Lenten Morning of Reflection

The Sorrowful Mother in Art and Music

St. Joseph Solemn Novena Retreat

Triduum Retreat: Byzantine Hymns and Traditions

St. Norbert Abbey, De Pere, WI

St. Norbert Abbey, De Pere, WI

St. Norbert Abbey, De Pere, WI

St. Norbert Abbey, De Pere, WI

This annual series offers a reflection and meditation on the upcoming Sunday readings for the Lenten season. We will gather on the Saturdays during Lent: March 2, 9, 16, and 23. Attendees also are invited to attend Mass beforehand at 8:30 a.m. Program cost: freewill offering.

Led by Emily Thelen, Ph.D.

The devotion to Our Lady of Sorrows has a long history in the Church. Join Emily as she shares the ways this devotion has been memorialized in art, music, and even through a medieval music competition! Cost: freewill offering.

Since 1898 the Norbertines have been entrusted to the care of the National Shrine of St. Joseph. Come and share in the prayer and ministry of the Norbertine Community during the days of the 137th Solemn Novena of St. Joseph and leading up to the celebration of the Solemnity of St. Joseph (March 19, 2024). Presenters include Dr. Michael Poradek; Devin Atteln; Frater Bernard Brodeur, O. Praem.; Fr. Mike Brennan, O. Praem.; Fr. James Neilson, O. Praem.; and Fr. Brad Vanden Branden, O. Praem. The retreat begins at 4 p.m. on Friday, March 15 and concludes at 11 a.m. on Sunday, March 17. Cost: $350 (includes meals, renovated retreat room with private bathroom, and retreat presentations).

Registration closes on March 1, 2024

Led by Fr. Maximos Davies

Saint John Paul II wrote “the Church should breathe with her two lungs” (Ut Unum Sint, no. 54). To help us appreciate the Paschal Mystery through the Eastern Catholic lens, Fr. Maximos Davies from Holy Resurrection Monastery (St. Nazianz, WI) will lead us through this great feast using Byzantine hymns and traditions. The retreat begins at 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 28 and concludes at 11 a.m. on Sunday, March 31. Cost: $330 (includes meals, renovated retreat room with private bathroom, and retreat presentations).

Registration closes on March 13, 2024