Event calendar

May 31, 2015

The Paulist Center in Boston will host its annual picnic on the Boston Common following the 10 a.m. Mass. Bring a blanket and a lunch and join Paulist Center Families and Friends for games, fellowship and ice cream out on the Common right across the street!  All are welcome!

May 31, 2015

The St. Thomas More Newman Center at The Ohio State University will host NewmanWorks brunch seminars after the 10 a.m. and noon Masses. Seminars are 45 minutes, and light refreshments will be served.

June 13, 2015

The Paulist Center in Boston will host a workshop on aging (with a focus on the spirituality and psychology of aging) led by Sister Kathleen Hagerty, CSJ.

June 14-19, 2015

St. Mary's on the Lake, Lake George, NY, will host a Come Apart For A While retreat with Father Vinny McKiernan, CSP. Join Father McKiernan for five days of reflective silence. With Father McKiernan as your director and guide, extended silence offers the opportunity to pray deeply, and to come to a new appreciation for simplicity and mindfulness. $500 all inclusive. Visit stmaryslakegeorge.com for registration and additional information.

June 14-19, 2015

St. Mary's on the Lake, Lake George, NY, will host a "Praying Your Life Retreat" with Father Vinny McKiernan, CSP. Join Father McKiernan for a five-day inner journey, reflecting on the role of prayer in the Christian life. This retreat offers times for centering prayer, Eucharist, and group conferences. $500 all inclusive; visit stmaryslakegeorge.com for registration and additional information.

July 6-11, 2015

St. Mary's on the Lake, Lake George, NY, will host a Praying All Ways retreat with Father Tom Ryan, CSP. Prayer expresses our yearning for deeper communion with God. It’s a thirst that sends us back unceasingly to the source of Life. “Pray always,” St. Paul tells us (1 Thessalonians 5:17). But how? Apparently we’ll have to learn to pray all ways!

July 16-19, 2015

St. Mary's on the Lake, Lake George, NY, will host a Have You Seen Him Lately retreat with Father Jack Collins, CSP; Father Steven Bell, CSP; and Father Tom Gibbons, CSP. Three Paulist presenters will explore with the participants how the story of Jesus can become more and more the story around which we form our lives. The story of Jesus Christ is the best story ever told because it is, indeed, our story. The more the story of our lives resembles His story, the more our lives will find the depth, fullness and richness that our souls are seeking.

July 26-31, 2015

The Paulist Plunge at St. Mary's on the Lake, Lake George, NY, is a retreat is for men ages 20-40 who are interested in exploring a religious vocation, particularly with the Paulist Fathers. The Paulist Plunge is an opportunity to spend some relaxing time with the Paulists at their summer home. Join the Paulists for morning and evening prayer, daily Mass and a daily conference on vocational discernment, Paulist ministries, and an introduction to Paulist formation and spirituality. In addition there will be plenty of time to enjoy Lake George and its environs.

September 10-12, 2015

St. Mary's on the Lake, Lake George, NY, will host a Communications for the Evangelizing Parish workshop with Father Larry Rice, CSP. Designed for pastors, parish administrators, parish staff and key volunteers, this workshop will provide both theory and practical tools for improving your parish communications: a comprehensive communications audit for your parish; dynamic, up-to-date web sites; effective use of social media; and generating content: photography and video.