Senior Residences


Catholic Conference and
Formation Center

901 S. Madison Ave., Dallas, TX 75208


Bertha deBastiani, CMP, CMM

A ministry of the diocese providing facilities for retreats, conferences, days of recollection, seminars and ecumenical programs. Small groups or large groups can be accommodated. Food service and overnight facilities.

The Pines Catholic Camp and
Youth Center

Offices: 3530 Forest Ln. Ste. 48, Dallas, TX 75234
Campsite: 300 White Pine Road, Big Sandy, TX 75755


Executive Director of Ministry:
John Egan

Accredited Catholic camp providing outdoor ministry to youth. Facilities also available for group rental.

Spiritual Entities with Retreat Centers

Please note: The following organizations are not offices of the Diocese of Dallas but function in the Catholic Community. Inclusion on this website does not imply the bishop's endorsement or knowledge of all activities by the following groups.

Cursillo Center

5605 Bernal Dr., Dallas, TX 75212


Spanish Cursillo President:
Andres Garcia

Offers a wide selection of weekend and one-day Evangelization Retreats for couples, individuals and youth, and provides ongoing formation to the different diocesan leaders of the Cursillo Movement through the Leadership Schools.

Montserrat Jesuit Retreat House

P.O. Box 1390, 600 N. Shady Shores Drive, Lake Dallas 75065


Director of Montserrat
Fr. Anthony Borrow, S.J.

Our work is anchored in and grows from the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius. We realize our mission primarily by offering silent retreats. This experience, culturally and ecumenically sensitive, helps establish and sustain the spiritual life of men and women. We make the facilities and services available to the local churches for use by groups of Catholics and those of other faiths.

Mount Carmel Center

4600 W. Davis Street, Dallas, TX 75211


Fr. Jorge Cabrera, OCD

Mount Carmel Center is both a Monastery and retreat house. It is open to anyone with a desire to grow and learn from the rich Carmelite tradition of prayer and contemplation. Come experience the Center through a private retreat or with your own small group. The Center is available for retreats Monday through Saturday, and is closed on Sundays and holidays. There is both a small and large chapel for group and individual use, and the wooded grounds are spacious. Meal service for groups is available upon request.

Mount St. Michael Spiritual Life Center

4500 W. Davis, Dallas, TX 75211


Home to groups such as Focolare and Christian Community of God's Delight, the center provides facilities and spritual direction for retreats.

Nazareth Retreat Center

1814 Egyptian Way, Grand Prairie, TX 75050

(469) 233-5547

Mission and Ministry Director:
Sister Francesca Witkowska, CSFN

Located in Grand Prairie behind the convent and home of the Sisters, the Nazareth Retreat Center is sponsored and operated by the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth. We strive to welcome all in order that their spiritual lives might be enriched. We welcome individuals, families and ministerial and school groups to come find rest and a family spirit in our retreat center. The retreat center programming team is available to help you build your own retreat based on the topics that are important to you, and your faith community.