The theme for the freshman retreat this year was Ora et labora (Pray & Work). The day began with practice and the assigning of roles for Mass which would be said later in the day. Some students also performed a short pantomime of the story of Saints Benedict and Scholastica.
Steve Luna offered a presentation about “Men and Prayer.”
The Eucharist followed with Fr Gregory Congote presiding. His homily was on Our Lady of the Holy Rosary.
After a snack break, Fr. Daniel Lenz gave an explanation of the Medal of St. Benedict along with a presentation about the life of Saint Benedict written by Saint Gregory the Great.
After lunch the students had a break. In the afternoon Virginia Tardy gave a presentation on Ora et Labora with
This was followed by lectio and the presentation of the story of Blessed Pier
Goirgio Frassati given by Teresa Monaghen. Next Cindy Jandrain gave a
presentation on Labora/Service. More Photos Mount