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Director: Sr. Wendy Cotter, CSJ

This retreat focuses on the significance of Jesus’ encounters with women in various accounts of the gospels, as well as when they are featured in Jesus’ parables and wisdom sayings. The retreat will conclude with the special place women disciples hold in the Resurrection narratives, their mandate to proclaim Him as risen, and what this holds for our role today!

Sr. Wendy Cotter, CSJ, PhD is a Sister of St. Joseph from London, Ontario, Canada, and also an American citizen. She has been a full professor of New Testament in the Theology Department of Loyola University, and is now Emerita since her retirement in 2016. She began teaching in elementary schools. Then, following four years of pastoral work with her community in Peru, she returned and earned her doctorate in New Testament from St. Michael’s College in Toronto, Canada. She has published two books, The Miracles in Greco Roman Antiquity (1999), and The Christ of the Miracle Stories: Portrait Through Encounter (2010). She considers directing retreats the greatest source of joy and grace.

Overnight Offering: $455. Includes 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 suppers.

Commuter Offering: $400. Includes 4 lunches, 5 suppers.

$75 nonrefundable deposit required!

Registration Deadline: Monday, July 8th