A series of talks will be presented by Fr. Jim Conroy, S.J. (Boston, MA) followed by small group breakout sessions. Attendees will each receive private accommodations and all meals are provided.
The retreat will help veterans focus on their military experience and how God was with them and continues to be with them. It does require that participants be able to enter into quiet reflection and be able to listen to the experience of others. It digs in to trauma created by PTSD and guilt and shame that can accompany military experience.
July 1-3, 2016 (Friday-Sunday). Check in is from 5:00 PM to 6:30PM on Friday July 1st and the retreat will conclude at 2:00 PM on Sunday July 3rd.
White House Jesuit Retreat- 7400 Christopher Drive, St. Louis, MO 63129. Who: This retreat is open to men and women of any denomination who have served in the United States Armed Forces.
This retreat is open to men and women of any denomination who have served in the United States Armed Forces.
White House operates on a free-will offering basis asking attendees to simply give what they feel they can at the conclusion of the retreat. The only requirement is a $50 deposit to register for the retreat.
For more information: www.whretreat.org/veterans-retreat
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