Desert Nuns

Desert Days of Prayer

Solitude is the place where man finds God.”  – St. Eucherius

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  1. Individuals or small groups are invited to come to Our Lady of Solitude Chapel for a day of prayer, solitude and silence.  Retreatants are invited to join the nuns for the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass.
  2. We do not have overnight facilities for retreats for the laity.
  3. We do not host couples’ retreats.  Please see the Diocese of Phoenix for Marriage Encounter and other such retreats.
  4. Those who would like may reserve Guadalupe Room for their use Monday through Saturday.  Guadalupe Room is equipped with mini-refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffee machine, 2 sofas and dining table (seats 5-6).   The room comfortably fits as many as 10 guests.  Guests are invited to bring a packed lunch – coffee, tea and water are provided.  A dining table is available in the Guadalupe Room.
  5. We do not host desert days or retreats on Sundays.
  6. The Chapel will be available for retreatants until 4 p.m.
  7. We also have an outdoor picnic area that seats approximately 40 people.
  8. Reservations for Desert Days of Prayer can be requested via the form below.
  9. Donations are appreciated.

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At this time, there are NO OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS AVAILABLE FOR THE LAITY.

“Tear your heart away from everything else; then seek God and you will surely find Him.”
– St. Teresa of Avila

(Priests, deacons, religious and seminarians who are interested in making a desert day or retreat, please click here)

Desert Day of Prayer Inquiry

 

Verification

 

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