Retreat Center

Women's Ignatian Retreat, Our Lady of Sorrows Retreat Center

Phoenix hosts the SSPX Southwest Retreat Center in the United States

Our Lady of Sorrows Retreat Center
750 E. Baseline Road - Phoenix, AZ 85042

602-268-7673  |  602-276-9609 fax  |  email

Retreat costs and other important info:

The cost of a 5-day retreat is $300. The cost of a 3-day retreat is $180. Retreats are to be paid in full at time of registration. (Checks, money orders or credit cards.) We require a $50 deposit to hold your retreat room, this is a non-refundable deposit.

List of Personal Items to Bring (and what not to bring)

  • Rosary, Missal, head covering for women

  • Set of bed linens (for a twin-sized bed) and pillow cases

  • Towels, soap, personal products & toiletries, Kleenex, slippers

  • Notebook, pen or pencil

  • Simple loose fitting, comfortable clothes suitable for a religious house

  • For MEN: No Jeans, Shorts or T-shirts

  • For WOMEN: No pants, slacks or shorts

  • Do not bring radios, CD players, MP3 players, tablets or laptops

  • Alarm clocks are supplied in each room

  • Cell Phones for travel use only. Their use is not permitted during the retreat, and it is will be highly recommended that you turn in such items to the retreat master for the duration of the retreat. Family members should be directed to call this number in case of an emergency: (602) 268-7673.

(Available at or they may be purchased here on arrival):
- Christian Warfare
- New Testament
- Imitation of Christ

Additional books for the Marian Retreat:
- True Devotion to Mary
- The Secret of The Rosary
- Other Marian books of your choice

Additional books for the Matrimony Retreat:
Any books which treat of the married life and any of the Christian virtues

Additional books for the Virtues Retreat:
Any books which treat of the spiritual life, mental prayer or lives of the saints

Unless otherwise marked, Ignatian retreats follow the 5-day format.

Retreats in locations other than the three main retreat centers are listed below

Retreat Schedule
  Ridgefield, CT           Los Gatos, CA           Phoenix, AZ          

Jan 21-26

Mar 25-30

May 6-11

Jul 8-13

Aug 26-31

Nov 18-23

Nov 28-Dec 1
(3-Day Ignat.)


Feb 18-23

Apr 1-6

Nov 18-23

Dec 18-21
(3-Day Ignat.)

Dec 10-15


Jan 21-26

Feb 20-23
(3-Day Marian)

May 27-Jun 1

Sep 9-14

Dec 9-14


Feb 18-23

Apr 8-13

Jun 24-29

Jul 22-27

Aug 5-10

Oct 14-19

Dec 12-15
(3-Day Ignat.)


Jan 14-19

Mar 11-16

Apr 29-May 4

Oct 21-26

Dec 4-7
(3-Day Ignat.)

Nov 26-29
(Virtues - 3.5 days)


Jan 7-12

Feb 6-9
(3.5 Day Marian)

Mar 4-9

May 13-18

Sept 30-Oct 5


Mar 27-30

Oct 23-26

Sanford, FL    

Jul 1-6

Jul 8-13

Jul 15-20



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