Welcome to St. Mary's Sewanee: The Ayres Center for Spiritual Development. Resting on 230 acres atop the Cumberland Plateau, St. Mary's Sewanee offers a sanctuary of natural beauty and quiet for rest, renewal and reconnection. St. Mary’s Sewanee is a place that caters to individual and group spiritual needs through a variety of personal retreats and group programs. 
 

OUR MISSION

 
St. Mary’s Sewanee: The Ayres Center for Spiritual Development is dedicated to providing spiritual hospitality to persons of diverse religious and spiritual backgrounds, in a place of natural beauty, simplicity, silence, tranquility and warm spiritual rest through retreats, renewal and learning.
 

 

 

 

 


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August 20, 2014

A Reflection on Kathy Woods Read More»

June 12, 2014

Check Out Our New Guided Group Retreats Read More»

March 10, 2014

Davis to Chair St. Mary’s Sewanee View and Vision Campaign Read More»

Reservations

Whether you are interested in one of our programs, coming for a personal retreat or bringing a group of people, we will accommodate your needs. Learn More»

September 5, 2014-September 7, 2014

One River Wisdom School Learn More»

September 13, 2014-September 13, 2014

Introduction to Dreamwork: Unopened Letters from God Learn More»

October 17, 2014-October 19, 2014

The Song of Songs Learn More»