ACTS Retreats

Men and women of Our Lady of the Lake, you are invited to get away, rest and restore your soul! Come and experience three days of prayer, community, authenticity, and brother or sisterhood.


ACTS stands for Adoration, Community, Theology, and Service. Join us to revitalize your faith life, spend time with our Lord and your sisters and brothers in Christ. Come and experience three days of joy, prayer, authenticity, and holy friendship. Our capacity at each retreat is limited, so sign up today!


For more information on ACTS and the ACTS Community, read the latest newsletter:

April 27-30, 2023

Fr. Bernard Retreat Center, Mt. Angel


 Registration coming soon

October 6-9, 2022

Father Bernard Retreat Center, Mt. Angel


 Parishioners Register Now (Non-parishioners may register beginning Sept. 22)


Parish Retreats

OLL Parish Men's Retreat

Friday, January 27 - Sunday, January 29, 2023

At Mt. Angel Abbey Guesthouse, Mt. Angel, Oregon 


Retreat Begins with Abbey Vespers Friday at 5:20 PM and concludes with lunch on Sunday at Noon.


Time for silence, personal prayer on the peaceful abbey grounds, liturgical prayer with the monks, evening social time with other retreatants, and the delicious and plentiful Abbey meals are all part of the retreat benefits.

Fee: $280, Includes all lodging, meals and materials. Retreat “fee subsidies” are available upon request.


Questions? Contact Tom Tomaszek at or 503-636-7687.




OLL Parish Women's Retreat

Friday, June 9 to Sunday, June 11, 2023

At Mt. Angel Abbey Guesthouse, Mt. Angel, Oregon 


We will begin our time together with the Monks for Vespers Friday at 5:20pm and conclude with Lunch on Sunday. Cost for retreat: $280. Scholarships are available. Contact Laura at 


Questions? Contact Laura Patton at or 503-636-7687.




Prayer Shawl Ministry Retreat

"Casting on Prayers"

Archdiocese of Portland, Hosted by "Threads of Comfort" Prayer Shawl Ministry at Our Lady of the Lake

Saturday, July 16, 2022, 10am-2pm

At Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, Lake Oswego, Oregon 


Check in starts 9:30am. Lunch buffet will be provided.

RSVP and REGISTER by JULY 11, 2022
Please include: number attending (if a group) name of contact person for group.

Questions? Contact Michelle Mosgrove through the parish office at 503-636-7687.

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Sacred Path: Two by Two Married Couples Retreat

November 18-20, 2022


Our Sacred Path is lived individually, together as a couple, and in community as we strive to follow Christ in our daily lives. Join us at the beautiful Cannon Beach Christian Conference Center for this "sacred time apart" on retreat to reflect on your relationship with God, and with each other, so that you may be renewed as a couple in spirit as disciples of Christ. Our retreat includes presentation, prayer, time for reflection individually and as a couple, opportunity for individual confession, Saturday vigil Mass, and sharing and fellowship.


Registration opens in July 2022.