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Join Bishop Rhoades for a father/son retreat to celebrate the Year of St. Joseph! The retreats are open to boys aged 13-17 and their father/male relative.

A retreat in Spanish will be held on Sunday, August 1, from 2-8 p.m. at St. Patrick’s County Park in South Bend. A retreat in English will be held on Sunday, September 19 from 2 - 8 p.m.

Bishop Rhoades will be speaking on the life of St. Joseph as a model for men, and the retreat also will feature hiking, woodworking, birdwatching, conversation, prayer, grilling and games. The cost of the retreat is $20 per family and includes the entry fee to the park, snacks, dinner and a keepsake crucifix.

To register, please go to