Spiritual Programs

Join us for a themed day, evening and overnight program. Cranaleith offers a safe space to discover, probe and nurture your spirit.

Register online below or call  215-934-6206 or email info@cranaleith.org 

Seeded at the Table: Cooking with Leslie
Wednesday, July 19 and August 9, 2017, 4 to 7 p.m.
Presenter: Leslie Porreca, RSM
Cost $60 Per Session
Register online here: Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 4 to 7 p.m.

Cranaleith is known for its delicious and healthy foods prepared mostly from our organic garden by Leslie Porreca, RSM. Many have finished a meal and approached Leslie for her recipes.This is your chance to join Leslie and learn some of her secrets of combining love of the environment with faith and food. Register today, space is limited!

Pottery and Poetry
Wednesday, August 9, 2016, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Ellen Boucher, Potter
Cost: $40 (includes lunch)
Register online here 
or email: info@cranaleith.org or call 215-934-6206

We’ll draw on Mary Oliver’s poetry as inspiration for our own creativity with clay and color.  Influenced by both Whitman and Thoreau, Oliver is known for her clear and poignant observances of the natural world. No experience necessary…just an adventurous and reverent spirit.

Basking in the Playground of God: A Summer Retreat Day
Facilitator: Cathy Maguire, RSM
Thursday, August 17, 2017, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Cost $40 (includes lunch)
Register online here or email: info@cranaleith.org or call 215-934-6206

Take a “vacation day” with the God who created us and explore the elements that only the season of summer provides. Our time together will include: Prayer (both communally and personally); creative experiences (don’t worry, you do not have to be an artist for this); small group sharing (optional); and time spent in the nature of God on the beautiful grounds of Cranaleith.

Series: Finding God in Each Moment 
Presenter:  Suzanne Neisser, RSM
Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m., September 6, October 4, November 1, December 6, 2017, January 3, February 7, March 7, April 4, May 2, 2018
Cost: $350 (includes book)
Register online here or email: info@cranaleith.org or call 215-934-6206

An invitation to perceive more clearly God’s presence in the world by examining your relationship with others as the very place in which you experience God’s guidance. Each month, we will explore themes such as attentiveness, gratitude, trust and surrender. Sessions will include prayer, sharing and input.