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Weeklong Directed Retreat - Unplugged: A Time of your Own to Journey with God


  • Holy Family Passionist Retreat Center 303 Tunxis Road West Hartford, CT, 06107 United States (map)

Unplugged: A Time of your Own to Journey with God

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Weeklong Directed Retreat

June 16-22, 2019

Sr. Cathleen Murtha, D.W. and Joanne White

The weeklong contemplative experience is a way to unplug from the noise of daily life. This silent retreat will include daily conversations with a spiritual director and the opportunity for daily Eucharist. A directed retreat is an extended time to journey with God in prayer, meditation, and quiet. Walk the labyrinth, get a massage (extra charge), enter the quiet, and rediscover the purpose of your life.

The retreat begins on Sunday evening with dinner at 6:00 p.m. and Mass at 7:00 p.m. We welcome you to arrive any time after 3:00 p.m. The retreat concludes at 10:00 a.m. on the final day of your stay.

Offering for 6 nights: $575

Offering for 5 nights (depart 6/21): $495

Presenter Profile

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Sr. Cathleen Murtha, D.W.

Cathleen Murtha, D.W. has been a spiritual and retreat director for over 25 years, serving  most of those years at the Spiritual Life Center, West Hartford, CT. She has been an active participant and leader on the Coordinating Council of Spiritual Directors International.  She brings to her ministry a deep reverence for the power and presence of the Holy in all of life.

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Joanne White

Joanne White has served as a spiritual director for 15 years, supervises interns in the Spiritual Direction Internship and leads retreats in CT and NH. She holds an MA in Religious Studies and an MBA and has worked with for-profit and non-profit organizations. Joanne has a passion for spiritual direction and a deep appreciation and gratitude for God’s ever present grace in the transformation of herself and those whom she serves.