St. Raphaela Center


Retreats and Prayer

Fall Directed Retreat - September 20 to September 27

The Fall is such a beautiful time to make a retreat…so many colors to see and reflect on…so many changes going on in nature and maybe within you! Consider coming to St. Raphaela Center for our Fall Directed Retreat. Our skilled staff directors will be availableto direct your retreat through these days.

Cost: $500 – $570, depending upon room choice. Please Register no later than September 14, 2018. You can register online at www.straphaelacenter.org or phone 610-642-5715 or email: info@straphaelacenter.org.

The next Taize Prayer being offered at St. Raphaela Center will be held on Wednesday,October 10 at 7:30 p.m. This contemplative communal prayer service is offered in the Center’s chapel on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration is also available until midnight after the hour-long Taize service. All are welcome, no reservations are required.


Shawl Ministry  will be offered once again on Thursday, October 11 from 10:30 – 12:00 Noon.   This ministry is offered by Sr. Kathy Gaize, acj, every 2nd Thursday of the month at this time. The material needed for this experience is Yarn: 3 Skeins of Home Spun and needles (size 11 or 13). There is no cost for this prayerful experience of a work of Mercy for someone who is experiencing an occasion of joy or challenge in their lives.

straphaelacenter@gmail.com,call 610-642-5715, or visit 

http://straphaelacenter.org/index.php?page=calendar.