Every year Bellarmine publishes three newsletters in the Winter, Spring and Fall for retreatants and friends. Each newsletter includes a letter from the Executive Director, current retreat schedules, obituary notices and interesting articles. Our articles highlight friends that are special to us, update readers on what is happening at Bellarmine, and provide information that we think you will find helpful.

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Just click on the following links to open and enjoy the corresponding newsletters:

Summer 2015

Winter 2015

Summer/Fall 2014

Newsletter Archive

Program Guide


Click the image to download a full color version of our 2015-2016 Program Guide! Black and White versions went to all of our retreatants and donors at the end of April. Please call our office if you would like to request a printed version. To make a donation to help defray the printing costs of the Program Guide, please click here.

Types of Retreats

Bellarmine Jesuit Retreat House offers many types of retreats, including specific retreats, silent retreats, 12-step retreats, and private retreats. Click read more to learn more.

Make a Donation

There are a number of ways that you can support the mission of Bellarmine and its ministry. Learn more about how to make a gift and the financial benefits of doing so.

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The Bellarmine Experience

My life is very full, very complicated and, at times, very stressful. Taking the time to go on retreat is a gift to myself, to my family and to the people with whom I work. Retreats help improve my relationship with God and with others, and through these enhanced relationships I can be of better service each and every day.
Brian Murphy
Bellarmine! The word brings a smile to my face. I can see the beautiful landscape, and I feel an inner peace. For three carefree days of silent reflection with Our Lord, while in the midst of my sister retreatants, I know I will be pampered and well fed, but most of all, so loved. That's Bellarmine for me.
Melinda Henson
I look forward to my annual retreat at Bellarmine as much as any weekend of the year. The retreat master, staff, and beautiful grounds all work together to create an ideal atmosphere for truly thoughtful reflection and self-examination in the context of my Christian beliefs. It is a respite from the daily demands of work and family life that allows me to refocus my attention and energy towards the things that are most important to me.
Jim McMahon