Contemplative Practices

Mercy by the Sea offers numerous contemplative programs and retreats. Some, such as Centering Prayer, Mindfulness and Labyrinth Walks are held weekly and/or monthly.  Directed and themed retreats, most of which are held in silence, are scheduled throughout the year.

All focus on deepening our awareness of the Sacred, both within and without.

Program Dates Times Instructor Cost
Creative Seeing, Creative Being: Diving Deep into Our Wells of Wisdom 6/17 - 6/22
Phillips $610.00
Day of Mindfulness 8/25
  • Sa  9:30am-3:30pm
Silbert $50.00
Day of Mindfulness 12/1
  • Sa  9:30am-3:30pm
Allen
Silbert
$50.00
Day of Mindfulness 7/21
  • Sa  9:30am-3:30pm
Silbert $50.00
Day of Mindfulness 6/23
  • Sa  9:30am-3:30pm
Silbert $50.00
Day of Mindfulness 10/27
  • Sa  9:30am-3:30pm
Silbert $50.00
Full Moon Labyrinth Walk 8/26
  • Su  8-9pm
McGovern, RSM $0.00
Full Moon Labyrinth Walk 6/28
  • Th  8:15-9:15pm
McGovern, RSM $0.00
Full Moon Labyrinth Walk 5/29
  • Tu  8-9pm
McGovern, RSM $0.00
Full Moon Labyrinth Walk 10/24
  • We  6:15-7:15pm
McGovern, RSM $0.00
Full Moon Labyrinth Walk 9/25
  • Tu  6:45-7:45pm
McGovern, RSM $0.00
Full Moon Labyrinth Walk 7/27
  • Fr  8-9pm
McGovern, RSM $0.00
Journey Into Stillness: A Contemplative Weekend 7/20 - 7/22
Rusowicz
Simpkinson
$300.00
Zen Spirit, Christian Spirit: An Interfaith Zen Retreat 8/19 - 8/25
$665.00