Mercy Center Burlingame California

A Place to Meet in Quiet Beauty

Mercy Center Burlingame is an internationally known conference and retreat center sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, located on a 40-acre site 15 miles south of San Francisco, California. We provide a peaceful environment for women and men of diverse faiths and backgrounds to nourish their spiritual and professional lives, and a convenient location for nonprofit organizations to hold conferences and events. Call us at (650) 340-7474 for further information.

CONFERENCES RETREATS AND PROGRAMS

 

UPCOMING RETREATS AND EVENTS
Centering Prayer Retreat May 22

Centering Prayer Retreat

Catherine Regan and Joy Andrews Hayter
May 22-28, 2016

 

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Day Workshop

Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee

Special workshop: For Love of the Real
Saturday, June 25, 2016

 

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East West Zen Retreat June 12

East-West Zen Sesshin

with Fr. Greg Mayers Roshi
June 12-17, 2016

 

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Tom Weston Retreat

A Weekend with People in 12-Step Recovery
July 8-10, 2016

 

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Marianne Hieb Retreat

Art-Journaling in a Year of Jubilee:
Holy Doors, Pilgrimage, and Restoration
July 17-20, 2016
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Youth and Young Adult Retreat

Youth and Young Adult Retreat

In the Style of Taize
A Mercy Retreat Weekend
July 22-24, 2016
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Institute of Spirituality in Leadership

New programs combining the insights of Spiritual Direction with Team Leadership
led by Mary Waskowiak, RSM

Leader to Leader Reflection Circle
Program begins September 7, 2016
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Coaching and Spiritual Direction
Program begins October 8, 2016
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SPIRITUAL DIRECTION FORMATION

Sacred Journey 2016-2017

Application Deadline: Aug 22, 6:00 pm
Session begins September 10, 2016

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Art & Practice of Spiritual Direction

APPLICATION PERIOD CLOSED
Begins Aug 25, 2016

 

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Supervision Practicum

APPLICATION PERIOD CLOSED
July 10-16, 2016

 

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CENTER HIGHLIGHTS
  Video tour of our conference facilities and environment
  Calendar 2016 - retreats, programs, day events
  We'll connect you with an experienced spiritual director
  Unplug and unwind... make a low-cost Day Retreat
  Spiritually enriching audios, videos, bookstore, articles
  Inspiring profiles about Mercy Center staff and volunteers
  New art exhibit every two months at Mercy gallery space
  First Fridays, 8 pm in Mercy Chapel - all are welcome
  Reserve Mercy Chapel for memorials & life celebrations

 

CENTER MEDIA
Fr. Greg Mayers is the coordinator of the East-West meditation program. Listen to a selection of talks from his retreats, sesshins, and Wednesday evening meditations.
Fr. Thomas Hand, founder of the East-West meditation program, gave spiritual talks on a wide range of themes addressing the intersection of east and west.
Videos of talks by noted teachers and writers, including Sr. Mary Ann Scofield, Sr. Rose Mary Dougherty, Margaret Silf, and Fr. Thomas Hand.

 

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Mercy Center provides a place where women and men can become more attentive to the presence of the Divine in their lives and in the world, and then respond more fully in care of the Earth and service to others – especially the poor and the vulnerable. Program fees don't cover our costs. Add your support through our secure donation website.

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