St. Benedict, the Father of Western Monasticism, teaches us the value of prayer in our daily life.

Are you seeking a sacred space to pray, to reflect, to listen to God?
The Sisters of St. Benedict at Our Lady of Guadalupe Monastery invite you to experience: Group retreat or staff development at the retreat facility,
Our retreat center provides the opportunity for your group to enhance their prayer life just as St. Benedict prescribes.

Group Retreats for up to 50 persons at the Monastery include use of St. Jude Conference Center, Kitchen, Chapel and Meditation Grounds.

Group Retreats at Scholastica for groups of 25 or less include use of the Conference Room, the kitchen, and Meditation Grounds.

– Meals: Meals can be purchased for $7.00 per person, per meal or Groups can prepare their own meals
– Retreat attendees are welcome to join the Sisters for morning and evening prayer.
– The community Sunday liturgy is at 10:15 am

You can also email Sister Lydia Armenta with bookings or questions regarding retreats at or call 623-848-9608.

Deposit Information

A $150.00 non-refundable fee is due within 5 days of scheduling your retreat. Reservation will not be held if deposit is not received in 5 days. The balance of all retreat fees is due on the first day of the retreat. Please call Sr. Lydia at 623-848-9608 to make your reservation or to see the St. Jude Conference Center.

Retreat Brochure 2016