Retreats by Carolyn Gorny-Kopkowski, OSB

based on select books by Sister Joan Chittister.

Here's what retreatants have to say about Sister Carolyn's
retreats: "It changed my life." "I found God in places I never
thought to look." "We did the retreat together and our
communication has deepened." "Wow." "Thank God I came
to this retreat."
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For more information on these programs, contact Sister Carolyn:
Phone: 814-452-6318
Fax: 814-459-8066

                                                     Or write:
                                                     Sister Carolyn G-K
                                                     345 E. Ninth Street
                                                     Erie, PA  16503
For additional spirituality programs visit the
Benedictine Sisters of Erie web site.
Sister Anne will come to your area to lead a retreat
on themes of monastic and Benedictine spirituality

--Growing in Love and Freedom: the Rule of Benedict
and nonviolence
--Contemplative retreat in the Spirit of St. Gertrude
--Sacraments of Friendship and Community

Retreats would be a helpful in conjunction with or as
follow-up to Sister Joan’s books:
A Monastery of the Heart; Rule of Benedict:
Spirituality for the 21st Century; Wisdom Distilled
from the Daily, Illuminated Life; 12 Steps to Inner

Anne holds a MA in Theology from St. John’s
University, Collegeville in monastic studies and
completed Shalem Institute’s program, “Leading
Contemplative Prayer Groups and Retreats.” Long
involved in peace and justice ministry, she serves on
the board of the Monastic Interreligious Dialogue
internationally and in the US.  

For more information contact Sister Anne:
Phone: 814-459-9224
Retreats on Benedictine
or monastic spirituality
by Anne McCarthy, OSB
Erie Benedictine Sister Carolyn Gorny-Kopkowski will come to your
area to lead a retreat
using selected books by Joan Chittister, OSB.

Group retreats are available for
The Gift of Years
Breath of the Soul
Called to Question
In Pursuit of Peace: Praying the Rosary through the Psalms
In Search of Belief
Monasteries of the Heart
Scarred By Struggle, Transformed By Hope
Story of Ruth
The Friendship of Women
The Liturgical Year
Twelve Steps to Inner Freedom: Humility Revisited
Wisdom Distilled From the Daily

Sister Carolyn brings 28 years of experience in leading retreats.
Mt. St. Benedict Monastery
6101 East Lake Road

Cost includes a $75 non-
refundable deposit due no
later than March 21.
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