2018 Women’s Lenten Retreat



We hope that you will be able to join us for a Lenten retreat day on Saturday, March 10th at St. Mathew’s Church. Bp. Scarlett will guide a day of fellowship and contemplation.

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No advanced reading–no  homework to dissuade you from coming!


  9:00:                   Morning Prayer followed by coffee, introductions.

After Coffee and introductions, first meditation and begin silence.

10:30:                   Personal time for prayer/ reading/silence

11:45:                     Mass with second meditation

12:30:                   Lunch in silence with reading

1:00:                     Silence, confessions, etc.

4:00:                     Evening Prayer, third meditation.

After EP, end silence, group meeting with coffee/tea, sharing of retreat experiences.

5:30:                     Closing blessing


Location: main sanctuary, with meals & refreshments served on the main patio.


St. Matthew’s Church
2300 Ford Road
Newport Beach, CA 92660