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A Look Back at the 2018 Catholic Tent Revival

Thanks to all who attended and all those involved to make this years Catholic Tent Revival a blessed event. Enjoy the video!

Retreats, Reflections & Special Events

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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Jan 4 - 6, 2019


Serenity Retreat
Jan 4 - 6, 2019


Our Lady Of Fatima
Jan 11 - 13, 2019



Our Grounds

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Malvern Retreat House’s
facilities, chapels and shrines.


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Our History

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long history as a Catholic
Retreat Destination.


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Our Stories

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testimonials of lives transformed
at Malvern Retreat House.


our stories

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

Joanne Bouvier, Retreatant

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Our Lady Of Fatima

Registration will be conducted in Lower McShain.

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Daily Reflection

Reflect with Mark Poletunow, Malvern’s President

We are currently re-configuring the Malvern Retreat House website for the Malvern Minute at this time. Please excuse us as we plan the future for this service. Thank you.

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We are currently re-configuring the Malvern Retreat House website for the Malvern Minute at this time.  Please excuse us as we plan the future for this service.  Thank you.

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A Friday Night Talk by John Kozakowski, 36 Year Retreatant,  A few days ago I said to my friend and spiritual advisor…”I don’t think God hears me, and I[...]

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Third Sunday of Advent

Alleluia, Alleluia. The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, Because he has anointed me to bring glad tidings to the poor. Alleluia, Alleluia.   The Gospel of Saint[...]

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Today is the feast of St. John of the Cross. St. John is well known for his writings, and is a shining example to us on how to embrace the cross of Christ. St. John of the Cross, pray for us! #catholic #feast #saint #malvernretreathouse

Today we celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, patroness of the Americas. Mother Mary, please enfold us in your mantle and guide us closer to your son. Our Lady of Guadalupe, pray for us!
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Today is the Feast of St. Nicholas! While nowadays, he has become a famous part of the Christmas season, back in the 4th century, he was famous for his generosity to the poor, protection of the wronged, and zeal for orthodoxy. St. Nicholas, pray for us! #catholic #advent #prayer

The Lord hears our prayers! How are you endeavoring to hope in the Lord this Advent?
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It's the first week of Advent! How are you preparing for the Lord?
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