Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia

Nashville, TN

Weekend of prayer and spiritual enrichment

Single Catholic women between the ages of 17-30 are invited to attend. This monastic experience will include retreat talks, the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, the celebration of the Sacrament of Penance, community prayer of the Divine Office and rosary, adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, periods of silence, as well as time with the Dominican Sisters.
Jesu Caritas Retreats (for single women ages 17-30)
Vocation Retreats (for single women considering the religious life)

Sister Mary Emily, O.P.
801 Dominican Drive
Nashville, TN 37228-0147
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