Military Family Retreat, Germany 2018

August 17-19, 2018
Schoenstatt, Germany

A time for military families in Europe to gather, pray, and share the joy of family life. Archbishop Broglio plans to attend.

For: Catholic Military Families

Theme: Let’s Talk Family, Let’s Be Family (World Meeting of Families Catechesis)

Location: Vallendar, Germany (Schoenstatt Retreat Center)

Cost: $100 per family

POC: Mark Moitoza and Marlo Dowdy

Note: This family retreat takes place before the World Meeting of Families being held in Dublin, Ireland, August 21-26, 2018. Families wishing to also attend the WMOF may register directly on the WMOF web site.

Preliminary Schedule – Catholic Military Family Retreat 17-19 August 2018


4:00pm – till dinner, Registration

6:00pm – Dinner

7:30pm – Welcome Session and Prayer

8:45pm – Social


8:00am – Morning Prayer/Breakfast

9:30am – Morning Session followed by breakout sessions for Moms, Dads, Teens, Children, Nursery

11:00am – Mass

12:00pm – Lunch

1:00pm – Walking Rosary and visit to the Original Shrine

4:00pm – Afternoon Session

6:00pm – Dinner

7:00pm – Family Prayer session

8:00pm – Social


8:00am – Morning Prayer/Breakfast

9:30am – Closing Session

11:00am – Mass

12:00pm – Lunch

13:00pm – Departure