Teens Encounter Christ (TEC)

Sponsored by the Archdiocese of New Orleans, TEC is a three-day retreat weekend of prayer, reflections/talks, discussions and activities based on the Paschal Mystery. TEC is a special experience with topics and an approach designed for young adults and older adolescents..It begins at 9:30AM on Saturday and ends about 6:30PM on Monday. Participants are required to attend all three days.

TEC weekends are filled with talks, group discussions, personal reflection, recreation and live music. Sharing, getting to know those around you and participation in activities are important aspects of the weekend. The next TEC retreats are June 25-27, 2016, and July 23-25, 2016.  Applications can be printed from this website. Current retreat dates are available on the calendar page of this site or on the applications.

New Orleans TEC weekends are held at the Rosaryville Spirit Life Center which is located in the pine forests just outside of Ponchatoula, Louisiana. Retreatants are housed in dorm rooms with full access to washrooms and hot showers.

For complete information and a schedule of upcoming TEC weekends, please visit the TEC New Orleans website.

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