Programs

The following programs are led/organized by the ICC retreat team.




"Called to Holiness" Silent Retreat & Spiritual Direction

Now Registering:

June 17-19, 2022


The Immaculate Conception Center is pleased to offer a retreat for Catholics seeking to renew and deepen their faith. The “Called to Holiness” silent retreat weekend provides participants with an opportunity to encounter the Lord’s presence in an atmosphere of contemplation and prayer. Reflections and Scriptural meditations will be offered by a team of lay and religious retreat guides. Spiritual direction will be available throughout the weekend for those who desire it. 


The cost of the retreat is $160 per person ($80 for commuters).  Space is limited, contact us to secure your reservation for the weekend. 

Friday
Arrival 5:00 - 7:00 PM
BYO Bagged Supper
Holy Hour, Beginning of General Silence

Saturday
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Supper
Morning & Evening Liturgy of the Hours
Mass & Holy Hour, with Confession
Presentations, Guided Lectio Divina, Q/A
Spiritual Direction Time & Private Prayer

Sunday
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Morning Liturgy of the Hours
Sunday Mass
Spiritual Direction Time & Private Prayer
Presentations, Sharing, Final Blessing
Departure at 2:00 PM




Adult Bible Study

Wednesdays at 9AM & 6PM


Join us for a weekly Bible study as we explore the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments through book and topical studies.  Two study groups meet on Wednesdays at 9AM and 6PM.  Scripture studies are offered in partnership with the St. Therese Parish adult faith formation program and are open to anyone in the community, typically running 8-10 weeks in duration.  The material cost can be lowered or waived upon request. Please contact us to inquire about current and upcoming study series.  




Current Study

First Corinthians
The Church and the Christian Community

September 21 - December 7 (11 weeks)
Wednesdays: 9AM & 6PM
Material Cost: $30 (discounts available)

Please contact us to register.




Men's Weekend of Fasting, Prayer & Penance

Scheduled:

March 31-April 2, 2023


The Immaculate Conception Center is offering a penitential gathering for men willing to fast and pray for the needs of our families, our Church, and our world.  The weekend provides retreatants an opportunity to encounter the Lord’s presence through fasting, penance, confession and Eucharistic adoration.  An optional 14-mile “Stations of the Cross” pilgrimage is planned for those who are able. The weekend includes a two-night stay and one meal at the conclusion of the fast.  There is no charge to participate. 

Space is limited, contact us to secure your reservation for the weekend.
Friday
Prior to arrival, suggestion to begin fast at 3:00 PM
Arrival by 8:00 PM
Presentation, Preparation of Intentions
Adoration until Midnight

Saturday
Morning & Evening Liturgy of the Hours
Holy Hour with Confession, Vigil Mass
"Stations of the Cross" 14-mile Pilgrimage
Guided Reflection & Litany of Repentance
Adoration until Midnight

Sunday
Morning Liturgy of the Hours
Blessing of Penitents
Communal Breakfast
Departure at 8:00 AM




Bible & Catechism Readings ~ 2022 Calendar & Checklist

Free to View or Download


Looking for a way to dig deeper into Sacred Scripture?   Wanting to improve your understanding of the Catholic faith?  Try out our 2022 calendar/checklist of Bible and Catechism readings.  With several reading plans, you can find the option that fits into your day, or read at your own pace and use the checklist to track your progress.  Our calendar can be easily printed or bookmarked on your mobile device.  Click here to view or download the plan.