Rattler Awakening XVII Retreat

DATE September 26 – 28, 2014 | Cost: $75

This Cursillo-based retreat is implemented for and by the students of St. Mary’s University. Retreatants are invited to take time to consider a commitment to a life of faith and how we are called to integrate our faith in all we do. The Retreat will be held at Tecaboca Marianist Retreat Center in Mountain Home, Texas.  Contact Bro. Jose J. Matos Auffant S.M. at (210) 436-3785, for more information.


Other Upcoming Retreats in San Antonio Area


Men’s Discernment Retreat

DATE  May 30-31, 2014 | Cost: 

The Archdiocesan Vocation Office invites you to attend this retreat experience to pray, share and learn more about the priesthood. Come find out if God is calling you to marriage, priesthood or religious life.   Join priests, seminarians, and religious for reflection, fun and fellowship at the Seraphic Sisters’ Retreat House.  Please contact Ana Bojorquez, for more information at (210) 735-0553,




Recent Retreats in St. Mary’s


Oasis Retreat

DATE  April 14 – 17, 2014 

Experience Holy Week in a ‘For-Busy-People’ Format!   For 1 hour during each day of this on-campus experience, participants had the opportunity to meet  one-on-one each day for spiritual accompaniment, personal prayer in tranquil solitude, and reflections on Scripture readings for Holy Week.


“Welcome Home” – Marianist Discernment Retreat

January 31 – February 2, 2014

Are you including God in your future plans? Have you prayed for guidance in making decisions that will impact your life after you graduate?  Are you attracted to a life-long commitment of personal growth in community? To help answer these and other questions, the Marianists offered a weekend of prayer, personal reflection, faith-sharing sessions and socials, among other activities to reflect on God’s calling in our lives.  This retreat was sponsored by the Marianist Province of the U.S.A.  Contact Bro. Tom Wendorf S.M. at or Sister Nicole Trahan F.M.I. at for more information about Marianist religious life and discernment process in general.