Typical Schedule


5:30-6:30pm – Arrive at Mother Cabrini Shrine. Enjoy an informal supper.

7:30pm – Introduction to the weekend


7:30 – Mass then Breakfast

Part 1- Knowing our Father & Ourselves: A series of talks and exercises discussing our various roles of fatherhood, our models and reactions to those models.

Noon – Lunch

Part 2 – A Father’s Leadership: Presentations are designed to identify areas of needed emphasis and action plans to positively guide our families.

6pm – Dinner

Spiritual Fatherhood: A reflection on our spiritual role with our families, followed by the Sacrament of Reconciliation (non-Catholic’s are encouraged to visit with the priest).


8am – Mass then Breakfast

Part 3 – A Call to Action (the challenge!): Final presentations and exercises designed to develop a positive action plan for you and your family.

Noon – Lunch

2:30pm – Completion

It is essential that anyone planning to attend be able to stay for the entire weekend according to the times shown above.

No alcohol should be brought to the weekend.