Join us at the beautiful Ocean City, New Jersey for three days of rest and rejuvenation as we focus on prayer, community building, and contemplating the majesty of God’s Mercy.  RSVP to Lauren Joyce at  We hope you can join us!


Date: April 5th- 7th, 2013
We’ll depart after the 5:30pm Mass on 4/5/13 and return by 4:00pm on 4/7/13
Transportation: Provided from Villanova
Cost: $10.  For the WHOLE weekend, meals and transport included!!!
Location: A private beach home in beautiful Ocean City, NJ
Agenda: Includes time for rest, prayer, small group sharing, walking along the beach, Mass, Confession, a service project, and cooking our meals family-style!
Sleeping arrangements: There are nearly a dozen beds at the spacious beach home.  We will also employ sleeping bags/air mattresses as needed.  If you need special accommodations, please let us know.

What to bring:
– Sheets or a sleeping bag
– Towels for shower and/or beach
– Comfortable, warm clothes!  It can be COLD!
– Prayer aids such as a Bible, journal, Rosary, etc

The cost of this retreat is generously underwritten by the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, Dr. & Mrs. Valko, and Campus Ministry.