The heart of contemplative retreats is to truly follow Christ from the depths of our lives. In order to live fully in Christ (The life I live now not I, but Christ who lives in me, Gal. 2:20), we must also listen through deep meditation.
To truly follow Christ from the depths of our lives we must also listen through deep meditation
Retreat Director Fr. Greg Wiest, CSsR will provide those who are looking for intensive meditation with various contemplative retreats throughout the year at the Redemptorist Renewal Center. These retreats include:
- Contemplative Intensive Retreats
- Integrating the Heart: Restorative Yoga and Contemplation Retreat
- Contemplative Writing Retreat
- Contemplation and Creativity
(These four retreats have not been scheduled for 2018)
Father Greg Wiest received his Master of Divinity from Catholic Theological Union and was ordained a Redemptorist priest in 1989. He has been a retreat director at the Redemptorist Renewal Center since 2008. He co-ordinates the Heschia Spiritual Direction Program at the Center and has been developing the Center’s contemplative retreats. His main area of concern lies in the intersection of painting, writing, and meditation. He is also concerned with how to help GLBTQ people benefit spiritually from the Catholic Tradition.