The Power of Forgiveness: A Quiet Summer Retreat at Mercy Center

The Power of Forgiveness: A Quiet Summer Retreat led by Carol Marozzi, SSJ at Mercy Center , Frontenac, July 27—August 3, 2014 Registration: 4:00 p.m. This retreat will explore the psychological, physical and religious effects of forgiveness on individuals and within relationships. We will examine the role that forgiveness can play in alleviating anger and grief and the physical, mental and spiritual benefits that come with forgiveness. We will also look at people like Thich Nhat Hanh, Elie Wiesel, Thomas Moore and Jesus who have taught us the benefits of forgiveness as well as the hidden costs of un-forgiveness. The retreat begins on July 27 with a light supper at 5:30 p.m. and concludes mid-morning on August 3. Presenter: Carol Marozzi, SSJ, has worked in the archdiocese of Baltimore doing Ministry Formation and Vocation ministry and served as director of Bon Secours Spiritual Life Center in Marriotsville, Maryland. Non-refundable registration: $25 due July 1 Total cost, including registration: Overnight: $435; Commuters: $295 Contact: Bonnie Green at 314.909.4677 or bgreen@mercyceenterstl.org