june, 2022

19junAll Day24Theology of the Body 1: Head and Heart Immersion w/ Christopher West

Event Details

June 19-24, 2022

Black Rock Retreat Center

Quarryville, PA

​​​​​​​Taught by Christopher West

This course introduces students to the key themes of the 129 Wednesday audience addresses that comprise John Paul II’s Theology of the Body.  Particular attention will be paid to the imago Dei, fall and redemption, Christian ethics and ethos, freedom and person, gender and vocation.  Students will be encouraged to journey from “head to heart” in applying the theological concepts they learn to their own lives and relationships.

All our week-long retreats include:

  • Five days of learning & interactive lecture (30 hours of master’s level instruction)
  • Fantastic workbook so you can focus on receiving vs. note-taking
  • Daily Mass, adoration, and confession
  • Accommodations & delicious meals
  • Time for relaxation and networking
  • Gorgeous grounds to soak in God’s natural beauty
  • Optional round trip shuttle from Philadelphia International Airport


Christopher West, Th.D., serves as President and Senior Lecturer for the Theology of the Body Institute near Philadelphia. His global lecturing, best-selling books and multiple audio and video programs have made him one of the world’s most recognized teachers of St. John Paul II’s Theology of the Body. His work has been featured in The New York Times, on ABC News, MSNBC, Fox News, and countless Catholic and Evangelical media outlets.

Registration Cost:

– $1,295 Early Registration Fee before May 3, 2022

— Price includes room, meals, workbook, and course.

– $1,395 Registration Fee after May 3, 2022

– $60 Optional Airport Shuttle from Philadelphia International Airport

TOBI is open to accepting out of country registrants for our courses with the following conditions:*
– A fully vaccinated out of country student is allowed to register and attend.
– A non-vaccinated out of country student with a covid-negative test result within 72 hours of entering the state of Pennsylvania is allowed to register and attend.**

*This is subject to change based on any additional guideline changes from the CDC or the State of Pennsylvania.
**If student receives a positive result and is unable to attend, TOBI will refund the course fee. 

All students should check their state and country travel restrictions before registering for the course to confirm no further procedures are required.