Spiritual Formation: Sacraments, Prayer, Retreats

Awakening Retreat

October 24-26, 2014

     Awakening is a three-day retreat that will change your life!  Led by students, it offers fun, fellowship and a wake-up call to God's goodness!  This will be THE best weekend of your college career.

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"Everyone needs to go on this retreat. Everyone."

- Josh Altonji, VU class of 2012


"Awakening is one of the most incredible experiences you will ever have ... I have yet to hear anyone disagree."

- Sophie Krefft, VU class of 2014


"Vandy VII opened my eyes to see God as my Father (not just a stern judge or a casual friend) and showed me plainly His passionate, pursuing, patient, fiery, and all-consuming love and mercy toward me. How can life go on the same after that?"

- Roger May, MTSU class of 2014


"Vandy Awakening was unlike any retreat I have been on before! The experience definitely brought me closer to God, as well as connecting me with a lot of awesome college students who I could relate to on a deeper level."

- Cara Welker, VU class of 2014


"Vandy Awakening truly 'awakened' my Catholic faith in me. It helped me pursue my personal relationship with Christ and brought about multiple lasting friendships!"

- May-Lissa Louis, UGA class of 2012


"Go to Awakening. At worst you will have a lot of fun."

- Joe Konopa, FOCUS missionary

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