Women invited to discern God's call

Published: February 13, 2017

En Español

The annual Women's Religious Discernment Retreat has been rescheduled for March 4-5 at St. Joseph Center in North Little Rock. It was scheduled for January but had to be cancelled because of inclement weather. Single women ages 16 to 35 who want to learn about and discern a vocation to the religious life are welcome to attend.

This free event will include talks by sisters from religious orders in Arkansas, Mass celebrated by Bishop Anthony B. Taylor, adoration, reconciliation, time for prayer, reflection and opportunities to speak with the sisters. It will begin at 2 p.m., Saturday, March 4 and end at 3 p.m., Sunday, March 5. Activities will be in English and Spanish. The deadline to sign up is Feb. 27. To attend, download and return to the registration form to the address provided.

The discernment retreat is sponsored by the offices of Vocations and SeminariansCatholic Youth MinistryCatholic Campus Ministry and the Minister for Religious. For more information, contact Sister Joan Pytlik, DC, at (501) 664-0340, ext. 384.