And don't forget travel expenses. When I made visitations in our province, I was often telling communities that they really needed to be paying the retreat master more.
Elizabeth M Korves OCDS
--- In email@example.com, "Sandra Malkovsky" <Sandra@...> wrote:
> Agreed, you often need to make a "reservation" two years in advance.
> Lonnie that sounds like a good approach, writing to the Province. I often talk with our friars at the Congresses about giving retreats, that is a good place to get to know them and put in a request.
> And to avoid discomfort, I have been told that the stipend should be $200 a day plus $50 for each Mass.
> So a typical weekend retreat is a minimum stipend of $750.