Prayer and Worship Office
Ongoing Prayer Opportunities

Catholic Charismatic Prayer
(Spanish Prayer Group)
Shrine Church Our Lady of the Americas
279 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12206
Fridays 7:30pm – 9:30pm
Contact (518) 465-3685

Centering Prayer

Morning Retreat
Christ the King
20 Sumpter Avenue
Guilderland, NY 12064
Third Saturday of each month
Bruce Gardiner (518) 929-6461

Contemplative Prayer

Saint Francis Chapel
Wolf Road
Colonie, NY 12205

Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. (begins with Evening Prayer, followed by
Centering Prayer and ends with Night Prayer)
(Sponsored by the local chapter of the Thomas Merton Society)
Walt Chura (518) 456-3201

Evening Prayer

Siena College, St. Francis Room in the college chapel
Third Wednesday of every month 5:30 pm
St. Joseph the Worker Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order
Walt Chura (518) 456-3201


Black Catholic Apostolate/St. Joan of Arc Church
76 Menand Road, Menands, NY 12204
Wedenesdays at 6:00 p.m.
Contact (518) 463-0378


Emmaus House
Trinity Place, Albany, NY
First Wednesday of every month 7:00pm (Mass)
preceded by Fellowship and Sharing (6:00pm)
Fred Boehrer (518) 482 4966


“Sung Vespers in the spirit of Taizé”
Dominican Retreat and Conference Center
Monthly various Thursdays 7pm - 8:15pm
Dominican Sisters (518) 393-4169 or