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Solitude Day (self-catered)

Maria DiBello, RSM, Bernadette Rudolph and Mary Trainer, RSM

Open Dates
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
Seeking a hermitage experience? This retreat allows you to be by yourself throughout your stay and do your own cooking. Let Cranaleith's warmth and beauty provide a renewing space for you!

Individual Virtual Directed Retreat

Maria DiBello, RSM, Mary Trainer, RSM and Bernadette Rudolph

Open Dates
Online
Stay at home or bring your retreat experience to the beach, mountains or wherever you are!

Spiritual Direction Interest

Open Dates
Our spiritual directors offer gentle encouragement to open fully to God’s loving presence and to discern the action of the Spirit around and in you.

Individual Directed Retreat (self-catered)

Maria DiBello, RSM, Mary Trainer, RSM and Bernadette Rudolph

Flexible Dates
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
For some, retreat time includes the joys of cooking for oneself! The beauty, rest and solitude of Cranaleith await you. Meet daily with a spiritual director during your stay.

Individual Private Retreat (self-catered)

Flexible Dates
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
Seeking a hermitage experience? This retreat allows you to be by yourself throughout your stay and do your own cooking. Let Cranaleith's warmth and beauty provide a renewing space for you!

Evening of Contemplative Prayer (online)

Maria DiBello, RSM

September 13, 2021 - May 23, 2022
online
A simple time of quiet presence to the merciful heart of God within us and within our broken/blessed world

Knit, Crochet, Pray Together, April-June, 2022

Cathy Maguire RSM

April 5 - June 28, 2022
Onsite and online
Join us to continue a centuries-old tradition of blending creativity with reflection and sharing of life. Skills will be shared and fun had by all.  Beginners welcome.

Overnight, Silent, Directed Retreat, May 20-21, 2022

Mary Anne Nolan, RSM

May 20 - 21, 2022
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
What might happen if you took twenty-four hours to enter into the quiet and stillness with God?   Allow yourself the opportunity for spiritual renewal.

Practicing Yoga off the Mat (onsite)

Jackie Chaszczewicz

May 21, 2022
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
Join us for an overview of the philosophy of the Yamas + Niamas as we go on an exploration of how we can practice them in our everyday life.

Dance in the Forest: Thomas Merton & Eco-spirituality (onsite)

Christine A. Hearn

June 4, 2022
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
In this day of reflection, monk and mystic Thomas Merton will be our guide as we recreate, renew and recover the gifts of the earth before us. 

Confrontation & Troublemaking: Gospel Perspectives, four-part series (online)

Bernadette Rudolph

June 7 - 28, 2022
Online
Disagreements are inevitable; how we handle them is where we have options. Through reflection and rich conversations, explore how the Gospels offer guidance for confrontation and troublemaking today.

The Rules of Engagement – Confrontation & Troublemaking: Gospel Perspectives, part 1 (online)

Bernadette Rudolph

June 7, 2022
Online
Every culture has its "givens," values, often unspoken, that drive everything. Jesus' values differed from his society's and from ours. What's your set of "givens?"

Someone I Love Is Saying Outrageous Things – Confrontation & Troublemaking: Gospel Perspectives, part 2 (online)

Bernadette Rudolph

June 14, 2022
Online
When do we speak out and how – and are there times when silence in the face of injustice is a good idea?

7-Day Directed Silent Retreat

Maria DiBello, RSM, Mary Trainer, RSM and Bernadette Rudolph

June 17 - 24, 2022
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
In sustained stillness, silt has time to settle and the water becomes clear.  Rest can mend the tired mind and bones.  Like Elijah, you can at last hear God in the still, small whisper. 

Cancel Culture, Compromise and Grit – Confrontation & Troublemaking: Gospel Perspectives, part 3 (online)

Bernadette Rudolph

June 21, 2022
Online
Jesus proposes that we love our enemies.  Is there any value in compromise and grit?

Call and Response: A Day of Storytelling and Music-making (onsite)

Timothy Simmons

June 25, 2022
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
What is your story?  How will you tell it?  How do the stories of others affect and inspire you?

It’s Not All Up to Us, June 28 – Confrontation & Troublemaking: Gospel Perspectives, part 4 (online)

Bernadette Rudolph

June 28, 2022
Online
The endlessness of suffering wearies us to the core.  Where is God in all this mess?

Honey Harvest at Cranaleith: Gathering the Honey (onsite)

July 15, 2022
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
If you are interested in learning more about bees and would like to participate in Cranaleith’s early harvest, join us for the early harvest. 

Honey Harvest at Cranaleith: Bottling Day (onsite)

July 18, 2022
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
Volunteers needed to assist with bottling honey and labeling for the early honey harvest 2022!  “Worker bees” will receive a complimentary jar of honey.

Finding God Abiding: An Overnight Retreat (onsite)

Christine Marie Eberle

July 22 - 23, 2022
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
Walk with Christine through the four movements of her new book to see the narrative of grace at work in your life. includes communal prayer, presentation, conversation and reflective silence. 

Overnight, Silent, Directed Retreat, August 12-13, 2022

Mary Anne Nolan, RSM

August 12 - 13, 2022
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
What might happen if you took twenty-four hours to enter into the quiet and stillness with God?   Allow yourself the opportunity for spiritual renewal.

Overnight, Silent, Directed Retreat, October 28-29, 2022

Mary Anne Nolan, RSM

October 28 - 29, 2022
Cranaleith Spiritual Center
What might happen if you took twenty-four hours to enter into the quiet and stillness with God?   Allow yourself the opportunity for spiritual renewal.