Retreat: Being Who You Are - Perfectly Well

Friday, November 18th from 5:00pm to Sunday, November 20th, 2022 1:00pm (ET)

Join us for a weekend at the Mercy Conference and Retreat Center for the 6th Annual LGBTQ+ Catholics, Families, and Friends Retreat Weekend

Being Who You Are - Perfectly Well
November 18-20, 2022
Bro. Mickey O'Neill McGrath, OSFS, Presenter

The retreat is hosted by the LGBTQ+ Initiative of the Marianist Social Justice Collaborative:

The LGBTQ+ Initiative, an issue team of the Marianist Social Justice Collaborative, responds to the Church's call to be welcoming and compassionate by offering effective, pastoral care and spiritual support for LGBTQ+ Catholics and their families. We foster dialogue, education, and understanding among the diverse communities and institutions affiliated with the Marianist family. Our goal is to fully welcome our Marianist LGBTQ+ members into all aspects of our communities.

If you wish to pay by check - when registering you will have the option to select invoice verses credit card payment. Print the confirmation that is emailed to you.
Make checks payable to: Marianist Social Justice Collaborative and mail along with the confirmation to 2917 Short Vine St., PO Box 198001, Cincinnati, OH 45219.

SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS are available for both in-person and virtual options, please reach out for details.

Want to give a financial donation to help support our retreat costs and those that need scholarships? Donate to our 2022 retreat here!

Cancellation Policy:

As we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic together, it is our aim to offer a flexible cancellation policy. If you must cancel due to COVID-19 related restrictions, injury or illness please do so by Wednesday, November 2nd, we will extend a full refund or you may offer the amount paid to be a tax deductible donation toward the MSJC LGBTQ+ Initiative.

If the retreat is canceled by the MSJC LGBTQ+ Initiative for reasons beyond our control, the policy above applies but we strongly encourage you to purchase travel insurance and flexible travel options (i.e. refundable air tickets).

No Commuter Rate - Virtual option available
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no Commuter Rate and all in-person participants should restrict unnecessary travel in/out of the retreat center.

Close Date
Nov 11, 2022 11:59pm or when items no longer available.
Age Limit
18 and up
Requirement Details

All retreat participants must be 18 years of age or older.

Single Room - Early Bird - until October 7

Includes single room with private bath, bedding/linens, six meals and all materials for the weekend. Registration fee increases to $300 after October 7.

Double Room - Early Bird - until October 7

Includes double room with two twin beds, private bath, bedding/linens, six meals and all materials for the weekend. You can indicate prefered roommate or we will assign a roommate. Registration fee increases to $260 after October 7.

Virtual Retreat Registration
Access live stream of presenters workshops and participate in small group sharing with other online participants.