*Job Opening

JOB OPENING Manresa Jesuit Retreat House is seeking a part-time Publications Coordinator. Applicants should have excellent writing skills, be proficient in MS Word and Excel as well as either MS Publisher or InDesign (preferred) for creating publications. Requirements and responsibilities can be viewed online at Qualified individuals should email their resume to or send to the attention …

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Manresa Closing

Manresa closes for the Christmas season, from Friday, December 13, 2019 following 8 AM Mass.  We will reopen with Mass at 8 AM on Thursday  morning, January 2, 2020. May the joy and peace of Christmas be with you always.

*Fr. Tim Babcock

Please keep in your prayers Fr. Tim Babcock, who passed into Eternity on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. Fr. Babcock was born August 26, 1942 in Detroit and ordained a priest in 1968. He served as a retreat director at Manresa for many years. Visitation is Monday, October 7 beginning at 1:00 PM and culminating with a …

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Barn Demolition

Since our April 10th fire, which destroyed one of Manresa’s barns, we’ve decided to take down certain other barns compromised due to collapsing foundations. We plan to build a replacement barn.   Attached is a short video of the demolition of one of the barns that took place on Monday, July 8th.   We’re progressing as we continue …

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A fire broke out on Wednesday afternoon, Apr 10th, in Manresa’s dumpster barn, as it’s affectionately called. The barn was totally destroyed, and a barn adjacent to it was significantly damaged. Fortunately, no one was injured, and Manresa’s daily activities continue without interruption. Steve Raymond Associate Director Manresa Jesuit Retreat House 248.644.4933 Ext. 111

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