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Gregorian Chant Retreats on Sunny Cape Cod - Opportunity for Refreshment Surrounded by the Beauty of a Monastery

Discover the beauty of Gregorian Chant, an ancient and timeless tradition, at Summer & Fall Chant Retreats on beautiful Cape Cod Bay with the Benedictine monastic Community of Jesus at the Church of the Transfiguration

Community of Jesus
April 16, 2024

CAPE COD, Maine, April 16, 2024 /Standard Newswire/ -- On June 3-6 and September 8-11, the Community of Jesus welcomes visitors to take part in the ancient and beautiful form of sung prayer, focusing on the Chants of the Martyrs  and the Chants of Mary at The Church of the Transfiguration. Community members lead the retreats sharing treasures of this spiritual practice that harken back through the centuries, yet offer a fresh and new voice for today. From the richness of the Latin texts, to the expressive melodies, and the simple genius of the ancient neumes, participants will gain deeper experience and understanding into this monastic tradition.


  • All are Welcome.
  • Chant instruction for all experience levels taught by members of the Community of Jesus, where Gregorian chant is sung in Latin daily
  • Participate in singing the Liturgy of the Hours on special Feast Days
  • Opportunity for refreshment surrounded by the beauty and peace of the monastery
  • Lovely meals and accommodations at Paraclete Guest House overlooking Cape Cod Bay

"An inspiring blend of singing, scholarship, and spirit." -- JOSEPH
"I came as less than a novice, with a love of listening to chants. I left as almost a novice, with a love of singing chants!" -- CAROL 
"Passionate and expert chant instruction and exceptional hospitality." -- MARIA & JOHN

SOURCE Community of Jesus

CONTACT: Sr. Genevieve Cleverly, 508-737-8820