Frequently Asked Questions
Why are you having this retreat at Saint Meinrad?
The benedictines have been at this prayer biz about 1500 years. we’ll pray with them. They are known for their hospitality. It’s one of the premier retreat centers of its’ kind in the country. It’s truly God’s country with large doses of peace, heart rest and soul calm.
What’s the retreat about?
Your higher power is inviting you to three days of intimacy, peace, fellowship and belly laughs. Can you find the time for him/her? For yourself? it may help you refocus on your mission to be of maximum service to God and humankind.
Is this retreat open to professionals who work in the field of recovery?
Yes. the facilitators will share real-life experiences and lessons learned over many years, including working with high-risk, homeless alcoholics and young people.
What is in it for me?
It will broaden your understanding of your spirituality. You may find that your prayer and meditation experiences have been enhanced as to deepen your encounters with your higher power.
Is it a mixed retreat?
The retreat is offered for both men and women. it is primarily geared toward people in recovery, including al-anons.