December 27, 2017 - January 1, 2018
Wednesday 6:00 pm (dinner) to
Monday after breakfast
$490 Overnight / $425 Commuter
This retreat will provide the opportunity to enter deeply into a meditation experience of silence, reflection, and self-discovery. Beginners and experienced meditators are welcome!
Private interviews with the Retreat Teacher
Instruction in meditative techniques
Meditation while sitting
Mindful walking meditation
Fr. Gregory Mayers, C.Ss.R, a Redemptorist priest, began Zen koan studies in the late 1970s. He is an Associate Roshi of the Sanbô-Zen Society, Kamakura, Japan.
In 2010, Fr. Greg received full transmission as an Authentic Zen Master with the honorific title of Roshi from his teacher, Willigis Jaeger, founder of the Empty Cloud Zen Lineage in Germany.
Fr. Greg has taught both Zen and Christian Mystical prayer in retreats around the United States. He is the award-winning author of Listen to the Desert: The Secrets of Spiritual Maturity in the Desert Fathers and Mothers. He directs the East-West Meditation program at Mercy Center and is the resident teacher.