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Father Sean Loomis is the Chaplain for the Deaf Apostolate of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. He has given retreats throughout the US and Canada. Join other Deaf men for this weekend retreat at the beach at the beautiful Redemptorist Retreat Center. See the website for more information and directions at For those at a distance – you can fly into Philadelphia or Newark airport.

On Friday, July 22nd, registration at the Retreat Center starts after 4:00 pm; dinner will be served at 6:00 pm and the retreat begins at 7:30 pm. The cost is $260.00 per person for the whole weekend including 6 meals. A $50.00 per person NON-REFUNDABLE deposit is REQUIRED to register. The deadline for registration is June 1, 2022. Please reserve your place by making your down payment ASAP because rooms could be filled before the deadline.

To make your reservation, FIRST: please email Larry Hampel, at or

Sr. Kathleen Schipani at SECOND: reserve your room by using this link: . Scroll down to Men’s Retreatclick Register on Line. Be sure to indicate the July 22 retreat date / Deaf Apostolate. Once you complete the registration you will be asked to pay the down payment or pay in full on line.


Any questions or if you need assistance with registering contact Larry Hampel, at 302-261- 8601 VP or email or call Sr. Kathleen Schipani VP 267-507-1215 / email

STEPTS TO REGISTER:    1. Contact Sr. Kathleen or Larry Hampel (info above)

  1. Register & pay on line at
  2. Contact Larry Hampel or Sr. Kathleen if you have questions or cannot register on line.


Deaf Apostolate / Archdiocese of Philadelphia /

Men from ICDA Chapter # 8 have supported this retreat for 77 years. This is the 78th Deaf Men’s Retreat.