Gayle E. Woloschak, Ph.D.
Professor, Departments of Radiation Oncology,
Radiology, and Cell and Molecular Biology
Northwestern University, Chicgo, IL
Holy Dormition Monastery
3389 Rives-Eaton Rd.
Rives Junction, Michigan
Mother Gabriella, Abbess
Friday- October 4
Vespers & Compline 5:00 pm
Dinner immediately following Vespers.
A short break followed by the
Friday evening session
Saturday, October 5
9:00 am Liturgy
Luncheon after Liturgy Service
1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
Both men and women
Tour of grounds, cemetery chapel, & new church
5:00 pm Supper
6:00 pm Vigil
Sunday, 10:00 am Liturgy
luncheon to follow
$75.00 includes all sessions, and meals - Friday eve & Saturday
Friday night only - dinner and session $25
Saturday - $50 for 2 meals & both sessions
(both men & women)
All out of town guests have easy access to hotels located just minutes away from the Monastery. Please click on this link: driving directions, to get more detailed driving instructions to the Holy Dormition Monastery.
The Sisters of Holy Dormition Monastery have daily prayers, (Hours of the Church) as well as Divine Liturgy on Saturday and Sunday. Our Retreat program is oriented around this schedule, which allows the guests to take advantage of this time for prayer and reflection if they wish.
The Monastery is located on many acres of woodlands and gardens. We are grateful to have such a beautiful and holy setting for our retreat.