Therese: A Saint of Mercy for our Violent Times



Event Summary:Therese is a “modern saint” and a “little saint” who experienced life as we do; she shared in our difficulties and joys.
With sessions of teachings, time for reflection, opportunities for discussion and questions/answers we will explore what Therese understood by being a loving person toward herself and others.  We will consider how we might pray and respond to our imperfections as Therese did, and discuss how we might even ‘love our enemies,’ just as Therese loved the difficult nuns she lived with. 

Joseph Schmidt, FSC, a DeLaSalle Christian Brother, formerly on the staff of Sangre de Cristo, an international sabbatical program, in Santa Fe, NM, is a retreat presenter, spiritual director and pastoral counselor.  He has recently served in Kenya and is presently in residence at LaSalle University, Philadelphia, PA.  He is author of Praying Our ExperiencesPraying with Therese, Everything is Grace: the Life and Way of Thérèse of Lisieux; and Walking the Little Way of Thérèse of Lisieux.
 
 
Event Details:
November 5, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Schedule of the Retreat

Registration                 9:00 a.m.
Opening Session:        9:30 a.m.
Lunch                             12:00 noon
Afternoon session:     1:00 p.m.
Conclusion:                  3:30 p.m.
 Donation for this retreat is $40 and includes lunch.
All are welcome even if you cannot afford the donation.   Scholarships are available.  
Please register by Octoer 30, 2017
Location:Marillac Center
4200 S. 4th Street
Leavenworth, KS  66048
(913)  758-6552
www.MarillacCenter.org

Date:11/15/2017 9:00 AM
Date Details:November 5, 2017
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