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CELEBRATE the FEAST of DIVINE MERCY in a DAY RETREAT with Fr. Michael Gaitley!  

Fr Mike HeadshotJoin Fr. Gaitley for the Divine Mercy Sunday Retreat in Lafayette, Louisiana!

Come and appreciate one of the greatest feasts in the Church in an all-day retreat hosted by the Marian Missionaries of Divine Mercy, and featuring bestselling author of 33 Days to Morning Glory and acclaimed speaker Fr. Michael Gaitley, MIC.

Join us for a full immersion experience into Divine Mercy.  Enjoy new talks by Fr. Gaitley, the Mass of Divine Mercy Sunday, Adoration, the Chaplet, witnesses, and so much more!

*PLEASE NOTE:  This retreat has a limited number of spaces available.


This Retreat Includes:

  • –3 Conferences with Fr. Gaitley
    • The Second Greatest Story Ever Told
    • Personal Testimony: Now is the Time of Mercy
    • St. Therese: The Little Way of Mercy
  • –Divine Mercy Sunday Liturgy
  • –Chaplet of Divine Mercy
  • –Adoration & Benediction
  • –Book Signing with Fr. Gaitley
  • –Get to know the Marian Missionaries
  • –And much more!
*To receive the extraordinary grace of Divine Mercy Sunday you may receive Confession before the feast. Due to limited availability of priests on this special day, confession will not be offered. We strongly encourage attendees to go before the event. 

Lodging Recommendations

For our room block with the Hilton Garden Inn Lafayette/Cajundome – select the following link – HERE

Group Code: MERCY


Thank you for all of the incredibly hard work that you & the entire team put forward in spreading this critical, time sensitive message of mercy. Nathan & I were so filled… & are on fire to spread this message of total love & mercy! We are praying for you all & your mission!” – Heather from Denver, CO

Dear Marian Missionaries of the Divine Mercy, [I am] so thankful for the  works you are pursuing for our Lord Jesus Christ and for our Mother Mary to make us all saints.” – Belen from Florida

“God bless you ALL! It was such an amazing retreat and a pleasure to meet each and every one of you.  I was truly touched and so inspired!” – Cary from St. Petersburg, FL

“Thank you to all of the MMDM team for being the face of Christ to us and to all the people you serve.  I was really inspired!” – Mary from North Wales, PA

“Thank you!  This retreat was beautiful and inspiring!  His Mercy is our hope and joy!” – Mary from Pittsburgh, PA

“I wish I had brought more people with me.” – Sarah from Norfolk, VA

EVENT REGISTRATION starts at 8:00am on Sunday Morning, events take place all day Sunday and will conclude following the Celebration of the Divine Mercy Sunday Mass at 4:00pm.

Plan to have your own breakfast and coffee before the event. To keep the retreat price down, we have kept associated costs as low as possible.

More details about the schedule will be sent to registrants via email in the final week leading up to the retreat.

Your payment for this day of retreat supports the mission of the Marian Missionaries of Divine Mercy.  Your  generosity allows our level one missionaries to perform ministry with the homeless, poor, and needy in Boston, Worcester, and New York.  This event supports their efforts.  The Marian Missionaries of Divine Mercy is a not-for-profit religious organization.

Cancellation Policy

For this event we are working with TicketMaster and the Cajundome. Cancellations and refunds will be handled through their offices.

We cherish every contribution to our ministry and our missionaries work hard to ensure every dollar is put to work helping those most in need.

Photos of the Activities

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Register now for our special pricing!

Register HERE!



**Applicable fees at “The Cajundome” are automatically added to the base price.