A warm welcome awaits you at Claver House, the Jesuit Retreat Centre in Cape Coast.
Claver House, the Jesuit Retreat Centre in the Catholic Archdiocese of Cape Coast, is a serene oasis and a Christian retreat centre staffed by an experienced team of Jesuit priests and brothers. It’s beautiful setting on a hill overlooking the Atlantic Ocean which provides people with the space to experience the presence of God in their lives and in the world. The centre has a chapel, a variety of spaces for prayer, extensive private grounds and offers the requisite silence for people desiring to encounter God or searching for what is important in their lives. Our retreats are conducted in an atmosphere of silence.
Claver House Jesuit Retreat Centre is inspired by the person and Good News of Jesus Christ, and exercises the mission of accompanying others in retreats, spiritual guidance and pastoral counselling in the tradition of The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola. Our desire is show the way to God, by fostering growth in Gospel freedom, discernment and enkindling hearts to burn with love for God, others and all of creation.
Embark on a transformative journey of self-discovery with our personalized one-on-one directed retreats. Experience spiritual growth and guidance tailored towards your unique needs and aspirations.
Delve into the spiritual teachings of St. Ignatius during our immersive 30-day Ignatian retreats. Ignite your soul and gain insights that last long after your retreat.
Discover the keys to inner peace and clarity through our expert spiritual direction services. Our experienced guides will help you navigate life’s challenges and deepen your connection with the divine.
Take a meaningful break from the hustle of everyday life with our 6 or 8-day directed retreats. Create space for contemplation and renewal, guided by experienced mentors.
Experience of communal reflection and inspiration in our preached retreats. Engage with insightful speakers who lead you on a profound journey of faith and understanding.
Empower the next generation with impactful Kairos retreats designed specifically for students. Fostering a sense of purpose and community among young people and the world around them while nurturing spiritual growth.
This practice involves reflecting on the events and emotions of your day to discern the presence and guidance of God in your life. It typically consists of five steps: gratitude, review, sorrow, forgiveness, and renewal. The Examen encourages self-awareness, gratitude, and a deepening connection with God.
In this exercise, individuals are guided to meditate on God’s unconditional love for them. Through visualization and reflection, they explore the depth and breadth of divine love, which can lead to a greater understanding of their relationship with God and a sense of awe and gratitude.
The Jesuit discernment workshop is an immersive experience that draws inspiration from the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. It provides participants with tools and insights rooted in Ignatian spirituality to help them make well-informed decisions and choices in their lives.
The Jesuit Advent Retreat is a time of spiritual renewal and preparation for the celebration of Christmas. It draws upon the rich tradition of Ignatian spirituality to guide participants in exploring the themes of Advent: hope, peace, joy, and love.
At our retreat center, an exceptional team of Jesuit staff guide participants on a transformative journey of self-discovery, spiritual growth, and profound connection. Their dedication transcends mere roles, as they become mentors, companions, and fellow seekers, offering meaningful discussions, contemplative practices, and shared reflections that accompany individuals on their quest for purpose, inner peace, and a deeper connection with the divine. Join us in embracing their collective wisdom and warm guidance, allowing your experience at our retreat center to illuminate your path, enrich your faith, and inspire a renewed sense of purpose, joy, and connection.