Upcoming Event

June 22, 2024


A Day with the Carmelites: Come, Learn, Pray

Saturday, June 22, 2024
Mini-Retreat from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

(Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.)
Optional Mass at 8:00 a.m. in the Church.
Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Gym next door to Old Hall
505 W. Granger Ave. Modesto, CA 95350

Patron Saint for the Day:
St. Therese of Lisieux, OCD

“My vocation is Love!” ~ St. Therese

Theme: Lectio Divina and Contemplation
This mini-retreat includes teachings on Lectio Divina and contemplation, time for prayer, and fellowship. (Lectio Divina is a traditional monastic practice of scriptural reading, meditation, and prayer.)

Guest Speaker: Anthony Lilles, S.T. D.
 Professor at St. Patrick’s Seminary, Menlo Park, CA. He has a doctorate in spiritual theology from The Angelicum in Rome and is co-founder of the Avila Institute.
To see Dr. Lilles bio click here.

Lunch is provided.

Free will offering at the event.

Sponsored by the Modesto Community of Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites

Must be over 15 years of age to attend. No childcare available.

Registration is closed due to reaching maximum capacity but signup for the waiting list and we will let you know if we have a cancellation.

To sign up for the waiting list, use the form below:

Name(s), (First and last name of each person attending)

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For more information email
or call (209) 639-8975.

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More information St. Therese:

Nine Interesting Facts on St. Therese

The Message of St. Therese to the Laity

St. Therese, Doctor of the Church