july, 2022

31jul(jul 31)5:00 pm05aug(aug 5)12:00 pmWritings of St. John Paul II on Gender, Marriage and Family w/ Bill Donaghy

Event Details

July 31-August 5, 2022

Black Rock Retreat Center

Quarryville, PA

Taught by Bill Donaghy

Course Description: 

This course examines the main themes of the following works of John Paul II: On the Christian Family in the Modern WorldOn the Dignity & Vocation of WomenLetter to WomenLetter to Families and the work of Pope Benedict XVI, Letter to the Bishops of the Catholic Church on the Collaboration of Men and Women in the Church and in the World. Particular attention will be paid to the development in these documents of themes presented in the Wednesday Catechesis on the body. Gender, marriage, and family will be analyzed on the basis of John Paul’s teaching that the human body is the expression of the person and that the differences in masculinity and femininity point to the invitation by God to love as He loves.

Instructor: Bill Donaghy

Registration Cost:

$1,295 Early Registration Fee before July 1, 2022

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

$1,395 Registration Fee after July 1, 2022

$60 Airport Shuttle from Philadelphia International Airport



July 31 (Sunday) 5:00 pm - August 5 (Friday) 12:00 pm EST