St. Francis Retreat Center - Dewitt, Michigan 
703 E Main St,
Dewitt, MI 48820

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Margaret Rose Realy, Obl. OSB 
Catholic Writers Guild 

Catholic Writers Retreat 2017

Come! Delight in God's Word and Sacrament. Delight in writing in a beautiful and serene retreat setting. Delight in meeting and sharing with other Catholic writers and publishers.

Featured Speaker, Elizabeth Scalia, Obl, OSB!

Elizabeth Scalia is Editor-in-Chief of the English edition of Aleteia.org, an online Catholic lifestyle magazine publishing in seven languages. She is the author of Little Sins Mean a Lot: Kicking Our Bad Habits Before They Kick Us (OSV) and Strange Gods: Unmasking the Idols in Everyday Life. Elizabeth is a Benedictine Oblate, an international speaker, and an award-winning Catholic columnist whose work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, the Guardian (UK) and many other secular and sacred publications. Her children long grown, she lives on Long Island with her husband and a very fast, very funny looking dog.

Retreat dates: October 8-12, 2017

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