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Upcoming Events!


Saint Mary by-the-Sea Retreat House is a sacred space where all are welcome to come and experience the heart of God through prayer, silence and solitude. Come, spend time in contemplation and encounter the profound voice of God anew. This serence and peaceful setting by the ocean affords Sabbath time

to rest...

     to restore...

           to revitalize.....

The Sisters of St. Joseph of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia are honored to 'deliberately and passionately' share our Cape home with you! Please enjoy our website, where you will find our 2020 retreat offerings, the history of Saint Mary by-the-Sea, and pictures to brighten your spirit!

Sr. Sharon Mc Carthy, SSJ


2020 Retreat Information

2020 Retreat Brochure (updated 3/19/20)
2020 Reservation Form
2020 Volunteer Form

Click above for the upcoming summer!

Women's Wellness Weekends

June 5-7, 2020
September 11-13, 2020

Women's Retreat Days

September 9, 2020
September 22, 2020
Spetember 23, 2020
More information soon. 


Come and be still. Receive the ocean of grace and
tides of transformation awaiting you at Saint Mary by-the-Sea!

St. Mary by-the-Sea

St. Mary by-the-Sea Then and Now....

Posted by Saint Mary by-the-Sea Retreat House on Friday, February 23, 2018