Retreat Theme: Preparing to Celebrate a Charismatic Jubilee
This retreat will look forward to 2017, which will be the 50th anniversary of the beginnings of Catholic Charismatic Renewal.
Retreat Director: Fr. Bob Hogan
Fr. Bob Hogan, BBD. is the co-founder with Fr. George Montague of the Charismatic and Marian Religious Community, The Brothers of the Beloved Disciple.
He has been a high school religion teacher, youth minister and coach, a college Theology teacher, a pastor of a parish, and is now the Director of the Catholic Center for Charismatic Renewal in San Antonio, Texas. In 2008 he was given the Archdiocese of San Antonio Outstanding Leader in Catholic Education Award.
He has a Master’s of Divinity, an M.A. in Theology from the Franciscan University of Steubenville, and did Doctoral Studies in Marian Theology at the International Marian Research Institute. He has training in Clinical Pastoral Education, Spiritual Direction and Pastoral Counseling.
He has been actively involved with charismatic renewal since he was 17. He was a member of the National Service Committee for Catholic Charismatic Renewal from 2007-2013 and was elected the chairman of this committee in 2011. He is presently a member of the NSC Council.
He has spoken in many places in the United States and Canada on these and similar topics: The role of the Holy Spirit, the role of Mary, leadership training for prayer groups and parishes, prayer, spiritual growth and transformation, the power of the cross, the saints and spiritual growth, teaching ministry, prayer ministry, Year of Faith topics, empowering ministry through charismatic gifts, the importance of praise and worship, parish renewal, the Holy Spirit and pastoral ministry, charismatic renewal and ecclesial movements, Catholic morality issues and healthy Christian relating.
He has written a book, Celebrating a Charismatic Jubilee: A Fresh look at Charismatic Renewal and the Charismatic Dimension of the Church (Fall 2015).
Friday, June 10 to Sunday, June 12, 2016
Friday 5:00 pm - Sunday 12:30 pm
315 S. Warren Avenue
Malvern, PA 19355
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