Postulancy Formation Retreat

Please complete this form by June 30, whether or not you'll attend. It's important that we have current contact for this fall. You'll receive full details about the retreat as a confirmation email. 


This form is intended for postulants in the Diocese of Virginia invited to the 2018 postulancy formation retreat.

Postulancy Formation Retreat
July 13-15, 2017
Richmond Hill, Richmond
Registration opens Friday at 4 p.m. Depart Sunday at 1 p.m.

The retreat is intended to help you:

  • Begin your formation with prayer, worship, reflection and conversation.
  • Meet and connect with your “class” of postulants.
  • Reflect on the nature of the vocation and ministry you have been called to.
  • Learn about the road ahead.

If you have any questions about attendance, registration or this form, please contact Vicky Bickel (

If you need to get in touch on the Friday of the retreat, you can reach Amanda Knouse at (814) 386-3973* or; or call Richmond Hill directly at (804) 783-7903. 

*Amanda's area code really is 814, not 804. 

(* Denotes Required Fields)

Contact Info (as of 9/1/2018) & Retreat Registration
First Name: *
Last Name: *
Bishop of Record: *
Seminary/Formation: *
Personal Email Address (confirmation will be sent here): *
Seminary Email Address (if received/applicable):
Mailing Address Line 1 (as of Sept. 2018): *
Mailing Address Line 2 (as of Sept. 2018):
City, State, ZIP (as of Sept. 2018): *
Preferred Phone Number: *
Preferred Phone Type: *
Will you be moving to attend seminary/during formation? : *
If you will be moving, after Sept. 1, should we keep your previous address on file or delete it and use only your new address? :
Comments/clarifications re: contact info:
Will you attend the postulancy formation retreat? : *
If you cannot attend, have you let your bishop know? :
Name to be Printed on Nametag (e.g., "Ted" for Edward M. Kennedy): *
Please list any dietary or other special needs.: