• Living Christ Retreat

    A parish retreat designed for busy people. Retreat takes place Thursday and Friday evening, and Saturday morning.


    Next Retreat: TBD

    The fall 2017 retreat has been canceled

  • Adult Confirmation

    For adults who've completed most of their religious education or attended Catholic school.


    Sessions usually offered Wednesdays during Lent.

    Confirmation takes place at Easter Vigil.


    Contact for info.

Other Area Opportunities

That Man Is You

  • An early morning men’s gathering with breakfast, a presentation, and discussion.
  • Wednesdays 5:30–7 am. Starts September 13 at St. Jude-Sacred Heart Site in Leannah Hall. 
  • Contact Deacon John Ingala for more info at


Esto Vir

  • Monthly Saturday morning men’s conferences
  • Jan 21, Feb 18, Mar 4, Apr 22, May 20, Jun 17
  • Contact Deacon John Ingala at for more info.


TEC (Teens Encounter Christ)

  • TEC is a powerful, spiritual weekend for youth and young adults. 
  • For more info visit   


CYE (Catholic Youth Expeditions)

  • CYE is an outdoor adventure weekend and a dynamic spiritual experience. 
  • For more info visit


Marriage Encounter

  • Nurture, support and give hope to the marriage of a man and woman. Emphasis on communication skills, self-esteem, spirituality, couple and family relationships.
  • For info and upcoming weekends visit



  • Cursillo is a profound, transforming experience that is offered each spring and fall for men and for women. Men’s: Feb 9–11
  • Women’s: March 16–19
  • For more info visit or contact St. Raphael Pastoral Associate Betty Schwandt at


Bereavement Group

  • This group focuses on sharing memories, identifying feelings, and finding support.
  • 3rd Thursday of the month from 6–7 pm at the Oshkosh Senior Center
  • Or you can call Affinity visiting Nurses at 1-800-236-8500 for bereavement support.