St. John Vianney Retreat House

“Come with me, by yourselves, to some lonely place where you can rest quietly” (Mark 6:30)

“Come with me, by yourselves, to some lonely place where you can rest quietly” (Mark 6: 30)


To make a retreat is to seek God and to rest in his presence in a time set apart for prayer and reflection. Solitude, silence and stillness, in varying degrees, are normally regarded as necessary conditions. St. Francis de Sales tells us, “As the birds have nests on the trees that they may have a retreat when they need our hearts ought to seek out and choose some place each day...near to our Lord, that they may make their retreat...”

Address : St John Vianney Retreat House, Majodi Centre,
2101 Jalan Masai,
81750 Masai, Johor
Priest-in-Charge : Rev. Simon Yong, SJ
Supervisor : Francis Soh
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