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“Spiritual Realities: What the Contemporary Catholic Woman Needs to Know” Benedicta Enrichment Seminar, Malvern Retreat House

Benedicta Enrichment Seminar

“Spiritual Realities: What the Contemporary Catholic Woman Needs to Know”

Presentations with Fr. Jose Francisco Syquia and Johnnette Williams

Go deeper in your spiritual formation with this educational seminar! 

Thursday and Friday, July 21-22, 2022

Malvern Retreat House, Malvern, Pennsylvania

Presentations Include:

Thursday, July 21

Talk 1: The Signs of the Times and What They Tell Us, Johnnette Williams
Talk 2: Diabolical Disorientation: The Devil in Our Day, Part 1, Fr. Jose Francisco Syquia
Talk 3: Diabolical Disorientation: The Devil in Our Day, Part 2, Fr. Jose Francisco Syquia
Talk 4:The Signs of the Saints: Women of Valor, Johnnette Williams

Friday, July 22

Talk 5: Discernment: Keys for the Catholic Woman in Leadership, Fr. Jose Francisco Syquia
Talk 6: The Sign of Victory: In the Mold of Mary, Johnnette Williams

Discussion, Q&A Sessions, Activities, Meals, Prayer, and Mass will also be a part of both days!

Event Date/Time(s)

START: Thursday, July 21 at 8:00 AM US/Eastern
END: Friday, July 22 at 3:00 PM US/Eastern

Event Information

COST: $270 arrive Wednesday, $210 arrive Thursday includes meals/rooms
Malvern Retreat House, McShain-Horstmann Family Life Center
315 S Warren Ave
Malvern, PA 19355

Contact Information

Malvern Retreat House


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Event Speakers

  • Johnnette Benkovic Williams

    Johnnette Benkovic Williams is Founder and President of Women of Grace®, a Catholic apostolate for women featuring a number of outreaches including conferences, media, study groups and more.

    After years of being a non-practicing Catholic, Johnnette experienced a deep conversion back to her Catholic faith in 1981. Her conversion sparked a new vocation: sharing the Gospel message through the utilization of media. She has been an inspiring and consistent presence on EWTN Catholic radio and EWTN Catholic television for over 30 years.
  • Father Jose Francisco Syquia

    After graduating from college in 1987 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy at the University of Santo Tomas (UST), FR. JOSE FRANCISCO “JOCIS” SYQUIA entered the seminary in 1989 and completed his training from both San Carlos Major Seminary in Makati City and the University of Santo Tomas Central Seminary. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sacred Theology from the UST Ecclesiastical Faculties and a Licentiate in Spiritual Theology from the Angelicum in Rome. He finished both courses with magna cum laude honors. He also has a Master’s degree in Psychology from the UST Graduate School.

    Fr. Jocis is the Head of the Commission on Extraordinary Phenomena for the Archdiocese of Manila. He is the Director of the Archdiocese of Manila Office of Exorcism, an exorcist of Manila and a member of the International Association of Exorcists based in Rome. He completed the Vatican Course on Exorcism and Deliverance at the Regina Apostolorum Pontifical University.

    He is the author of the bestselling book Exorcism—Encounters with the Paranormal and the Occult (Shepherd’s Voice Publications), as well as Exorcist: Volume 1—A Spiritual Journey and Exorcist: Volume 2—Spiritual Battle Lines published by ST PAULS. He is also a full-time formator, spiritual director, and professor of spirituality and psychology at the San Carlos Major Seminary.