Group Spiritual Direction Opportunity

There will be a Lenten Group Spiritual Direction opportunity to be held at the Basilica of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Charleston, WV.  Please click on the link below for further information.   Little Pieces of Light 

Intensive Advanced Spiritual Direction Training Opportunity – 19th Annotation

January 11-14, 2018 is an intensive workshop and wonderful opportunity for learning to direct the 19th Annotation Retreat In Everyday Life.  Please click on the link below for further information Advanced Spiritual Direction Training Opportunity – 19th Annotation

WVIS Reflections for the Advent and Christmas Seasons

West Virginia Institute for Spirituality:  “Bridges”  Reflections for the Advent and Christmas Seasons 2017 Advent – Christmas Seasons Reflections (click here)

GIVING JESUS YOUR HEART: A Spiritual Transplant Retreat — Registration

Giving Jesus Your Heart Registration Booklet (click here) “Jesus, I pray that I may lose my-SELF in your Sacred Heart” (Adapted from a Prayer of Saint Margaret Mary)

Soup and Silence


WVIS Winter Newsletter has been published.

Current articles and news at WVIS. WVIS Winter 2017 Newsletter  (Click here)    

Sister Carole Riley CDP, Ph.D. Programs

Have you attended one of Sr. Carole Riley’s workshops and wished you had taped her presentation? Now, many of her recorded programs are available for purchase.  Click below to see which programs are available. Sister Carole Riley, CDP, Ph. D. Programs

2018 Almost Heaven Retreats Registration Information

Click here for the Almost Heaven Registration Brochure:   2018 WVIS Almost Heaven Retreats    


Part-time help needed:  cooking, cleaning, maintenance. If interested contact Sr. Carole Riley     **Volunteer your time at WVIS: filing, housekeeping, cook a meal, answer the phone, weed the garden **Purchase Gift cards from: Walmart, Kroger, Sam’s Club, Amazon for house and retreatant needs. **Monetary donations:  coming soon you will be able to use your credit card to send a donation to WVIS. **k-cups for Keurig:  regular and decaf coffee, herbal teas   Do you shop online?  If so, your online shopping can benefit WVIS.  Here’s how: 1. Add the i.give button to your browser – register and indicate you wish your shopping to help the West Virginia Institute for Spirituality. There are many stores on the igive site.  A percentage of your purchase will be sent to WVIS by those participating stores. 2.  You can shop, which is the exact same as However, when you go to, they will donate 0.5% of all of your...Read More >

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