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Weekend Retreat for Men in Recovery

Bob Pecoraro

Bob Pecoraro

The second annual weekend retreat with Father Bob Pecoraro, SJ, for men in recovery, The 12 Steps and the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola, will be held September 27 through 29, at the Jesuit Center for Spiritual Growth, in Wernersville. This retreat will help develop a self-reflective spiritual path rooted in the 12 Steps and shaped by the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Jesuits. Day and weekend options are available.

 Arrival for weekend participants is between 4 and 5:45 p.m., September 27. Dinner and the opening session will follow. Departure is on September 29 following lunch. Arrival for day option is between 8:30 and 9 a.m., September 28. Lunch and dinner are included.  Departure is after the evening session.

Pecoraro holds master’s degrees in applied philosophy, divinity, spirituality and educational leadership.  Since 2001, he has been a spiritual director focusing on Ignatian Spirituality and directing various retreats.


Some scholarship assistance is available. Location: 501 North Church Rd., Wernersville. For tuition details and more information, visit or contact Melinda Leonowitz at 610-670-3642 or email


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