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Retrouvaille is often recognized in the media.  Here are some of the latest headlines. 

28 May 2021:  Catholic Diocese of Victoria to host gala focusing on marriage and family

The Victoria Advocate

Couples involved in marriage ministry throughout the Catholic Diocese of Victoria gathered in January for the first time in one place to bolster each other on their journeys to offer support, enrichment and healing for marriages.   

22 January 2021:  Retreat "a lifeline" for troubled marriages 

The Catholic Sprit

At one point in their nearly 38-year marriage, Andy and Deirdre Jameson sought help from Twin Cities Retrouvaille, which helps couples in struggling marriages. Today, as co-community coordinators at Retrouvaille, they help other couples who need assistance with their marriages.  

21 November 2020:  Sheltering in place together  - can my relationship survive it? 

The Good Men Project

Ask each other how you are feeling.  "Fine" is not an acceptable answer.

30 July 2020:  Retrouvaille International going virtual to help with struggling marriages

Montana Right Now.com

As local events continue adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic, one service for struggling marriages statewide is going virtual this weekend.  Retrouvaille International is hosting a worldwide virtual weekend for couples struggling in their marriages.

19 July 2019:  Retrouvaille helps restore marriages

Victoria Advocate

"We want all couples to know that God doesn't want you to suffer and the Church doesn't want you to suffer in marriage.  God wants your marriage to be joyful, and this program help couples find it."

4 April 2019:  Retrouvaille:  "Married Couples" spirituality


"I realize now what counselors lacked was spirituality!" The women who made this comment at the end of a Retrouvaille weekend for hurting marriages reflected the deep hunger for a meaningful spirituality in our society today.

3 December 2018:  LIMEY PASTOR:  Hearts and ashes


One of the most useful groups, in my opinion, that exists in the Christian world is called “Retrouvaille” — a French term that means rediscovery and that is (a) God centered and (b) while being founded in the Catholic tradition also works with couples of other faiths and even none. The organization is made up of a peer network of other couples who have gone through their own travails and have gained some deep knowledge. I can speak for the effectiveness and helpfulness of Retrouvaille’s work personally.

11 May 2018:  Retrouvaille helps restore marriages

BC Catholic

Retrouvaille, developed in Canada in 1977, is a ministry for couples in tough times.

15 February 2018  Retrouvaille gives hope for hurting marriages

Herald:  Malaysia Online

With the blessing of Archbishop Julian Leow and the efforts of Fr Edwin Peter, along with the Archdiocesan Family Life Commission’s Committee, the first Retrouvaille Weekend in Malaysia was held in Kuala Lumpur January 26 – 28, 2018.

11 Best Marriage Counseling Retreats in the US for 2018


Marriage retreats give couples the chance to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Removed from the stresses of children, careers, and housework, couples get the opportunity to work on themselves.

25 August 2017:  Retrouvaille:  One Couple's Journey

"This weekend was a miracle to our marriage. There is power in hearing others share their struggles and difficulties in their marriages. There was a sense of 'We aren’t the only ones.' Mike and I learned a new way to communicate with each other that was non-defensive and helped us take down walls that had been built up between us over the years."

22 August 2017:  Making a Better Marriage:  Red River Retrouvaille


  Making a Better Marriage: Red River Retrouvaille 

...the Fargo Catholic Diocese has your back. Whether you’re a newlywed, a wannabe, an old-time expert or even someone who’s experienced the pain and loss of a divorce, they’re offering a new seminar called “Retrouvaille” coming in September.  

5 May 2017:  Program helps revitalize troubled marriages


  Program helps revitalize troubled marriages 

“We had the divorce papers filled out, and we started talking to lawyers,” Paul said...  

14 February 2017:  How the Catholic Church supports marriages - every step of the way

Catholic News Agency


"In some of the more difficult situations, where couples have sought aid from other resources to no avail, there is still support and hope for healing. Denise Felde, a presenter for Retrouvaille of Maryland / Washington DC, spoke to CNA about her organization, which has been helping heal marriages since the late 1970s."