"Awakening Hearts, Cultivating Wisdom, Revealing the Sacred"

Programs/Retreats

The House of Prayer offers retreats throughout the year, focused on our primary ministry of contemplative prayer and spiritual transformation. For this, our 25th anniversary year, director Ward Bauman has put together new offerings that will take you deeper into your spiritual practice. We are privileged to welcome Yuval Ron to teach our August Wisdom School, and welcome new teachers Dan Miller, Diane Millis, Gary Barrett, Tom Darnall, and frequent teacher at the House of Prayer in the City, Martin Lahn. Martin Laird will also return this spring.

Facilities

The Episcopal House of Prayer in Collegeville is a retreat center on five wooded acres provided by Saint John’s Abbey. The space is available for rent by companies and organizations for meetings and retreats. We also welcome individual retreatants. Come and enjoy our hospitality for a day, a weekend or longer.

For a virtual tour, click here.

For last-minute openings, click here.

HOP in the City

The House of Prayer in the City at 425 Oak Grove Street in Minneapolis is an extension of our ministry in Collegeville. Offering weekly Christian contemplation, retreats and hospitality, this day-use space next to St. Mark’s Cathedral is an oasis in the city.

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The Anglican Rosary

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Word Cloud T-shirt

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Holy Week Liturgies

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