Judith Healing Retreat

Event details

  • Friday | November 10, 2017 to Sunday | November 12, 2017
  • All Day
  • McShain-Horstmann Family Life Center 315 S. Warren Avenue Malvern, PA 19355
  • 610-644-0400

Judith Retreats are designed for adult women, who may have experienced any number of life challenges, including post traumatic stress, divorce, the loss of a loved one, loneliness, addiction, depression, or abandonment.

Speakers: Sue Brinkmann, Lydia Britton, & Mark Houck

HeadshotBW_Brinkman Susan Brinkmann, OCDS, author and award winning journalist is a member of the Third Order Discalced Carmelites.  She is the staff writer for Women of Grace and is a frequent guest on EWTN’s  Women of Grace television show.  In addition to two historical fiction novels published Harper Collins, she is also the author of a book on Carmelite prayer, Lord Teach Us to Pray, published by The Catholic Standard and Times.  Her book, The Kinsey Corruption, which details the fraudulent research of Alfred C. Kinsey was published by Ascension Press.  Susan also published The Learn to Discern Compendium: Is It Christian or New Age? with Simon Peter Press which has an impramatur from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.  She recently published the story of her conversion entitled, We Need to Talk: God Speaks to a Modern Girl, published by Liguori Publications.


Lydia BritHeadshotBW_Brittonton is the Director of Liturgy & Music for St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Kissimmee, Florida.  She has been married to Tim Britton for 25+ years and is the mother of four children, one of which is a Seminarian of the Diocese of Orlando.  In 2007, for a period of four years, she also served as Director of Liturgy for St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church in Avalon Park, Florida where she helped the newly formed community develop their Liturgical Ministries. She was commissioned by the Diocese of Orlando in 2007 as an Ecclesial Lay Liturgical Minister. She has served as a bilingual Instructor of the Foundations of Liturgy courses for the Lay Minister Formation program. Currently, she serves as a bilingual instructor for the Office of Evangelization and Family Life and is an instructor for ‘La Academia Inmaculada Concepcion’ a program of the Hispanic Ministries Office with a focus on the spiritual development and formation of the laity on a parish level.


Mark Houck is thHeadshotBW_Houcke founder and president of The King’s Men, a non-profit organization dedicated to educating and forming men into authentic leaders, protectors and providers. He lectures internationally and is a popular speaker at many Catholic men’s conferences in the United States. Mark is a published author and is considered one of the leading experts in the fight against pornography and the healing of those who are its victims. Mark is a graduate of Catholic University and holds a masters degree in Education from Holy Family University.  He lives in Quakertown, PA with his wife Ryan-Marie and 5 children.



Cost:  $315 for single occupancy rooms on a first come first serve basis. The full amount is due with registration.

To register please visit malvernretreat.com/register or call 610-644-0400 for more information.