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Friday, July 5, 2013
Back from Retreat
I returned home on July 3 after two weeks in Louisiana - six days visiting New Orleans, and eight days in retreat at the Christian Life Center in Saint Benedict, Louisiana, across the 24 mile causeway from New Orleans:
photo from airphotona.com
The retreat house sits off to the side on the thousand acre grounds of the Benedictine Monastery and Seminary there. It was a wonderful ( airconditioned) place, and the grounds were beautiful: