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The United States’ Largest & Oldest Catholic Retreat Center

Malvern Retreat House is a nationally-renowned retreat destination that has been serving people from all walks of life since 1912. Nestled in the rolling hills of Malvern, Pennsylvania, the retreat center has been a place of prayer, healing, joy and conversion for more than a million people. Over the years, retreatants have traveled here from the suburban Philadelphia area, all 50 states and several countries. We invite you to come as you are and join us for a retreat.

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Women Afire
Mar 9 - 11, 2018


Divine Mercy
Apr 6 - 8, 2018


Let Not Your Heart Be Troubled[...]
Jul 27 - 29, 2018



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I felt peace the moment I drove onto Malvern’s grounds.

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Peco/Good Shepherd

A traditional retreat for men. All men are welcome. Our traditional retreats include Mass, conferences (talks), private Adoration, Stations of the Cross and much more. Retreat Director: Malvern Retreat House[...]

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First Friday Breakfast

Each first Friday of the month, everyone is welcome to come to Malvern Retreat House for Mass, discussion and breakfast. No registration is necessary. Anyone who is staying for[...]

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Most Blessed Sacrament

A traditional retreat for men. All men are welcome. This retreat includes Mass, conferences (talks), Stations of the Cross, private adoration and much more! Cost: $245, including meals

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Daily Reflection

Reflect with Mark Poletunow, Malvern’s President

Run to God’s Mercy

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A Minute from Malvern              February 21, 2018 – Wednesday of the First Week of Lent .    Even now, says the Lord, return to me[...]

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First Sunday in Lent

Reading 1 Gn 9:8-15 God said to Noah and to his sons with him: “See, I am now establishing my covenant with you and your descendants after you and[...]

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Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Reading 1 LV 13:1-2, 44-46 The Lord said to Moses and Aaron, “If someone has on his skin a scab or pustule or blotch which appears to be the sore[...]

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Rest In Peace, Rev. Billy Graham, often heralded as “America’s Pastor.” He was a bold witness of Christianity, and a faith-filled man. Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let the perpetual light shine upon him. #billygraham #prayer #christian #heaven

Today is the Feast Day of St. Jacinta Marto, one of the children on Fatima. Our Lady of Fatima, pray for us! St. Jacinta, pray for us! #malvernretreathouse #fatima #saint #prayer #catholic #comeasyouare

Curious about the Catholic viewpoint on yoga? Come hear renowned speaker Susan Brinkmann talk on this topic and more on March 20! Join us for and evening of reflection and discussion. Bring you questions! Register here: https://t.co/wSQtYDdo3i #malvernretreathouse #yoga #catholic

In need of healing in your life? Seeking to recenter on God? All women are welcome to join us for this retreat with Sr. Mercedes Rojo on March 2-4 at Malvern Retreat House ! Register here: https://t.co/0CazYdELEy #malvernretreathouse #comeasyouare #women #healing #pray #retreat

Thank you to all who came out for our Annual Art Show this past weekend! We were blown away by the talent of all of the artists who generously shared their work with us. See you next year! #malvernretreathouse #artshow2018 #art #prayer #comeasyouare

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