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
  • Alarm clock (separate from cell phone)
  • Simple loose fitting, comfortable clothes, modest and suitable for a religious house
  • For MEN: No Jeans or T-shirts
  • For WOMEN: No pants, slacks or shorts
  • Do not bring radios, CD players or cassette players
  • Cell Phones for travel use only. Use not permitted during retreat.

(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.





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