Abbey Guesthouse

The Benedictine monks of Saint John's Abbey welcome guests of all faiths to experience the abiding presence of God with a praying community. Located in central Minnesota on 2,740 acres of woodlands and lakes, the Abbey Guesthouse provides monastic hospitality to all who call.

Phone: 320-363-2573
Fax: 320-363-3039

Saint John’s Abbey Guesthouse
2380 Water Tower Rd
Collegeville, MN  56321-2015

AbbeyGuesthouse.org
guestmaster@osb.org

Related Events

14
Feb

Married Couples Retreat

Love, Marriage and the Rule of Saint Benedict – Presented by Tim (SJU '77) and Carrie (CSB '88) Sellner

27
Dec

Year-End Retreat

Images of God the Father, Son, and Spirit: How our concept of the Trinity shapes our faith life – Presented by Fr. Timothy Backous, O.S.B.

06
Dec

Advent Retreat

Journey Partners – Presented by Fr. Nickolas Kleespie, O.S.B.

06
Jun

Six-Day Directed Retreat

We invite you to participate in a silent, six-day retreat during which you can cast into the deep waters of your faith. Contemplate, relax, revel, and enjoy God’s guidance in your life.

18
Apr

Triduum Retreat

Baptized into Death and Life: Through the Triduum with Saint Benedict – Presented by Father Columba Stewart, O.S.B.

08
Mar

Lenten Retreat

Listening Our Way Through Lent – Presented by Mary Stommes, editor Give Us This Day

15
Feb

Abbey Days of Reflection

Presenter: Fr. Michael Kwatera, O.S.B. – Coloring the Liturgy: Feelings and Attitudes of Celebration

15
Feb

Ski & Spirituality Retreat

Saint John's Outdoor University and the Abbey Guesthouse offer a weekend retreat led by Steve and Terree Lindvall (former owners of Fitzharris Ski & Sport) and Fr. Joseph Feders with help from Abbey Arboretum ski trail guides Fr. Nick Kleespie and Br. Lew Grobe.

09
Nov

Abbey Days of Reflection

Presenter: Fr. Michael Kwatera, OSB "The Prayer of Saint Benedict in the Dialogues of Gregory the Great"

12
Oct

Abbey Days of Reflection

Presenter: Fr. Cyril Gorman, OSB "The Seeds of the Fruits"

14
Sep

Abbey Days of Reflection

Presenter: Br. Aelred Senna, OSB. "Conversatio Morum and the Exaltation of the Cross"

13
Jul

Oblate Summer Retreat

Oblates Present

09
May

Easter Retreat

The Joy of the Resurrection: How can the promise of the Resurrection help us age gracefully?

23
Mar

LifeSHIFT Retreat: Work and the Christian Journey Retreat

Life is about managing change: career, personal, family, spiritual. This retreat is an opportunity to reflect on life and faith while considering new career, job, work and/or retirement possibilities. Activities include discussions, presentations, individual consultation, journaling, the Strong Interest Inventory and Ignatian Spirituality. Participants will clarify work/life objectives and address fears of transition while experiencing imaginative ways to explore their Christian faith.

15
Mar

Oblate Lenten Day of Reflection

Presenter: Fr. Eric Hollas, OSB

16
Nov

Oblate Fall Day of Reflection

Presenter: Fr. Michael Patella, OSB. Details available in Fall/Winter 2014 newsletter.

12
Jul

Annual Oblate Retreat

July 12-14, 2013 - The Annual Oblate Retreat is open only to oblates, candidates, and their companions.

12
Jul

Annual Oblate Retreat

July 12-14, 2013 - The Annual Oblate Retreat is open only to oblates, candidates, and their companions.

01
Jan

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