Association of Benedictine Retreat Centers

Fostering the Benedictine Charism in Retreat Ministry

About Us

Fostering the Benedictine Charism
in Retreat Ministry

The Association of Benedictine Retreat Centers (ABRC) is an organization of approximately 40 member centers working together to foster the Benedictine charism in retreat ministry.

ABRC serves as a collaborative network for directors and staff of large conference centers and small spirituality centers alike. Among other key activities, ABRC hosts a Biennial Conference and sponsors a web site connecting guests to each of the member centers.


How Can ABRC Benefit Your Retreat Ministry?

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  • Biennial conferences for directors and staff
  • Collaboration with other Benedictine retreat centers staff to—
    • foster Benedictine monastic spirituality in retreat programming and hospitality
    • network with others who speak a common language
    • vitalize your center’s ministry
    • find mutual support, new ideas and inspiration for ministry
  • Web directory with links to each member center

Annual Dues - $75
(Jan. 1 - Dec. 31)


by Sr. Mary Charles McGough , OSB
St. Scholastica Monastery, Duluth, Minn..
used with permission

For membership inquiries contact:

Sr. Bobbi Bussan OSB, Director

rubassan@smmsisters.org

309.283.2109

 

 

Sr. Carol Falkner, OSB, Co-Director

carol@benedictine.org

317-788-7581