Retreat Facilities and Services

Retreat Facilities




 Retreat Facilities

Diocesan Retreat Facilities

Organization Location and Contact Purpose

Catholic Conference and Formation Center

901 S. Madison Ave., Dallas, TX 75208
Phone: 214-943-6585
Fax: 214-943-6587
Director: Bertha deBastiani, CMP, CMM

A ministry of the diocese providing facilities for retreats, conferences, days of recollection, seminars and ecumenical programs. Small groups or large groups can be accommodated. Food service and overnight facilities.

The Pines Catholic Camp and Youth Center

14833 Midway Road, #210 Addison, TX 75001

Campsite: 321 Private Rd. #1010, Big Sandy, TX 75755 

Phone: 214-522-6533/ 877-376-8434


Accredited Catholic camp providing outdoor ministry to youth. Facilities also available for group rental.




Spiritual Entities with Retreat Centers

Please note: The following organizations are not offices of the Diocese of Dallas but function in the Catholic Community. Inclusion on this website does not imply the bishop's endorsement or knowledge of all activities by the following groups.

Organization Location and Contact Purpose

Cursillo Center

5605 Bernal Dr.
Dallas 75212-4410
Phone: 214-631-7775


Spanish Cursillo President:
Andres Garcia
Phone: 214-631-7775

Spiritual Director:
Fray Roberto Viveros, OFM Cap.
Phone: 214-631-7778

To offer a wide selection of weekend and one-day Evangelization Retreats for couples, individuals and youth. To provide ongoing formation to the different diocesan leaders of the Cursillo Movement through the Leadership Schools. To assist the Ultreyas in the parishes

Montserrat Jesuit Retreat House

P.O. Box 1390, 600 N.
Shady Shores Drive
Lake Dallas 75065
Phone: 940-321-6020
Fax: 940-321-6040

Director: Rev. Anthony Borrow, SJ
Associates: Rev. Ron Gonzales, SJ;
Rev. Roy Joseph, SJ;

Mission: To bring Christ's message for transforming individuals and society by assisting the local churches through spiritual exercises and faith development offered in a variety of forms

Programs: Spiritual exercises of St Ignatius offered in silent retreats for men, women, couples, and groups; Ignatian retreat-workshops for faith development and formation; Monthly days of renewal; Individual directed spiritual exercises; ongoing formation for those serving the church; spiritual direction. Campus facilities will house retreats and groups up to 100 for reflection and prayer in an ecumenical spirit

Mount Carmel Center

4600 W. Davis St.
Dallas 75211-3498
Phone: 214-331-6224
Fax: 214-330-0844
Superior: Rev. Stephen Sanchez, OCD

An informal institute of Christian spirituality conducted by the Discalced Carmelite Friars, offering lectures and courses in spirituality, summer residential programs, group and private retreats

Mount St. Michael Spiritual Life Center

4500 W. Davis
Dallas 75211
Phone: 214-331-1754
Fax: 214-333-1659

The center provides facilities for retreats. The Spiritual Life center is available for day or overnight stay

Mariapolis Center Unity

4500 W. Davis
Dallas 75211
Phone: 214-333-8162
Fax: 214-337-4295

A retreat facility for groups including overnight accommodations/meals

Christian Community of God's Delight

4500 W. Davis St.
Dallas, Texas 75211
Phone: 214-333-2337

A Roman Catholic charismatic community of Spirit-filled believers. We are a group of brothers and sisters in the Lord from all walks in life, in all stages of formation. We are a founding member of The Catholic Fraternity of Charismatic Covenant Communities and Fellowships, a worldwide private association of lay faithful, of pontifical right, established by Pope John Paul II on Nov. 30, 1990.

Nazareth Retreat Center

1814 Egyptian Way
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
Phone: (469) 233-5547
Contact: Francesca Witkowska, CFSN


Who we are:
Located in Grand Prairie behind the convent and home of the Sisters, the Nazareth Retreat Center is sponsored and operated by the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth. We strive to welcome all in order that their spiritual lives might be enriched. We welcome individuals, families and ministerial and school groups to come find rest and a family spirit in our retreat center.

What we offer:
· Spiritual direction for individuals provided by the Sisters
· Retreat and reflection opportunities guided and led by the Sisters
· Formation for parish catechists, teachers, Eucharistic ministers, RCIA sponsors and altar servers provided by the Sisters
· Hospitality and accommodations for individual and group retreats
· Space rental for the meeting needs of parish based and non-parish based organizations
· Space for school retreats and opportunities for service projects for students

Our Mission in the Church:
The Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth believe that it is in an environment of love that persons come to the fullness of life. Because of this belief, we witness a family spirit among ourselves and are dedicated to the moral and religious renewal of family life. We are       committed to creating communities of love and hope which celebrate the oneness of the human family. Whether you join us as an individual, family, school group or ministry group, we hope you leave enriched with the spirit of the Holy Family!



Senior Services

Organization Location and Contact Purpose

St. Joseph's Residence, Inc.

330 W. Penbroke, Dallas 75208
Phone: 214-948-3597
Fax: 214-948-1209
Administrator: Sister Adelaide Bocanegra, BETHL.

Our focus is on wellness, dignity and independence of residents in a caring, Catholic community. We provide personal care for all people regardless of race, creed or religion.St. Joseph's Residence, Inc. is a not-for-profit, self supporting facility operating within the Catholic Diocese of Dallas, Texas since 1955.

State License #0406

Christus St. Joseph Village, Inc.

1201 E. Sandy Lake Rd., Coppell, 75019
Phone: 972-304-0300
Fax: 972-462-1099

A privately owned, Catholic continuing care retirement community with independent living cottages and apartments, assisted living apartments plus amenities




Organization Location and Contact Purpose
Catholic Committee on Scouting (BSA)
Chairman: Kevin Lovett
Cub Scout Religious Emblem Coordinator: Meg Clark


Promotes Scouting under Catholic auspices as part of a youth ministry. Establishes standards and provides materials for the Catholic religious medals program.

The Catholic Committee for Religious Awards (GSUSA, Camp Fire USA, AHG, Religious Ed Classes, etc.)

2716 Dunwick Drive, Plano TX 75023
Chairman:Kelly Rossato,

To give guidelines, direction, leadership and vitality in the spiritual phase of Girl Scouting, Camp Fire and make available religious awards to these groups" (as written in bylaws).