• In the midst of the city...
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We work for the transformation of the world by awakening and deepening faith with and for the people of our times.
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The Cenacle Retreat and Conference Center suspended normal operations on March 13. The Conference Center will remain closed until at least May 17, 2020. For more information please contact mpiper@cenaclechicago.org.

Illinois is is under a "shelter-in-place," mandate. At this time Conference Center voicemails are not being monitored. Be well.

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The Chicago Cenacle is home to a bustling Retreat and Conference Center located on our grounds in the heart of Chicago. We offer meeting rooms, dining and overnight accommodations. Visit our conference website for more details.

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