Retreats 2022

Retreats and Courses 2022

Here at the Loreto Spirituality Centre, we have a wide range of options available to you depending on your needs. Please use the links below or scroll to find out more information.

Most of our retreats will begin with supper at 6pm on the first day and will finish after breakfast on the last day. Weekend retreats will finish after lunch. All of our accommodation is en-suite. Our retreats are fully catered. We can provide for a wide range of dietary needs, please let us know your requirements upon booking.

If you are a group wishing to book a stay or conference with us please click here for more information.

Preached Retreats

9th – 16th May

Led by: Fr Kevin Duffy

“Jesus the Sun of Justice”

27th June – 4th July

Led by: Fr John Udris

“The Third Day: where trust and mercy meet. An exploration of this Biblical motif through the lens of the life and spirituality of St Therese.”

8th – 15th August

Led by: Fr Pat Kilgarriff

“If you are moving on, I pray that the Lord will be with you in whatever you do. My personal call to follow Christ. We will be using the Scriptures to explore what Christ is telling us, through his Word. This will link with the Liturgy of the Hours and the daily Eucharist. By God’s grace, it will be a refreshing few days, by restful waters, with the Lord of Life.”

Dates to be Confirmed

Advent Triduum


Individually Guided Retreats

May 17th – 24th

6-day retreat

June 13th-20th

6-day retreat

July 25th – 3rd August

8-day retreat

16th – 25th August

8-day retreat

6th-15th September

8-day retreat

7th – 16th November

6 or 8-day retreat

Individually Guided Retreats may be possible online at any time of the year. These may take the format of a silent retreat, or else a retreat in daily life. For more information please contact the Centre.

30 Day Spiritual Exercises

Full Spiritual Exercises

(30 Day Retreat or can be made in daily life).

By private arrangement.

Ongoing Spiritual Direction

Spiritual direction is available on a long-term basis. 

We are currently offering direction virtually, either by Zoom, Skype, or FaceTime. Please use the contact form at the bottom of the page to request further information.

Living Theology Summer School

8th – 10th July

Living Theology: A Summer School in Christian Faith

An opportunity to deepen our knowledge of the Christian faith, learn new and helpful ways of looking at the Christian tradition, and develop a personal reflection on Christian living and belief.

More information to follow

Themed Retreats

Praying with Scripture

1st – 3rd April: Praying with St Paul, led by Sean Ryan

10th – 12th June: Praying with Wisdom Literature, led by Karen Eliasen

14th – 16th October: Praying with the Gospel of St John, led by James Crampsey SJ

Holy Week Retreat

13th – 17th April

A chance to celebrate the liturgies of Holy Week in the context of a prayerful retreat. The preparation of the liturgies will be the main focus of each day. Led by Michael Barnes SJ, and the Loreto Team

Friends of Mary Ward Retreat

6th – 8th May

A long weekend retreat for Friends of Mary Ward and anyone interested in encountering this 16th Century woman who still has much to say to us today. A silent retreat, but with workshops and opportunities to socialise for those who wish. Led by Loreto Centre Team

Film Retreat

23rd – 25th September

Theme: Community Church, led by Una Coogan IBVM

Bereavement Retreat

4th – 6th November

Led by Kate Le Sueur and Ewa Bem IBVM

If you would like any further information about our retreats or would like to make a booking please use the form to get in touch with us.

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