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Group Spiritual Direction

January 04, 2017 / Wednesday - May 03, 2017 / Wednesday, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Group spiritual direction offers an opportunity to hear and share sacred stories in a communal setting. Join us and be open and willing to share your spiritual journey in a safe space and listen for the Spirit on behalf of others.

Space is limited, so please register early.

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Series Dates:

January 4

February 1

March 1

April 5

May 3

 

  • Presenter: Bob Brown, Spiritual Director, Kathleen Lally, Spiritual Director
  • Date: Wednesday 01/04/2017 - Wednesday 05/03/2017
  • Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Cost: $100.00

Wisdom’s Feast

January 09, 2017 / Monday - May 08, 2017 / Monday, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Featured Programs

Sr. Barbara Reid, OP, in her book Wisdom’s Feast, invites us all to draw on women’s wisdom in offering a fresh and insightful interpretation of biblical text. She offers a new perspective that promotes equal dignity and value for women as we read scripture and in the context of scripture. This series of study and faith sharing will use Wisdom’s Feast: An Invitation to Feminist Interpretation of the Scriptures in discovering the insights that women have brought to reading and praying the Bible. Both men and women are encouraged to attend.

Cost includes the book.

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Series Dates:

Jan 09, 2017

Feb 13, 2017

Mar 13, 2017

Apr 10, 2017

May 08, 2017

  • Cost: $55.00

Living with Cancer through Prayer

March 07, 2017 / Tuesday - June 06, 2017 / Tuesday, 10:00am - 11:00am

Spiritual Sacred Practices

A supportive prayer group for adults living with cancer and for those journeying beside them. Restore your spirit while living with cancer. The leaders are cancer survivors Louise O’Farrell and Diane Kreslins. They have joined their hands and hearts to offer a  meaningful way to provide spiritual support for those living with cancer.

The PRAYER GROUP is for those who are:

  • Living with cancer
  • Supporting a loved one who has cancer
  • Seeking to renew & grow spiritually
  • Searching for refreshing spiritual support
  • Desire to reflect & pray with others in the Catholic tradition

 We meet every first Tuesday of every month.  All are welcome!

  • Cost: Free Will Offering
    $

Chair Yoga – Tuesday Morning

March 14, 2017 / Tuesday - May 30, 2017 / Tuesday, 10:30am - 11:30am

Learning Programs

Chair Yoga is one of the gentlest forms of Yoga available, a unique Yoga style that adapts Yoga positions and poses through creative use of a chair.  Poses are done seated on the chair or the chair is used for support during standing and balance poses.  The chair allows for greater stability to help you feel supported and safe.  Poses are modified so that even those with health restriction, decreased range of motion, and physical challenges can enjoy the benefits of a more traditional practice.  Emphasis will be on breathing, balance, and taking things at your own pace.  Chair Yoga is suitable for all ages, fitness levels and physical conditions; even those newer to Yoga or working with special concerns or injuries.  Beginners are welcome.

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Please note that there will be no Yoga on Tuesday, April 11.

  • Cost: $10.00
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Chair Yoga – Thursday Evening

March 16, 2017 / Thursday - June 01, 2017 / Thursday, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Learning Programs

Chair Yoga is one of the gentlest forms of yoga available. It’s a unique yoga style that adapts yoga positions and poses through the creative use of a chair. Poses are done seated on the chair or the chair is used for support during standing and balance poses. The chair allows for greater stability to help you feel supported and safe. Poses are modified so even those with health restriction, decreased range of motion, and physical challenges can enjoy the benefits of a more traditional practice. Emphasis is on breathing, balance, and taking things at your own pace.  Chair Yoga is suitable for all ages, fitness levels, and physical conditions. Chair Yoga is even accessible for those newer to Yoga or working with special concerns or injuries. Beginners welcome.

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Please note there will be no yoga on Thursday, April 13.

  • Cost: $10.00
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Gentle Yoga – Thursday Evening

March 16, 2017 / Thursday - June 01, 2017 / Thursday, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Learning Programs

A calming, stress-relieving yoga class to stretch and strengthen the body gradually. Emphasis is on building awareness of the breath and the body. Poses are practiced on a yoga mat at a slower pace with attention to alignment and detail. This class is recommended for anyone looking for  a soothing, relaxing, and restorative experience.  especially those newer to yoga or working with special concerns or injuries.  Gentle Yoga is suitable for all ages, fitness levels, and physical conditions. Gentle Yoga is accessible to those newer to yoga or working with special concerns or injuries. Beginners welcome.

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Please note there will be no yoga on Thursday, April 13.

  • Cost: $10.00
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Restorative Yoga – Thursday Evening

March 16, 2017 / Thursday - June 01, 2017 / Thursday, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Learning Programs

Calm the mind and body with this soothing restorative class. Restorative yoga poses are done on a mat and require no muscular exertion. Each pose is held for several minutes and deeply supported by props – blankets, bolsters, and blocks (which are provided at no additional charge). During the class, you will be guided to mindfully and consciously notice thoughts, feelings, and sensations. Students leave feeling nourished, well rested, refreshed, and with a newly cultivated awareness and clarity. Restorative yoga is suitable for all ages, fitness levels, and physical conditions. Restorative yoga is accessible for those newer to yoga or working with special concerns or injuries. Beginners welcome.

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Please note there is no yoga on Thursday, April 13.

  • Cost: $10.00
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Feldenkrais Spring 2017 Series

April 03, 2017 / Monday - June 26, 2017 / Monday, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Learning Programs

Lessons are verbally directed, active learning exercises relating to aspects of human movement. They are designed to break up habitual patterns and instill new ways of thinking, feeling, and moving. The exercises are non-judgmental, non-competitive, and self-directed so that each person progresses at his or her own pace. Mats and small pillows provided. Wear comfortable clothing. Registration is required due to space limitations.

No class May 1 or 29

This class is currently at capacity. Please call the front desk at 616.514.3325 to be put on the waiting list.

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Lectio Divina

April 14, 2017 / Friday - June 28, 2017 / Wednesday, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Learning Programs

Lectio Divina is a way of praying the Scriptures so that the Word of God may penetrate our hearts.  This prayerful practice is a blend of silence and slow, prayerful reading of Scripture.

Occurs every Wednesday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

There is no cost or registration for this event.

  • Date: Friday 04/14/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Lectio Divina

April 28, 2017 / Friday - June 28, 2017 / Wednesday, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Learning Programs

Lectio Divina is a way of praying the Scriptures so that the Word of God may penetrate our hearts.  This prayerful practice is a blend of silence and slow, prayerful reading of Scripture.

Occurs every Wednesday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

There is no cost or registration for this event.

  • Date: Friday 04/28/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Beyond Trauma & Grief: Transforming our Wounds into Wholeness and Love

April 28, 2017 / Friday - April 29, 2017 / Saturday

Featured Programs

Loss is an unfortunate yet unavoidable part of our life and love pursuits. Inevitably, hardships are compounded when trauma is involved. People have long looked to faith to help console grief and difficulties that come in the wake of loss or trauma. Yet, sometimes finding God amidst hardship is a struggle. The Beyond Trauma and Grief Retreat examines the role faith has in helping us cope with the aftermath of trauma.

This two-day retreat will be led by Dr. Gregory Masiello, Ph.D; a psychologist who worked with combat veterans for over 15 years with the Veterans Affairs in Albany, NY. More recently, Dr. Masiello has been part of the Franciscan Pilgrimage Program, providing pilgrimages to Assisi, Italy for military veterans.

Cost includes breakfast and lunch on Saturday

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  • Presenter: Dr. Gregory Masiello, Ph.D.
  • Date: Friday 04/28/2017 - Saturday 04/29/2017
  • Time:

    Friday, April 28             6:00 – 8:00 pm

    Saturday, April 29        9:00 am – 4:30 pm

  • Cost: $60.00

Journey on with Zentangle®: Border Zen

May 04, 2017 / Thursday, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Create a mosaic of 12 unique border patterns with a deconstructed Zendala tile. The resulting art will be a beautiful resource to use for outside, inside, or through future tiles.

Described as a form of artistic meditation, the Zentangle® Method allows you to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns and to learn techniques and basic steps of creating an original Zentangle® tile. Discover how this artistic expression requires staying in the present, helps us to see beauty in mistakes as there are no erasers, and gently disengages us from the stress of the day. No art experience is needed to participate in this program.

Prerequisite: Participants need to complete an introductory or Exploring Zentangle class.  The next Exploring Zentangle session is offered June 8, 2017.

*Bring your own Micron pens, pencil, and blending tool.

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  • Cost: $35.00

Lectio Divina

May 05, 2017 / Friday - June 28, 2017 / Wednesday, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Learning Programs

Lectio Divina is a way of praying the Scriptures so that the Word of God may penetrate our hearts.  This prayerful practice is a blend of silence and slow, prayerful reading of Scripture.

Occurs every Wednesday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

There is no cost or registration for this event.

  • Date: Friday 05/05/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

A Journey Back to the Center

May 06, 2017 / Saturday, 8:00am - 12:00pm

Featured Programs

Our community and our nation long for compassion and opportunities to embrace unity. When differences cause fear and unrest rather than compassion and mercy, polarization occurs. It has left many feeling unbalanced. What are we yearning for? We all are yearning for truth. Let us gather at a place which feels like home, a place which centers us in hope, joy, laughter, acceptance, and paradox.

Cost includes continental breakfast.

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  • Presenter: Ann Willits, OP
  • Date: Saturday 05/06/2017
  • Time: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Cost: $30.00

Sister Retreat: Come, Sit at the Table

May 07, 2017 / Sunday - May 12, 2017 / Friday

Retreats

Every year we have the opportunity of making a retreat. Perhaps we should think of how a retreat makes us? You might have noticed that sometimes it seems as if God has changed. But, perhaps we are the ones who have changed. One thing is certain, both God and we are a mystery – a mystery that grows to be more and more familiar. During this retreat everyone is invited to come and sit with God, to sit with each other, to be fed by the mystery of life, and the mystery of God’s presence. What an  unexpected grace we will find as we come and sit at the table.

 

  • Presenter: Sr. Ann Willits, OP
  • Date: Sunday 05/07/2017 - Friday 05/12/2017

Thomas Merton’s Approach to Spirituality

May 09, 2017 / Tuesday - May 23, 2017 / Tuesday, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Thomas Merton placed his interest in the depth of the human experience in relationship with God. He once wrote, contemplation is a mystery in which God reveals Himself as the very center of our own inmost self. Join Fr. Patrick as he takes us on a journey with Thomas Merton.

Series Dates:
May 9: The Journey from the False Self toward the True Self
May 16: Understanding and Discovering Contemplation
May 23: Prayer and The Desert: Solitude and Silence

FD: Spirituality

Cost: $25.00 per session

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  • Cost: $25.00
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Lectio Divina

May 12, 2017 / Friday - June 28, 2017 / Wednesday, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Learning Programs

Lectio Divina is a way of praying the Scriptures so that the Word of God may penetrate our hearts.  This prayerful practice is a blend of silence and slow, prayerful reading of Scripture.

Occurs every Wednesday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

There is no cost or registration for this event.

  • Date: Friday 05/12/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Journey into Silence Spring Retreat

May 18, 2017 / Thursday - May 21, 2017 / Sunday, 12:00pm - 11:00am

Silence the world around you. Silence the world within you. Silence the thoughts that shout out to you. In the stillness hear God’s voice. In the quiet, sense the Divine’s presence and the spiritual love that is waiting to embrace you. Gently enter into silence during this retreat experience. A spiritual director will be here to companion with you.

$335 – includes spiritual direction, meals, and room.

Space is limited.

Financial scholarships available. Call to request information.

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  • Presenter: Diane Zerfas, OP
  • Date: Thursday 05/18/2017 - Sunday 05/21/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 11:00am
  • Cost: $335.00

Lectio Divina

May 19, 2017 / Friday - June 28, 2017 / Wednesday, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Learning Programs

Lectio Divina is a way of praying the Scriptures so that the Word of God may penetrate our hearts.  This prayerful practice is a blend of silence and slow, prayerful reading of Scripture.

Occurs every Wednesday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

There is no cost or registration for this event.

  • Date: Friday 05/19/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Lectio Divina

May 26, 2017 / Friday - June 28, 2017 / Wednesday, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Learning Programs

Lectio Divina is a way of praying the Scriptures so that the Word of God may penetrate our hearts.  This prayerful practice is a blend of silence and slow, prayerful reading of Scripture.

Occurs every Wednesday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

There is no cost or registration for this event.

  • Date: Friday 05/26/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Lectio Divina

June 02, 2017 / Friday - June 28, 2017 / Wednesday, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Learning Programs

Lectio Divina is a way of praying the Scriptures so that the Word of God may penetrate our hearts.  This prayerful practice is a blend of silence and slow, prayerful reading of Scripture.

Occurs every Wednesday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

There is no cost or registration for this event.

  • Date: Friday 06/02/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Journey into Silence Summer Retreat

June 04, 2017 / Sunday - June 09, 2017 / Friday, 5:00pm - 2:00pm

Featured Programs

Silence the world around you. Silence the world within you. Silence the thoughts that shout out to you. In the stillness hear God’s voice. In the quiet sense the Divine’s presence and the spiritual love that is waiting to embrace you. Gently enter into silence during this retreat experience. A spiritual director will be here to companion with you.

This retreat is held at the Augustine Center, a retreat house welcoming individuals and groups for ongoing formation, education, and spirituality. The Augustine Center is  located in Conway, Michigan, which is on the northern border of Petoskey.

$435: Includes spiritual direction, meals, and room. Space is limited. Financial scholarships are available. Call to request information.

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*We apologize for the misprint of the price in the winter-spring brochure. The price of $435 covers this 6-day retreat.

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  • Presenter: Diane Zerfas, OP
  • Date: Sunday 06/04/2017 - Friday 06/09/2017
  • Time: 5:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Cost: $435.00

Exploring Zentangle®: An Introduction

June 08, 2017 / Thursday, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Described as a form of artistic meditation, the Zentangle Method allows you to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns and learning techniques and basic steps of creating an original Zentangle tile. Discover how this artistic expression requires staying in the present, helps us to see beauty in mistakes as there are no erasers, and gently disengages us from the stressors of the day. No art experience is needed to participate in this program. Beginners are welcome!

Cost includes materials

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  • Cost: $35.00

Lectio Divina

June 09, 2017 / Friday - June 28, 2017 / Wednesday, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Learning Programs

Lectio Divina is a way of praying the Scriptures so that the Word of God may penetrate our hearts.  This prayerful practice is a blend of silence and slow, prayerful reading of Scripture.

Occurs every Wednesday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

There is no cost or registration for this event.

  • Date: Friday 06/09/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Lectio Divina

June 16, 2017 / Friday - June 28, 2017 / Wednesday, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Learning Programs

Lectio Divina is a way of praying the Scriptures so that the Word of God may penetrate our hearts.  This prayerful practice is a blend of silence and slow, prayerful reading of Scripture.

Occurs every Wednesday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

There is no cost or registration for this event.

  • Date: Friday 06/16/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Lectio Divina

June 23, 2017 / Friday - June 28, 2017 / Wednesday, 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Learning Programs

Lectio Divina is a way of praying the Scriptures so that the Word of God may penetrate our hearts.  This prayerful practice is a blend of silence and slow, prayerful reading of Scripture.

Occurs every Wednesday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm

There is no cost or registration for this event.

  • Date: Friday 06/23/2017
  • Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

Spiritual Direction Practicum Year 1 2017-2018

September 08, 2017 / Friday - May 18, 2018 / Friday

Spiritual direction is the art of contemplative listening carried out in a one-to-one trusting relationship or within a group of your peers. It is when one guide journeys with another person or group, listening to life stories with an ear for the movement of the Holy Spirit and offering prayerful response.

For more information, please visit our Called to be a Spiritual Director page.

Dates of Sessions:

  • September 8, 2017
  • September 22, 2017
  • October 6, 2017
  • October 20, 2017
  • November 3, 2017
  • November 17, 2017
  • December 1, 2017
  • December 15, 2017
  • January 12, 2018
  • January 26, 2018
  • February 2, 2018
  • February 16, 2018
  • March 2, 2018
  • March 16, 2018
  • April 6, 2018
  • April 20, 2018
  • May 4, 2018
  • May 18, 2018

Spiritual Direction Practicum Year 2 2017-2018

September 08, 2017 / Friday - May 12, 2018 / Saturday

Spiritual direction is the art of contemplative listening carried out in a one-to-one trusting relationship or within a group of your peers. It is when one guide journeys with another person or group, listening to life stories with an ear for the movement of the Holy Spirit and offering prayerful response.

In the second year of the Practicum the participants go deeper into the realities of their own spiritual journeys, the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius, the rules of discernment, the adult maturing of faith using the enneagram, and a celebration of that great cloud of witnesses of spiritual giants that remind us of God’s continual presence in this world and our lives.

For more information, please visit our Called to be a Spiritual Director page.

Dates of Sessions:

  • September 8 & 9, 2017
  • October 6 & 7, 2017
  • November 10 & 11, 2017
  • December 8 & 9, 2017
  • January 12 & 13, 2018
  • February 9 & 10, 2018
  • March 9 & 10, 2018
  • April 13 & 14, 2018
  • May 11 & 12, 2018

Spiritual Companioning 2017-2018

September 12, 2017 / Tuesday - May 15, 2018 / Tuesday, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Dominican Center’s Spiritual Companioning course helps you attune your listening ear to those around you and to God. As a spiritual companion, you’ll pray and share with others in a nurturing and peaceful space. By learning to deeply listen and reflect, you’ll guide and affirm your companion’s life experiences and presence of the Divine.

For more information, please visit our Spiritual Companioning page.

Dates of Sessions:

  • September 12, 2017
  • September 26, 2017
  • October 17, 2017
  • October 31. 2017
  • November 14, 2017
  • November 28, 2017
  • December 12, 2017
  • January 16, 2018
  • February 13, 2018
  • March 13, 2018
  • April 17, 2018
  • May 15, 2018

Foundations in Spirituality 2017-2018

September 16, 2017 / Saturday - May 19, 2018 / Saturday, 9:30am - 4:30pm

Dominican Center’s Foundations in Spirituality course is a serious reflective study of the saints and great spiritual teachers of the Christian tradition, the practice of contemplative prayer, and the writing and living of a personal rule of life.  The objectives of this course are to:

  • Grow in understanding and appreciation of the diverse ways God has been present to and involved in the lives of the great spiritual teachers and guides throughout history
  • Encourage awareness, commitment to, and integration of the spiritual journey in daily life through writing and living a personal rule of life
  • Develop an understanding of contemplative attitudes and presence as basic to living a spiritual life
  • Provide opportunity for an introductory study of writings from the spiritual classics for the purpose of reflection, discussion, and personal appropriation
  • Foster respect for the diversity in past and present theology and spirituality.
  • To present basic principles and tools for discernment that are useful for personal, prayerful decision making

Day and Times:  Class meets Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
A required book of readings will be available for purchase at Dominican Center.  This will be an additional $100.00.

Dates of Sessions:

  • September 16, 2017
  • October 21, 2017
  • November 18, 2017
  • December 16, 2017
  • January 20, 2018
  • February 17, 2018
  • March 17, 2018
  • April 21, 2018
  • May 19, 2018
  • Cost: $600.00

International Pilgrimage to Spain and Portugal

November 02, 2017 / Thursday - November 13, 2017 / Monday

We invite you to join Sr. Nancy Brousseau, OP, on a grand travel experience to two of Europe’s most beautiful and exciting countries – Portugal and Spain. Sr. Nancy has facilitated and guided international pilgrimages for more than 20 years. These pilgrimages are grounded in spirituality and explore the places where spiritual giants lived and continue to have an influence.

For more information and to register, please call Sr. Nancy Brousseau, OP directly at 616.5604580 or email nbrousseau@aol.com.

Download the brochure for this trip

Here are some of the places you will visit. Please read through the brochure for more details.

Portugal
The relatively small country of Portugal offers a range of both scenic, historic, and cultural attractions. This is the home of Vasco de Gama, who opened the empire’s trade routes to the spice treasures of India; and Magellan who led the first circumnavigation of the globe. The country’s cosmopolitan capital, Lisbon, on the broad estuary of the Tagus, is one of the most strikingly situated cities in the world. In Portugal, we will visit Fatima, where we will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the apparitions of Mary. It was here that she appeared to three children to spread her message of peace.

We will also visit the church of St. Anthony (of Padua, as he is known), who was born in Portugal. Spain – the land of Ferdinand and Isabella, Columbus, Dante, Don Quixote, Goya, El Greco, Picasso, and the adopted home of Ernest Hemmingway, has for centuries inspired great explorers, adventurers and amazing artists. For decades, this was the great intersection for the development of Christian, Islamic and Jewish faiths.

Spain
The land of many Giants in the Faith: Saints Dominic, Ignatius, as well as John of the Cross and Teresa of Avila who were founders of the discalced Carmelites. Visit Avila, the walled city of Teresa and some of her monasteries. Hear the stories of both John & Teresa and their way of prayer.

Learn about the Dominican Preachers, Las Casas, Antonio Montesinos, who began in Andalusia and went to New Spain in the 16th century and were the first to speak against the injustices to the indigenous people. Visit the museum of John of the Cross in Ubeda and the monastery where he died in 1591.

Stroll through the incredible Prado Museum in Madrid, sometimes referred to as the most beautiful museum in the world. Visit the elaborate Alcazar Palace of Seville and the ornate cathedral with the tomb of Columbus. In Granada, you will enter the elaborate summer palaces of the great Moorish caliphs, including the famous Alhambra, an ornate Arabesque architectural confection in pink granite.
In Barcelona you will see the beautiful Gothic Architecture and Guadi’s unfinished spectacular Sagrada Familia. This will definitely be a fun & Faith tour, with free-time built into the itinerary for an afternoon stroll, shopping and picture-taking. Plus, you will doubtless have the opportunity for some of the fun and exciting evening musical events featuring the colorfully dressed flamenco dancers and the fiery rhythm of the Spanish guitars.

Cost: $3599 per person from Chicago. Space on this tour is limited! I therefore encourage you to complete the reservation form and submit your $400.00 deposit as soon as possible. Let your friends know quickly so they are not left out. Places will be assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis.