Fall Retreat

How the Light Gets Through the Cracks:

Icon of Christ on the cross, with candle light.

Living the Tension of Contemplation and Self-giving Action/Service

October 12, 2019

Preregistration required


"Ring the bells that still can ring

Forget the perfect offering

There is a crack in everything

That is how the Light gets in."

(Leonard Cohen)

Retreat Schedule

Iconastis Holy Wisdom Church

  8:00 Matins

9:00 am Registration

Holy Wisdom Church

9:30 am Welcome & Preview of the Day

Please check back for times and descriptions of conference given by Sister Rebecca and Brother Thomas

12:00 pm Lunch

1:15 pm Tersext

5:00 pm Vespers w/ healing service 

Pre-registration Required. Space limited.


Pre-registration required by October 04, 2019

Full Day - $40 per person

Companions of New Skete/Chapel Community - $25 per person

Student/Limited Income - $20 per person

Includes all retreat materials, light breakfast, and lunch.  

Does not include accommodations.  Those wishing to stay at the monastery guesthouse must register for the retreat prior to reserving a room.


Please complete our registration form.  Let us know where you are coming from, how to contact you, and  if you have any dietary restrictions.

Once the form is submitted you will be re-directed to our secure online credit card processing site for your deposit.     The PCI Security Standards for online credit card processing require that all the information that you submit during the payment process, EXACTLY matches what is on file with your banking institution.  This includes name, address, phone, and email address.  

Registration in Advance Required.