“Spirit filled and faith affirming. I love just being around MEN OF FAITH.”
“It was especially meaningful to experience this encounter along with priests and other seminarians who are seeking to be vessels of the Father’s love.”
"This month-long seminarian program has been nothing short of life changing!"
“The modeling exercise from a place of abiding was very powerful. The prayer sessions and praying over each other were very powerful. Just hearing your speakers brought me to tears even before we did any prayer. God used many people and methods to open my heart.”
"The equipping seminar was well done. I felt respected and challenged to trust God during prayer."
"The activities were excellent. They were simple and focused and brought attention to beautiful insights into our marriage."
"Amazingly powerful. I got to the root of many of my emotional and physical problems… God’s love is so deep."
"I experienced a healing that I have been seeking for the last 30 years."
“A week of great freedom to let him lead me into the areas where he wanted me to be healed and where I knew I needed much healing.”
"Because this ministry is faithful to the Church and colors all of its content with the wisdom of the Church, it is easy to see clearly that the human condition is truly that perfectly integrated tapestry where nothing should be fragmented."
“I thought all the talks were excellent. I appreciated praying with my brother priests, especially for healing and the grace of the week.”
"For me every activity built on the previous activity. It was a continuum of growth. The learning in equipping is so needed. I can’t do what I don’t know. Equipping is absolutely necessary."
"It has truly opened my eyes and my heart to my relationship with my husband."
“Very positive experience. I was impressed by how everything was guided so gently, clearly, respectfully. I appreciated the safety I found in the prayer teams that at other places I haven’t encountered.”
"Beautiful, Spirit-led, grace-filled, merciful, restful, prayerful, nurturing, painful, joyful, healing, restoring, renewing, life-changing, peaceful, affirming, transforming, taxing, cleansing, revealing, challenging, learning, grieving, loving, amazing…"
“Very uplifting, stimulating and educational. Enjoyed the diversity of the messages, the depth of the speakers and the videos were meaningful and inspiring. I will definitely speak positively about this experience and encourage others to attend.”
“At the end of the retreat, I recognized the deeper desire of my heart toward His divine love and of a deeper interior freedom to want to love others with the same love that I have received from the Father."
"I was born again from the heart. No words will ever describe what you have done for me. Every seminarian can and will benefit from this extraordinary ministry. Simply…WOW."
“Overwhelming tremendous the fire of God’s love is in this community of the JPII Healing Center. My brother priests and I were immersed in the fire of God’s love and experienced tremendous healing.”
"My favorite part was the prayer experience when others prayed over me and with me. 2 or 3 times I had visceral reactions of internal tremors, and I felt healing at these times. I am walking better. I am getting more connected with the Holy Spirit."
"This retreat should be part of the marriage prep requirement! Awesome!"
“I really experienced the Lord’s healing touch through the sacrament of confession. Father was so gentle and able to help lead me into those areas of my heart I had made judgement or vows. I have experienced the Lord’s healing and freedom in sharing and closeness to my husband already. The walls are coming down by the Lord’s grace.”
"One of the best spiritual growth experiences of my life!"
“A renewal and rejuvenation of my baptism. I felt the fire enkindle in my whole body, passion for my faith and my vocational journey to the priesthood.”