What is a retreat?

A retreat is an opportunity to come away from our usual daily lives.  It is an invitation to be refreshed in body, mind and spirit. It is a special time where we seek to find The One who is always seeking us.  


Day of Reflection

October 2, 2021 

Students are invited to participate in a day of reflection on God’s active work in the world and their own lives. This day will be an outdoor event at the Ignatian Centre in Guelph on Saturday October 2. A fee of $15 will include transportation, lunch, and dinner. If you have further questions or would like to sign up, please contact Annette Donovan Panchaud.

Click here to view the poster.


Annual Student Retreat 

October 22-24, 2021

A Call to Listen 

In his encyclical, Fratelli Tutti, Pope Francis calls us to renew our commitment to our neighbour and to our world. Come away for a weekend and connect with fellow students, reflecting on what it means to deeply listen and how it can impact our relationship with God and with the world around us.

The retreat will be led by Father Santo Arrigo, C.Ss.R., a Redemptorist priest who is currently serving as the Coordinator of Ignite Youth and Young Adult Ministry Canada.

*Location: Holy Family Retreat Centre (https://hfrh.ca), Harrow.

Cost: $50 (includes transportation, accommodation, and meals)

To register, contact Annette Donovan Panchaud. Deadline for registration is October 15 or until spaces are filled.

*In person retreat, COVID pending.

If you are unable to attend due to financial challenges please contact Annette directly.

See poster here.


The Regional Canadian Catholic Student Association (CCSA) Conference

January 28 – 30, 2022

Hosted by King’s Campus Ministry.

Stay tuned for more information.


Lenten Retreat 


For further information and to register your attendance, please call 519.963.1477 or email lisa.caeiro@kings.uwo.ca.