Catholic Women Religious who Sponsor Knowles Mercy Spirituality Center
"In silence and quiet, the devout soul becomes familiar with God" - Catherine McAuley
Knowles Mercy Spirituality Center is a ministry of the Sisters of Mercy West Midwest Community that is comprised of over 600 Sisters, more than 600 Mercy Associates, and seven Companions in Mercy who live the charism of Founder Catherine McAuley. In the spirit of their founder they live lives of contemplation and service through ministries in a variety of areas including: health care, education, pastoral care, parish ministry, and housing. The West Midwest Community central administrative center is located in Omaha, Nebraska. Click on Mercy to learn more.
Retreats, Programs and Events at Knowles Mercy Spirituality Center
Click here to view the 2016-17 calendar of upcoming retreats, programs and events. Get a glimpse of our listing of day programs, overnight retreats, and interest groups that gather monthly at the Center.
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Individual Day or Overnight at Knowles Mercy Spirituality Center
This special day is just for you...use it as you wish. Upon arrival to our Center you will be warmly greeted as we show you to a comfortable private room. Bring your lunch and/or choose light snacks from our sustenance basket. Relax, reflect, renew.
NURTURE YOUR SPIRIT WITH A DAY AWAY
Whether you spend your time inside or enjoying the beautiful woodlands, you will find a sacred place for silence, prayer and reflection. Meditation decks, and outdoor sanctuary, labyrinth, and benches throughout the grounds provide places of reflection. You will be reminded to slow down, to know the limitless opportunities of life...to simply be.