Upcoming Workshops

Prayer: Real Soul Food

Nov 16, 2017 7:00-9:00 pm and Feb 15, 2018 7:00-9:00 pm
Sr. Dorothy Trosclair, O.P.
Archdiocesan Spirituality Center 2501 Maine Avenue Metairie
Do you find yourself pondering these questions? -How do I feel about my life, myself right now, really? -Where does my life seem to be going? God created us to be in relationship with God and our hearts are restless until they rest -completely in God. What does prayer have to do with this? Join Archdiocesan Spirituality Center Assistant Director, Sr. Gloria Murillo, STJ for a talk and discussion on prayer as interpersonal relationship with God, the part desire plays in our efforts at personal prayer and our images of God and self. telephone (504) 861-3254. Cost $25.00 (adjustments can be made)

Advent Longing for Christmas Peace

Dec 8, 2017 9:30-12:00 pm
Jan Tate
Thank you, ​ Doris Melito Archdiocesan Spirituality Center 2501 Maine Avenue Metairie, LA 70003 504-861-3254
Come spend the morning in quiet reflection with Mary, Joseph and the Christ Child to prepare your soul and spirit for the coming feast of Christmas. Come rest your mind and allow the deep hunger in your heart for God bring you to serenity and peace - your Advent longing! There will be guided meditation and periods of silence for personal pondering. Cost $25.00 (adjustments can be made)

What is Spiritual Direction?

Dec 21, 2017 7:00-9:00 pm and Apr 19, 2018 7:00-9:00 pm
Sr. Dorothy Trosclair, O.P.
Archdiocesan Spirituality Center 2501 Maine Avenue Metairie and Archdiocesan Spirituality Center 2501 Maine Avenue Metairie (504) 861-3254
Throughout the history of the Church there have always been men and women who listened to the prayer experiences of those wanting assistance with their prayer. In this two hour session learn how Spiritual Direction can help you grow in your prayer life, nurture your relationship with God and enable you to become more attentive to God in your daily life. Cost $25.00 (Adjustments can be made)

Spirituality for the Second Half of Life (Northshore)

Jan 9, 2018 10:00-12:00 pm, Jan 16, 2018 10:00-12:00 pm, Jan 23, 2018 10:00-12:00 pm, Jan 30, 2018 10:00-12:00 pm, Feb 6, 2018 10:00-12:00 pm, and Feb 20, 2018 10:00-12:00 pm
Sr. Noel Toomey, O.P.
Northshore Catholic Center 4465 East Hwy. 190 E Service Rd. Covington and Northshore Catholic Center 4465 East Hwy. 190 E Service Road Covington
A program of Faith Reflection on the meaning and possibilities of the second half of life transition and beyond. The program includes: input on the spirituality of adult stages of growth, guided reflection and prayer, faith sharing, Myers-Briggs Personality Type Indicator. Within a group of Second Half of Life Believers we come together to Name…Understand…Celebrate…Follow God’s movement through the process of aging. Cost $50.00 (adjustments can be made)

Spiritual Intimacy: Taking Your Marriage to the Next Level (North Shore)

Jan 27, 2018 2:00-5:30 pm
Jan and Lloyd Tate
Northshore Catholic Center, 4465 East Hwy. 190 E Service Road Covington
Join us for an afternoon of reflection as we explore the ways a married couple can grow in unity with God and each other through sharing an open and honest couple prayer time. Jan and Lloyd Tate will reflect on their 45 years of reaching together for God and present several different methods of couple prayer that may help participants to grow closer on their spiritual journey. There will be quiet time for couples to practice the various methods and to see what "fits" their own personal relationship. Couples are encouraged to plan to go out for a romantic dinner and date night afterwards to enjoy the closeness that the prayer will have fostered. Cost $35.00 (adjustments can be made)