Looking for spiritual direction? Inquire now about meeting with a certified spiritual director at COK. Embark on a new spiritual journey. Look closely at your life, and in contemplation, begin to recognize God’s presence and grace.
Sister Donna Lareau, OLM (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Dir of Adult Faith Formation and Spiritual Direction
Marilyn Mauriello (201-602-0776)
Certified Spiritual Director
Carole Nicolini (843-860-2611)
Certified Spiritual Director
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Faith Sharing & Bible Study
Centering Prayer is a method of Christian meditation which places a strong emphasis on interior silence. It begins with a video excerpt prepared by Contemplative Outreach. A period of silent prayer follows.
Mon-Sat at 9 AM (duration: 20 minutes)
Email Lola Reilly for Zoom link.
The Cursillo movement provides the tools, the strength, and the support to assist the laity in developing a deeper understanding of what it means to be fully Catholic by being fully Christian.
Contact: Julie Dunn Flato
Ultreya, a gathering of Cursillistas, takes place on the first Tuesday of the month. Participants in the Cursillo apostolate come together for rejuvenation and spiritual growth.
Eucharistic Exposition takes place at 6 PM in the main church, followed by Adoration, and 6:30 PM Benediction and Reposition.
Email George Noyes for more information.
Divine Mercy Cenacle
The Divine Mercy Cenacle meets on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month to learn about the message of Divine Mercy. They gather to pray the Divine Mercy Chaplet after the 8 AM Mass and then have discussion and fellowship in the Family Life Center, Conference Room A.
Email Alexis Castellana for more information.
Living the Word
Living the Word is a scripture study group that discusses the Sunday Lectionary readings in relation to issues of daily life and faith. Current events are also explored within the framework of the Church's teaching.
Sunday mornings at 10:45 in Russell House. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Tuesday Evening Bible Study
Evening Bible Study via Zoom
Join Berrien Zettler for a weekly exploration of the Passion and Resurrection of Jesus according to the Gospel of John.
Tuesdays from 7 PM until 8 PM
Email Berrien Zettler to participate
Classes begin Aug 9
Wednesday Morning Book Study
Sr. Donna is leading a study on the book Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist: Unlocking the Secrets of the Last Supper. The author, Dr. Brant Pitre, is a New Testament scholar and a distinguished research professor of Scripture at the Augustine Institute. Meets Wednesdays at 10 am in the Life Center and on Zoom. To register or obtain more information, email
Wednesday Wisdom is an ecumenical forum for Christian business people. Gatherings include study and prayer. Discussions focus on living the Christian faith in the workplace and developing a closer personal relationship with the Lord.
Wednesday mornings, 7:30 until 8:30 in the Beach House
Contact: John Carroll
Young Adults (ages 18-35) gather weekly. Growing alongside one another in faith, they seek to draw closer to the Lord and invite others to know Christ. They study scripture, pray together, and strive to spread the message of Jesus. The group provides opportunities for service projects, socializing, and attending Mass together. By sharing the Gospel, they hope to help the Church to grow.
Meetings are Monday nights at 7 in the Beach House.
Email Amber Stewart for more info.