About Me!

Fr. Jos Tharakan

Fr. Jos is a priest and a teacher. He practices Franciscan Spirituality that welcomes everyone and respects and supports the dignity of all people. He has lead retreats all over the world for over 32 years and practiced Contemplative Prayer for over 35 years. He is commissioned by Contemplative Outreach as a Centering Prayer Presenter. Fr. Jos currently serves as Rector of St. James Episcopal Church in Springfield and serves also as the President of the House Of Blessings. You can read more about Fr. Jos and his works on his website.

Events with Fr. Jos Tharakan

3rd Centering Prayer and Enneagram Retreat
October 31, 2020

“Centering Prayer and Enneagram” retreat is meant for anyone who wants to advance in their contemplative prayer practice with a deeper knowledge of who we are and why we do the things we do. Knowing who we are is the first step into growing in wisdom. Enneagram personality types will show us what motivates us and why some of us can focus, learn, pray, and have a discipline of life better than others. This online one day retreat on Zoom is a quick look into the Enneagrammic person in us. When we know what inspires us, then it will be…

Welcoming Prayer Intensive Retreat
November 8, 2020

Take your contemplative prayer practice into daily living by focusing on The Welcoming Prayer. In Welcoming Prayer you will learn to integrate the inner busy life of Martha and the relaxed attitude of Mary, the followers of Jesus, into your own lives to become modern contemplatives in action. We live in a world that is fragmented by sickness, fear, anxieties of all kinds but we are called to trust the Lord in the midst of it all. This retreat is meant to ground us in Christ. It is to help us be intentional in what we do so that we…

4th Centering Prayer and Enneagram Retreat
November 28, 2020

“Centering Prayer and Enneagram” retreat is meant for anyone who wants to advance in their contemplative prayer practice with a deeper knowledge of who we are and why we do the things we do. Knowing who we are is the first step into growing in wisdom. Enneagram personality types will show us what motivates us and why some of us can focus, learn, pray, and have a discipline of life better than others. This online retreat on zoom is a quick look into the Enneagrammic person in us. When we know what inspires us, then it will be easier for…

Healing Prayer Workshop - Zoom
December 12, 2020

“Ask, and it will be given you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you. For everyone who asks receives and everyone who searches finds, and for everyone who knocks, the door will be opened.” Jesus promised this to his followers. We are asked again and again to trust in the Lord and seek him with an honest and open heart. Healing Prayer Training Workshop will teach you ways to seek your blessings and ask for what is in the mind of God. By asking what is in the mind of God one can…

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