Prayerful Stitches

Holy Cross Monastery

Led By: Br. Aidan Owen, OHC Join us for our annual stitching retreat! This year’s theme: A Maker’s Pilgrimage. A pilgrimage is an outward, physical journey that marks an movement to the heart of Christ, where we find the fullness and freedom of our truest self. In this retreat, we will explore making (needlework, woodwork, …
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Associates’ Retreat

Holy Cross Monastery

Led By: Br. Josép Reinaldo Martínez-Cubero, OHC Join Br. Josép, the Monastic Community, and other Monastery Associates for a time of retreat and reflection on Christian and monastic spirituality. This retreat is perfect for Associates wanting to get to know one another and the Monastic Community more deeply and also for anyone considering becoming an …
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Dramatizing Scripture

Holy Cross Monastery

Led By: Br. Josép Martinez-Cubero, OHC The Bible was experienced by listening to it being read aloud, and it was largely written with this in mind until the printing press made ownership of books commonplace. Expand your experience of Holy Scripture by exploring different ways of delivering aloud the words of the Bible. We will use a …
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Library Volunteer Retreat

Holy Cross Monastery

Led By: Br. John Forbis, OHC Join enthusiastic volunteers for a labor of love – and balance work, prayer and recreation – as we continue the rewarding tasks of caring for and cataloging over 20,000 volumes.