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Today…Seder Meal and Liturgy!!! Then on this Sunday…He Is RISEN!….EASTER JOY to YOU!!!

The smell of roast lamb is wafting through the Center and the Shamrock Room is set for our guests…each year, for many years, John XXIII has had a Seder Meal and 2014 continues this tradition.  We read the scripture that delineates that night so long ago (the Passover) and commune over:  matzo ball soup, roast lamb, […]

April 17, 2014 in News & Update by

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He lives in my Heart…a very special poem to share with YOU!

Ty comes to the Center and loves to experience the peacefulness here.  Earlier this Lent, she shared a special poem she had written or as she said, it just wrote itself!  When asked if it would be all right to share it on the Center website, she said that would be fine.  As you strive […]

April 7, 2014 in News & Update by

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OOPS! Correct May date for Growth in the Spirit is May 30-31st…

…NOT May 16 – 17 as the brochure indicates on our website.  Sorry for the ERROR!  God bless your DAY!

March 24, 2014 in News & Update by

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Growth in the Spirit…still time to join…May 30 & 31st!!!

Come join us…in travelling the way of prayer!  We gather in response to Gods invitation to share in His life through listening more deeply.  Growth in the Spirit is a very special retreat that meets every other month from Friday at 4:30 pm to Saturday at 4:00 pm.  When you wonder if there could be more depth to your […]

March 24, 2014 in News & Update by

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Creating Hope…A VERY Special Retreat on Sunday afternoon March 30, 1:00 – 4:30pm

Are you in treatment for Cancer, a caregiver for someone who is, a Cancer survivor or involved in the Cancer journey in some way?  Creating Hope is a special, uplifting retreat for just that…creating hope! Come to Creating Hope on March 30! “Creating Hope”  is a retreat that helps people cope in all the different stages of […]

March 19, 2014 in News & Update by

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There is STILL time to register for Returning God”s Gifts!!

If you were wondering…we are holding a spot for YOU!  This is a very special retreat for many reasons.  First, in our busy lives we do not have a lot of time—Bob McCreary, our presenter realizes that, too…so this retreat is available to you from Friday night at 6:30 until Saturday afternoon at 3:00–including comfortable […]

March 11, 2014 in News & Update by

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If YOU have been captivated by Pope Francis, then this Retreat is for YOU!

Pope Francis Spirituality presented by Patrick Cleary-Burns & Sr. Joetta Huelsmann, PHJC Patrick is happy to be returning to John XXIII Retreat Center again!  He and Sr. Joetta both have extensive training and experience within the framework of Ignatian Spirituality, which they will share with YOU during this weekend retreat that will look at who […]

March 5, 2014 in News & Update by

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Day of Renewal…It Was Wonderful!!!

Today Sr. Joetta presented the 1st part of a 4 day series focused on Mysticism.  If you have never been to a 1st Wed. of the month program, we hope you will come!  These days begin at 9:15 to 2:15pm and include presentations, quiet time for reflection, prayer and a delicious homemade lunch.  A brand new […]

March 5, 2014 in News & Update by

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Patrick Cleary-Burns Returns to John XXIII ! WHO is He?

Patrick Cleary-Burns, is returning to John XXIII Retreat Center in Hartford City in April !  Patrick, a nationally known retreat facilitator and Spiritual Director is a graduate of the Ignatian Spirituality Institute at John Carroll University and holds a bachelor’s degree in Theology and an master’s in Pastoral Ministry from Boston College.  He has developed an approach to […]

March 4, 2014 in News & Update by

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What Will March bring to the Center for YOU?

Mar 5, Wednesday 9:15am-2:15pm   DAY OF RENEWAL   “Following the Mystics Through the Narrow Gate”   A DVD Series presenting Fr. Richard Rohr, Dr. Jim Finley and Rev. Cynthia Bourgeault   Topics explored:  Timeline of Mysticism and Awakening Our Hearts to God’s Love.  Sister Joetta Huelsmann, PHJC, will lead you through presentations, prayer, and group sharing time. There […]

February 26, 2014 in News & Update by

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