Terry Mathias, an Associate Spiritual Director at WVIS, will be offering Group Spiritual Direction, using the book, The Relentless Love of God by Brennan Manning. Please see flyer below. The Relentless Tenderness of Jesus brochure
January 16-19, 2020 welcomed nineteen participants preparing for and receiving certification in the Retreat in Everyday Life, commonly known as the 19th Annotation. Members of the group came from Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, Maine, West Virginia, and Virginia. Congratulations to participants and staff!
For those interested in reading more of Thomas Merton, see below Chapter 7: “Being and Doing” from No Man Is An Island. Being and Doing from Merton No Man Is an Island
Please join us for an introduction to Centering Prayer. This presentation will be given by the WVIS staff: Fr. Bill Petro, Charles E. Boll II, Sr. Carole Riley and Bob Sylvester on February 29, 2020 from 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Please see the flyer with registration form below. Centering Prayer 2020
On Sunday, January 5, 2020, at 1:00 pm, at Blessed Sacrament Church in South Charleston, Sister Molly Maloney, OSF will speak about Consecrated Life with Fr. John Finnell who will give an informative talk on Holy Orders. These topics are part of the Whole Parish Faith Formation Program.
Sr. Mary Pellicane, r.c. needs your prayer as she was hospitalized from 12:20-12:25; and has undergone emergency surgery.
Please open the flyer below for a new event introducing the Step One of the 12 Steps Program on February 1, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. WVIS first step flyer
Please see these very inspirational reflections in booklet form below. WVIS Advent Reflections Online
G.R.A.S.P. (Grief Recovery After Substance Passing) 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month 6-8 pm West Virginia Institute for Spirituality Cenacle Hall Denise Hanson, RN, Facilitator 304-380-6186 Almost Heaven Retreats (2020) – Get a head start on 2020 – 2020 Almost Heaven Retreats WVIS Brochure The directed retreat is a silent time in which the retreatant is guided through a prayer experience by a personal spiritual director. The retreatant meets daily with the director to reflect upon the prayer experience and to discern in the light of the experience how to proceed. The material for prayer is Scripture. If you have never made a directed retreat, a Friday evening through Sunday morning is a recommended introduction. A weekend retreat is helpful in preparing retreatants to make longer retreats such as a 3 to 8 day retreat, or the thirty day experience. If you would like more information or the opportunity to talk more about this, call (304) 345-0926. Our facility accommodates...Read More >
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