A place to encounter Christ.

An oasis inside the beltway of Washington D.C.

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We share Christ’s love
in our local community and
throughout the world.

Nestled within the shade of a quiet Bethesda neighborhood and minutes away our Nation’s capital, Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center aspires to reveal Christ’s love to all who enter this sacred space. 

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Prepare to Love for a Lifetime

Three to Get Married Marriage Prep

Our signature marriage preparation program has served thousands of engaged couples in the Washington, DC Metro area.

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Grand! As always, it is difficult to get away, but so worth the trouble and time here to be renewed and to reconnect with the Lord.

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