Completed Retreats & Programs 2013

St. Benedict’s Toolbox Ministries

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Jan. –
May 2nd
Benedictine Spiritual Sharing Group, Summit, NJ

Jane will lead a monthly group focusing on spiritual and life practices from The Rule of St. Benedict. The group meets from 1:30 – 4:00 on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Information at

Open to all.


Program –
Six Tuesday
Eves in Lent
Teleconference Program for Lent
Making a Difference – The Benedictine Path of Transformation

Jane will offer six sessions conducted by telephone or Skype Tuesday evenings from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm EST.  Session dates are February 19 & 26 and March 5, 12 & 19 and April 2 (We skip Holy Week).  For more information or to register, visit Jane’s website link.

Open to all.


March 6 from 9 am through lunch
Church of the Messiah in Chester, NJ
Finding Wholeness Through Connections

At this morning retreat we will explore our connections to God and to each other focusing on two Benedictine areas – hospitality and prayer.  The program is open to the public.  For more information visit the church’s website at To register call 908-879-7208.

Open to all.


April 12-14
Spring Conference of the Society of the Companions of the Holy Cross at The Incarnation Center at Ivoryton, CT

Jane will lead two workshop for Companions.


April 30 –  May 3
Holy Cross Monastery in West Park, New York
Am I Me or am I A Role?  Discerning God’s Call to True Vocation

At this retreat open to the public you will reflect on where you are in your life today and explore the desires for something deeper or different that may be tugging at your heart using the Rule of St. Benedict and other resources as guides for reflection.For more information, please click here.

Open to all.


June 5-7
The Community of Hope International at Camp Allen in Nashota Texas
St. Benedict’s Path to Wholeness

Keynote speaker and workshop leader at the 16th Annual
Conference of the organization.


Sept 27-29
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church at Put-In-Bay, Ohio
Finding God Everywhere – Seeking the Thin Places

At this Friday evening – Saturday afternoon retreat that is open to the public attendees will explore the Rule of St. Benedict as a path to a deeper awareness of the sacred in the ordinary and extraordinary.  Further information will be posted.

Open to all.



Nov 8-9
Episcopal Church Women of the Diocese of Mississippi at St. Columb’s Episcopal Church in Ridgeland, MS
Topic TBD

Jane will be the conference keynote speaker.  Open to all women.