St. Francis Retreat Center

St. Francis Retreat Center

Summer Scripture Days Retreat: 

The  Eucharist in Scripture

St. Francis Retreat Center, DeWitt, MI

August 20-22, 2024

In this Year of Eucharistic Revival, we will examine the many layers of God’s gift of the Eucharist to His people through Old Testament foreshadowing and New Testament teachings.  This retreat will be facilitated by the Catholic Biblical School of Michigan.  Topics include Old Testament Images of the Eucharist presented by Cathryn Torgerson-Wade.  The Eucharist in the New Testament by Colleen Vermeulen, and Biblical Theology of the Mass and Covenant by Jeremy Priest.  Any adult over the age of 18 is welcome to attend.  The retreat begins on Tuesday with registration at 9:00 a.m. and the retreat concludes around 1:00 p.m. on Thursday after lunch.

The cost of the retreat is $225 for private lodging, $175 for shared lodging, and $130 for commuting.  Meals and materials are included.  For more details and to register, please visit