Prayer Requests

Let Us Pray for Your Special Intentions Is someone you know sick or in need of spiritual comfort? Did you have someone pass away recently? Or do you need prayers for a special intention (new baby, marriage, breakup, etc. – we don’t need to know what the special intention is...

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Retreat Director Biographies

FATHER LUKE ANDERSON, O.Cist Luke Anderson, a Cistercian monk and priest, is the Prior of St. Mary’s Monastery at New Ringgold, PA. Born in NYC, he completed his classical studies at the Louis de Montfort Seminary, Bay Shore, Long Island. He received his Ph.L. from the University of St. Thomas...

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Gospel Reflection: Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

TWENTY- EIGHTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME OCTOBER 9, 2016 Alleluia, Alleluia. In all circumstances, give thanks,  for this is the will of God for you in Christ Jesus. Alleluia, Alleluia. The Gospel of Saint Luke 17: 11-19 As Jesus continued his journey to Jerusalem, he traveled through Samaria and Galilee.  As...

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Gospel Reflection: Second Sunday of Advent

SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT DECEMBER 4, 2016 Alleluia, alleluia. Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths: all flesh shall see the salvation of God. Alleluia, alleluia.   A Reading from the holy Gospel according to Saint Matthew 3: 1-12 John the Baptist appeared, preaching in the desert...

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Gospel Reflection – Christmas

DECEMBER 25, 2016, THE NATIVITY OF THE LORD MASS DURING THE NIGHT, CHRISTMAS EVE Alleluia, alleluia I proclaim to you good news of great joy: Today a Savior is born for us, Christ the Lord. Alleluia, alleluia   A reading from the holy Gospel according to Saint Luke 2: 1-14...

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Growing in Holiness – Secretly!

June 21, 2017 – Wednesday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time Saint Aloysius Gonzaga, Religious Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew (6:1-6, 16-18) Jesus said to his disciples:...

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Blessing Tree Ceremony

Sunday, December 4, 2016 2pm-4pm St. Joseph Hall Remember your loved ones this holiday season; celebrate their lives at Malvern Retreat House’s annual Blessing Tree Remembrance Ceremony! During the ceremony, you will be able to place a custom, blessed ornament on our Christmas tree. Afterwards, please join us to enjoy...

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Blessing Tree

Remember your loved ones this holiday season; celebrate their lives at Malvern Retreat House’s annual Blessing Tree Remembrance Ceremony! During the ceremony, you will be able to place a custom, blessed ornament on our Christmas tree. Afterwards, please join us to enjoy Christmas music and light refreshments with family and...

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