Reflect and Unwind: Here's Where To Go for Holy Week Retreats

Your choice of retreat from the city to out of town.

Aside from being an opportunity to take a quick break from daily life, Holy Week is a time to pray, reflect, and meditate. If you’re thinking of going on a retreat this year, the last week of March is the perfect time to do so. Consider some of these options both near and far for your next prayer retreat.

In the city

Holy Week Triduum Retreat


Engage in individually guided days of prayer based on the Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius of Loyola. The retreat, to be conducted by the Center for Ignatian Spirituality (CIS Phil), begins at dusk on Holy Wednesday and ends midday on Easter Sunday.

When: March 28 to April 1, 2018
Where: Sacred Heart Novitiate, Quirino Highway, Quezon City
How Much: P7,000
Click the here to register.

Deeper: Holy Week Retreat and Grand Easter Feast

Deeper is for those who need to overhaul their hearts, refresh their souls, and strengthen their faith. The three-day event, headed by Bo Sanchez, will feature Fr. Bob McConaghy, Alvin Barcelona, and Adrian Panganiban, among others speakers.

When: March 29 to 30, 2018 (8:30 a.m. - 12 n.n.) and April 1, 2018 (8:00 a.m. - 12 n.n. / 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.)
Where: Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay City
How Much: Starts at P450
Tickets can be purchased at SM Tickets.

The Ateneo Alumni Holy Week Triduum Retreat


Experience the celebration of the Paschal Triduum in a deeper and more meaningful way. This retreat is open to everyone and encourages to take time off so you can make time for yourself and for God.

When: March 29 - 31, 2018, 8 a.m. - 12 n.n.
Where: Escaler Hall, Science Education Complex (SEC) Building, Loyola Schools, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City
How Much: P500 for one session and P1,200 for three sessions
Click here to register.


Out of town

Journey into the Healing Power of Silence

Do you need to #forgive someone? or to #letgo of anything? or simply wish to experience #peaceofmind? Then... come and join this retreat. Register online> www.tagaytayretreatcenter.org

Posted by BK Retreat Tagaytay on Saturday, February 3, 2018

Give yourself the gift of silence this Holy Week. Through silence, you can heal yourself and your relationships, meditate, and enable yourself to walk more lightly and freely into the future.

When: March 29 to 31, 2018
Where: Brahma Kumaris Retreat Center, 1020 Magallanes Drive, Tagaytay City
How Much: P2,600
For more information, call 0917.502.0243 or email [email protected]

Holy Week Retreat for Married Couples

Spend some quality time with your spouse while strengthening your relationship with each other and with God.

When: March 23 to 25, 2018
Where: Caleruega, Nasugbu, Batangas
How Much: P9,500 per couple
For reservations, call 0921.270.9890 or email [email protected].

Sacred Days Silent Retreat

Sacred Days update. Take a step back this coming holy week and immerse in the love that moves the stars. Sacred Days...

Posted by Karis Retreat House Tagaytay on Friday, March 16, 2018

Take a break from all the noise in your life and reflect during this five-day silent retreat. This year, Fr. Mon Bautista SJ will serve as the retreat's formator. 

When: March 28 - April 1
Where: Karis Retreat House Tagaytay
For more information, contact [email protected] or call 0917.883.4628 and 0917.525.0696



Jesuits in the Holy Land 2018

Celebrate the Paschal Triduum and Easter Sunday in places where Jesus Christ spent His last days in Jerusalem. A seven-day retreat will then take place in the city, followed by visits to Galilee, Bethlehem, and Ein Karem.

When: March 28 to April 15, 2018
Where: Israel
How Much: €55 (around P3,500) per diem, plus €500 (around P32,000) for the whole program
For more information, contact Fr. Stefano Bittasi, S.J. at [email protected].


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