Church groups, who wish to spend a retreat at St. Mary & St. Moses Abbey, are required to: Please note the following:
    1. Female retreatants are allowed to stay for an overnight retreat only when accompanied for the whole duration of their stay by their priest.
    2. The sponsoring priest can submit the permission letter by sending an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . The letter can also be faxed to (817) 231-0135.
    3. As much as possible, the monastery attempts to check retreat requests daily and respond accordingly. Typically, you will receive a confirmation for your request within three days after the monastery receives your permission letter. Therefore, please work with your father of confession to ensure it is submitted.
    4. If your application is denied, you will be notified through email. The Abbey reserves the right to deny any application without explaining the reasons.
    5. Please do not make flight reservations until you receive a confirmation for your retreat request.
What you need to do for a Church Retreat:
Please make sure to read ALL of the above before proceeding. Please complete the following form entirely. If you live in Canada, please select your province from the drop down, and enter your postal code in the appropriate field. Required fields are marked with an *. The information you provide will be used solely for the registration process and for any communication during this process.

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