How long since you’ve asked yourself:
Who am I?
Is my faith important to me?
Where am I going?
Is Jesus part of my daily life?
Every year, the men of Saint John Neumann Catholic Church offer a three-day retreat created specifically for other men. It is a perfect opportunity to reflect, grow stronger in faith and spend the weekend with newfound friends. Emmaus retreats are to be received only once in a lifetime.
Frequently Asked Questions
What happens on the weekend?
You will hear talks given by different men from the parish; no lectures or assignments. A series of dynamics will help you grow your personal relationship with Jesus through and with the support of other men like you.
How much does it cost?
$180 is the suggested donation but worry not – we have scholarships available if needed. Checks and Online payments are available.
Where and how long?
Men’s Emmaus: The retreat begins Friday evening (5:00 pm) and ends Sunday afternoon (3:00 pm). It will be held at the Saint John Neumann Catholic Church during the day and staying at a nearby, quality hotel for sleeping arrangements. Participants can leave their cars at Saint John Neumann or can be dropped off at the church on Friday evening.
What do I bring?
In general, you do not have to bring any kind of food, snack or drink. All drinks, snacks, and meals are provided (special requests are welcomed). Additionally, it is good to bring a jacket since it may be cold in the rooms. There is no need for any electronics, we encourage you to leave your phone. Paper and pens will be provided.
If you or someone you know would be interested in joining us at one of our upcoming retreats, please mark your calendars and be sure to register on time. Click the button below to add a name to our list of interested candiates.
Spring - Men's Emmaus Retreat
Friday, April 1 - 5:00 PM through Sunday, April 3 - 3:00 PM
Location: Retreat experience at St. John Neumann Catholic Church/sleeping accommodations at a nearby hotel.
You are never alone on your walk
“Were not our hearts burning within us”?
Stay connected with the SJN Emmaus Ministry. Check with the parish office for any upcoming Emmaus retreats and other parish ministries.