Our Lady of Confidence Retreat for Adults with Disabilities

Our Lady of Confidence Retreat for Persons with Disabilities:  A three-day retreat at Malvern Retreat House has been scheduled for October 11, 12 & 13, 2022 for adults with disabilities.  The retreat is geared for adults with intellectual, physical or emotional disabilities. The retreat will be directed by a team: Fr. Dennis Weber, Fr. Amal Sawarimuthu, Fr. Mike Speziale and Fr. Steve Surovic. The theme is: Journeying Together:  Communion, Participation & Mission.  If you or someone you know would enjoy having their faith in God refreshed and strengthened, plan to attend. Call 215-587-3530 or email OPD@archphila.org if you have questions.  If you would like to be a volunteer companion on this retreat contact Jenny Mars at marsfam1@gmail.com.

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This retreat is supported by generous donations from Malvern Retreat House and others.

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