Connections Through Faith 2013
Dates: 8/19 - 8/22/2013
Cost: $125.00 ; Financial Assistance available
Sponsored by: Campus Ministry
|All 2013 retreats were filled last year; spots are limited so register NOW!|
5:00 Arrival - getting settled.
5:30 Introduction to Center; Br. David Darst; John Baptist De LaSalle; Retreat Team
5:45 Opening Prayer (move to Chapel)
6:10 Discussion of Catholic Social Teaching (common room)
6:25 Exploration of social problems that exist today - as listed by students.
6:35 Activity: demonstrates the natural inclination to label, to "box people in."
8:30 Depart for Northside Housing, formerly Lakeview Shelter, a men's shelter on Addison Avenue on the north side of Chicago. The students visit with the men, sharing stories and playing games.
Return to Darst Center
11:00 Night Prayer
12:00 Lights out.
9:15 Moprning Prayer
9:30 Depart for San Miguel Tutoring (10AM - 1PM)
3:00 Depart for Su Casa Catholic Worker, a shelter for Latino families.
4:00 Organize activities for Children at Su Casa
6:15 Dinner at Su Casa
7:30 Depart back for Darst Center
8:30 Evening Program: Presentation and Discussion "Works of Mercy" versus "Social Action"
12:00 Lights Out
9:00 Packing and Clean-up
9:45 Depart for Mass at St. Benedict the African
12:00 Depart for Darst Center
12:30 Closing and Departure
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