Wonderfully Made – A Theology of the Body Retreat for High School Girls

The St. Peter Respect Life Committee in Elverson, PA is excited to announce the 4th Annual Theology of the Body Retreat for High School Girls.  Previous retreats have been extremely well received by both those who attended and their parents.  Please see information from Jo Christof below on this retreat and print out and share the flyer.

 

RETREAT LEADER: Samantha Kelley of FIERCEAthlete.org

SPEAKER:  Marie DiCecco – “Women’s Health in conformity with Theology of the Body”

CLERGY:

  • Fr. Timothy Danaher, O.P.
  • Fr. Reuben Nuxoll, Legionaries of Christ

WHEN: Friday, February 5 – Arrive 7:00 pm to Sunday, February 7 – Depart 11:30 AM

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner served Saturday & Breakfast served Sunday

WHERE:  St. Mary Of Providence Center, Elverson, 227 Isabella Road, Elverson, PA 19520

COST:  $125 per person (scholarships available)

We will talk about what it means to be a young, dynamic, Catholic woman in today’s world. The retreat will introduce you to John Paul II’s Theology of the Body and what it means for your life! Retreat will include talks, small groups, Mass, adoration and time for confession. The Retreat is led by Samantha Kelley, the Founder and President of FIERCE Athlete (fierceathlete.org). Sam is a young Catholic woman, trained in teaching the Theology of the Body.

Marie DiCecco has been a high school health educator for the past 35 years and has recently completed an Allied Health program in women’s health care.

The Sisters of Life will be attending, speaking and leading small groups.

This retreat is sponsored by St. Peter Respect Life Committee

For More Information, TEXT Eileen Christian @ 610-716-1840 or email @ eileenchristian@usa.net

Register online here. 

*Please note proper safety protocols to protect all participants will be taken- please contact Eileen with any concerns.

Wonderfully Made flyer.Feb 2021

Announcing: Wonderfully Made – A Theology of the Body Retreat for High School Girls

Once again Saint Peter’s Respect Life Committee in  Elverson, Pennsylvania will host a Theology of the Body Retreat for High School Girls on February 8th & 9th.  Information for this retreat can be found below.  

Wonderfully Made

from Jo Christof, St. Peter Respect Life Committee

The St. Peter Respect Life Committee is excited to announce another Theology of the Body Retreat for High School Girls to be held Saturday, February 8 and Sunday, February 9th.

We will talk about what it means to be a young, dynamic, Catholic woman in today’s world. The retreat will introduce you to John Paul II’s Theology of the Body and what it means for your life! This retreat will include talks, small groups, Mass, adoration and time for confession.

The Retreat is led by Samantha Kelley, the Founder and President of FIERCE Athlete (fierceathlete.org).  Sam is a young Catholic woman, trained in teaching the Theology of the Body. She holds a Master’s degree in Catholic Psychology, is a former Division 1 soccer player, and now rows competitively!

Marie DiCecco has been a high school health educator for the past 35 years and has recently completed an Allied Health program in women’s health care. She is passionate about educating young females on the beauty of their femininity. Marie believes that the foundation of the “feminine genius” – as described by Pope St. John Paul II – lies in her capacity to know that she is endowed with specific feminine gifts that encourage her to become the woman she is called by God to be.

 

 Saturday, February 8 (Arrive 9:00 AM) to Sunday, February 9 (Depart 11:30 AM)

Lunch and Dinner served Saturday and Breakfast served Sunday

St. Mary of Providence Center, 227 Isabella Road, Elverson, PA 19520 (map)

Cost: $75 per person (scholarships available)

FOR MORE INFORMATION, TEXT Eileen Christian @ 610-716-1840 or email @
eileenchristian@usa.net.   

Additional information  for this Retreat can be found below.

This event is sponsored by St. Peter Respect Life Committee

 

TOB Retreat Girls February Flyer

Calling all High School Boys & Their Dads! Theology of the Body and Eagles Football Event in Brandywine, Pennsylvania

The following is from Jo Christof, St. Peter Respect Life Committee in Brandywine, Pennsylvania.  This event is a warm-up for a weekend Theology of the Body  Retreat they hope to have in January. 

Theology of the body and Eagle football

St Peter Parish

The St. Peter Respect Life Committee in Brandywine, Pennsylvania  is sponsoring a combination “Theology of the Body / Eagles Football” event for High School Boys on Sunday, Nov. 17th at the St. Peter Church Celebration Center at 3:00 p.m.  There is no cost to attend this event.

We invite all high school boys and their Dads (or Father Figures) to come hear a talk on Theology of the Body by Brendan McCauley, and then stay for food, fun and fellowship as the Philadelphia Eagles take on the New England Patriots.

The culture is speaking lies to our young men.They deserve to hear St. John Paul’s teaching on love, life & human sexuality AND Football is fun!

This will be a warm-up for a weekend Theology of the Body Retreat we hope to have in January.  Attendance at both is not necessary.

For more details, please view, print out and distribute the flyer below.   Contact Tracy at tracymphillips@yahoo.com for more information or to RSVP.

TOB EAGLES Flyer

A Theology of the Body Retreat for High School Girls, Saturday, in Elverson, Pa. Rescheduled to July 12th

Please Note: Due to an unexpected circumstance, the TOB Retreat that was scheduled for May 31 – June 2, 2019 had to be postponed at the last minute.  It has been rescheduled for July 12 – 14, 2019. Please see the new details below.

 

from Jo Christof, St. Peter Respect Life Committee

Retreat

The St. Peter Respect Life Committee is excited to announce another Theology of the Body Retreat for High School Girls to be held Friday, July 12- Sunday, July 14, 2019.

We will talk about what it means to be a young, dynamic, Catholic woman in today’s world. The retreat will introduce you to John Paul II’s Theology of the Body and what it means for your life! This retreat will include talks, small groups, Mass, adoration and time for confession.

The Retreat is led by Samantha Kelley, the Founder and President of FIERCE Athlete (fierceathlete.org).  Sam is a young Catholic woman, trained in teaching the Theology of the Body. She holds a Master’s degree in Catholic Psychology, is a former Division 1 soccer player, and now rows competitively!

Marie DiCecco has been a high school health educator for the past 35 years and has recently completed an Allied Health program in women’s health care. She is passionate about educating young females on the beauty of their femininity. Marie believes that the foundation of the “feminine genius” – as described by Pope St. John Paul II – lies in her capacity to know that she is endowed with specific feminine gifts that encourage her to become the woman she is called by God to be.

 

 Friday, July 12th (Arrive 7:30 PM) to Sunday, July 14th (Depart 11:30 AM)

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner served Saturday and Breakfast served Sunday

St. Mary of Providence Center, 227 Isabella Road, Elverson, PA 19520 (map)

Cost: $75 per person (scholarships available)

FOR MORE INFORMATION, TEXT Eileen Christian @ 610-716-1840 or email @
eileenchristian@usa.net.   Register online here.

Sponsored by St. Peter Respect Life Committee

View the flyer for the July Retreat as well as comments from parents and attendees from the February Retreat at the links below.

TOB Retreat July flyer
TOB Feb Retreat Comments