Retreats in the St. Louis Area

The retreats are held during the spring at Villa Maria Conference Center, in Springfield, IL. The retreats run from 8:30pm on Thursday to 2:00pm on Sunday, on the dates below.

SPRING 2020:

January 30 - February 2

April 16 - 19

May 14 - 17

Villa Maria Conference Center


903 E. Lake Shore Drive

Springfield, IL 62712

Retreats in the Chicago Area

Weekend and mid-week retreats for men are held at Shellbourne Conference Center near Valparaiso, Indiana, on the dates below.


Weekend retreats normally begin at 9:00pm Thursday and finish on Sunday at 2:00pm. Mid-week retreats normally begin at 2:00pm on the first day and finish at 7:00pm on the last day.

2020 Shellbourne Retreat dates are currently being finalized. Please check back in early November for an update.

For more information please email: John Powers or John Lynch. For additional assistance, please call John Lynch at 314.210.1268.


Recollection in order to know God, to know yourself and thus to make progress. A necessary time for discovering where and how you should change your life. What should I do? What should I avoid?”

For additional information regarding recollections in Nashville, Kansas City, Jefferson City and Springfield please contact

Kirkwood, MO

Location: Wespine Study Center

Address: 100 E. Essex Ave.

Days: 2nd Tuesday of each month

Time: 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Jan 8th
Feb 12th
Mar 12th
Apr 9th
May 14th
Jun 11th
Jul 9th
Aug 13th
Sep 10th
Oct 8th
Nov 12th
Dec 10th

O'Fallon, MO

Location: Immaculate Conception Church

7701 Highway N Dardenne, Mo 63368

Days: Monday preceding the 2nd Tuesday of each month

Time: 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Jan 7th
Feb 11th
Mar 11th
Apr 8th
May 13th
Jun 10th
Jul 8th
Aug 12th
Sep 9th
Oct 7th
Nov 11th
Dec 9th

South City, St. Louis

Location: St Raphael the Archangel Church

6040 Jamieson Ave St Louis 63109

Days: Oct 24th

Time: 7:30 - 9:30 pm

Join us beforehand @ 5:45 for optional dinner at Dado's Café.

Contact Joe Cyr at or Kevin Franklin at for more information.