It will be an “Affair to Remember.” Register here today!
Thank you, Kathy Coffey, for sharing about San Damiano’s partnership with people of all faiths to help refugees. Kathy’s story aired on 8/10/16 and can be found at http://ww2.kqed.org/perspectives/ or you may listen to it here.
This is a 5-day silent contemplative retreat which will from reflections on St. Clare’s spirituality. It will take place July 24-29, 2016.
Please click here to learn more and to register.
Please note that this is a change from the originally scheduled date of August 21. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Sprinkled with a healthy dash of Franciscanism! The summer newsletter and schedule for the upcoming months will be heading to your homes in the next few weeks
It can also be viewed here. Take some time to unwind and unplug with us.
We are fortunate to welcome Thomas Bachhuber and Jim Briggs to San Damiano for “LifeSHIFT: Work and the Christian Journey” on May 20-22. This retreat is an opportunity to reflect on life and faith while considering new career, job, work and/ or retirement possibilities. Click HERE to watch a brief video describing LifeSHIFT and to “meet” Thomas Bachhuber.
We welcome Jim Briggs back on June 4 to discuss “Spirituality and Conscious Aging: Finding Meaning & Purpose in Retirement Years.” Jim, himself a recent retiree, is the former Executive Director of the School of Applied Theology.
You may sign-up on-line or by calling Kateri at 925-837-9141.
April 22 – 24: Renowned artist and icon painter Br. Robert Lentz, OFM and his apprentice Fr. Michael Reyes will share their creations and how to use icons in spiritual practice. Sign up today at http://www.sandamiano.org/events/praying-with-icons/
The Franciscans and community of San Damiano invite you to experience Holy Week with us from Holy Thursday through to Easter Sunday (March 24-27). The Triduum days will be built around the traditional liturgies experienced in the parishes. However, being on retreat allows us to creatively pray deeper into the paschal mystery with time, word, music, food, reflection and silence. Sign up for this special retreat today here.
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