Monastic Retreats Podcasts with Dr. Robert Puff
By Dr. Robert Puff
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Explore the Monastic World with Dr. Robert Puff and learn how we can spend a day, weekend, week or lifetime at these holy places.
||CleanSubiaco Abbey, Arkansas||In this Monastic Retreats podcast, we will be exploring Subiaco Abbey, which is a Benedictine monastery in Arkansas. To learn more, visit: http://www.MonasticRetreats.com To see photos of Subiaco Abbey, visit: https://www.instagram.||1/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Hermitage in Big Sur (New Camaldoli Hermitage)||Dr. Robert Puff give an overview of The Hermitage in Big Sur (New Camaldoli Hermitage) for those who are interested in learning more about or visiting this beautiful monastery. To learn more, visit http://www.MonasticRetreats.com||12/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Nun’s Story||Dr. Robert Puff does a review of the 1959 movie entitled "The Nun's Story," starting Audrey Hepburn. To learn more about Monastic Retreats, visit: http://www.MonasticRetreats.com||12/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean“Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10||Explore the meaning and importance of making time for silence with the Divine. To learn more about monastic retreats we can visit around the world, visit http://www.MonasticRetreats.com||3/8/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCultivating Monastic Habits||We are creates of habit, and when we pay attention to our habits, we can cultivate some spiritual habits like monks and nuns practice in monasteries around the world. If you would like to learn more about Monastic Retreats, visit http://www.||2/16/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMaking Our Homes More Monastic||Though we may not be able to go on monastic retreats all the time, we can transform our homes into more holy and sacred places, by what we learn from our monastic retreats. To learn more, visit: http://www.MonasticRetreats.com||2/1/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMonastery of Christ in the Desert||In this podcast, Dr. Robert Puff gives an overview of the Monastery of Christ in the Desert for those looking for a retreat.||1/23/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrother Andre – Monk at Monastery of Christ in the Desert||Brother Andre, who is currently a monk at Monastery of Christ in the Desert, shares his story of why he has chosen to live the life of a monk and what a monk's life is like. If you would like to learn more, visit http://www.MonasticRetreats.com||1/19/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMonastery Retreats – Private vs. Lead Retreats||In Monastic Retreats Podcasts, Dr. Robert Puff explores the differences between going on private retreats vs. lead retreats. If you would like to learn more about Monastic Retreats, visit: http://www.MonasticRetreats.com||11/11/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSt. Anthony of Eygpt – The Father of Christian Monasticism||In this episode of "Monastic Retreats Podcast", Dr. Robert Puff explores the life of St. Anthony of Eygpt, considered by many as the Father of Christian Monasticism. To learn more, visit http://www.monasticretreats.com||11/2/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMonastic Retreats – Steeping Ourselves in Holiness||In this Monastic Retreats podcast, Dr. Robert Puff explores the importance of surrounding ourselves in holiness and love, like we find on monastic retreats, so that our lives can be more holy and loving. To learn more, go to http://www.MonasticRetreats.||10/12/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKatherin Collis (part 2) – Director of the Center for Spiritual Renewal||Dr. Robert Puff interviews Katherine Collis, the Director of the Center for Spiritual Renewal at La Casa de Maria in Santa Barbara, California. This is part 2 of a 2 part interview. To learn more about Monastic Retreats, visit http://www.||9/21/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKatherin Collis (part 1) – Director of the Center for Spiritual Renewal||Dr. Robert Puff interviews Katherine Collis, the Director of the Center for Spiritual Renewal at La Casa de Maria in Santa Barbara, California. This is part 1 of a 2 part interview. To learn more about Monastic Retreats, visit http://www.||9/21/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSister Joann Conners – Sisters of the Immaculate Heart||Dr. Robert Puff interviews Sister Joann Conners of the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart. She works at The Immaculate Heart Center for Spiritual Renewal in Santa Barbara, California, where we can have retreats.||8/29/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy go on Monastic Retreats?||In this episode of Monastic Retreats Podcast, we will explore the key benefit of going on retreats. If you would like to learn more about Dr. Robert Puff's podcasts on Monastic Retreats, please visit http://www.MonasticRetreats.com||8/24/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroduction to Monastic Retreats||This is the first podcast on Monastic Retreats with Dr. Robert Puff. Dr. Puff explores how he got exposed to the monastic tradition at age 15 and how this exposure saved his life. If you would like to learn more about going on monastic retreats,||8/24/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
I really enjoy these podcasts. I have gone on a couple of retreats and have added flowers to my home as Dr Puff suggests. These activities have helped me to be more peaceful and serene.
A Contemplative Pause
Thank you Dr. Puff, this is a great reminder to take time-outs from our busy lives, plus I’ve been looking for retreat locations.