxes)
**If you are exempt from Nebraska state taxes, would like to arrive earlier or depart later, or require special meal arrangements, please contact us. Cancellation Policy: The total cost includes a program fee, which is non-refundable, but which can be used for future retreats.
Father Thomas Leitner, OSB, holds a Masters of Religious Studies from St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO, and serves as administrator of St. Benedict Center. He has practiced contemplative prayer for over 35 years.