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…to Nazareth Retreat Center. We stand in the long tradition of the ministries of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. Housed on historic grounds near Bardstown, Kentucky, Nazareth Retreat Center offers opportunities to all people for spiritual reflection in a holistic approach which reverences the human spirit and all of creation.

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Announcements & Sponsored Retreats

10th Anniversary

In 2009, Nazareth Retreat Center opened its doors for the first time. Since then, we have provided a peaceful and prayerful place for thousands of people seeking to reconnect with God, find healing, and spend time in a beautiful, sacred, and quiet location. In our...

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Silent Retreat – May

Title: Silent Retreat Date: 17 May 2019 @ 2:00 - 5:00 P.M. to 19 May 2019 @ 1:30 P.M. For many, silence has become a rarity in today's world. Think about when you last had an opportunity to hear your own breath, sit alone with your thoughts, or pray without...

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Holy Mystery

Title: Exploring the Holy MysteryPresenter: Fr. Roger StatnickDate: June 24 - 28, 2019Fee: $450 (includes programming, lodging, and meals)         $350 Commuters         $300 Saint Louise Convent ResidentsFr. Roger Statnick is a recently retired priest of the Diocese...

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Looking at God in a New Way

Title: Looking at God in a New Way: A Franciscan Perspective Presenter: Fr. John Quigley, OFM Date: July 21 - 27 or July 21 - 25 Fee: $600 or $400 Fr. John Quigley is a Franciscan friar and preist. He is also an accomplished public speaker, pilgrimage leader, retreat...

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July Silent Retreat

Title: Silent RetreatDate: 26 July 2019 @ 2:00 - 5:00 P.M. - 28 July 2019 @ 1:30 P.M.Fee: $75 per person, per night (lodging and meals included) For many, silence has become a rarity in today’s world. Think about when you last had an opportunity to hear your own...

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Writer’s Retreat

Title: Writer's Retreat: Words and the Heart's LongingDate: August 21 - 25, 2019Presenter: Paula D'Arcy Paula D'Arcy is a writer, retreat leader, and conference and seminar speaker. She travels widely in the United States, Canada, and abroad. Paula is the President of...

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Saying Yes Retreat

Title: Saying Yes When Life Says No Presenter: Dr. Sharon Grant Date: 13 Sept 2019 @1:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M. - 15 Sept 2019 @ 12:30 P.M. Fee: $150 (includes programming, meals, and lodging) Dr. Sharon Grant earned an STM in Sacred Theology and a doctorate in Ministry...

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Abide: Keeping Vigil…

Title: Abide: Keeping Vigil with the Word of God Date: October 4 - 6 , 2019 Presenter: Macrina Wiederkehr, OSB Fee: $300 | Commuters: $250 Macrina Wiederkehr, OSB is an author of several books, spiritual guide, and Benedictine monastic of St. Scholastica Monastery in...

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Portrait of Jesus

Title: A Portrait of JesusPresenter: Fr. Eugene Hensell, OSBDate: Jan. 13 - 17, 2020.Fee: $450 (includes lodging, meals, and programming)         $350 Commuters Fr. Eugene Hensell, OSB is a Benedictine monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey. Throughout his life, Fr. Eugene...

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Email: nazarethretreatcenter@scnky.org

Phone: 502.348.1513

Mailing: Nazareth Retreat Center P.O. Box 7 Nazareth, KY 40048