WELCOME TO THE ROCK HILL ORATORY
“If God be with us, there in no one else left to fear.”
– St. Philip Neri
Currently the Rock Hill Oratory is not open for programs, meetings or other group activities. We are not able to welcome overnight guests at this time, and there are no noon masses or regular confession times. We have made this very difficult decision based on the advice of professionals for the safety of the Oratorians and our visitors. Please pray for us as we pray for you.
If you would like a brief dose of inspiration, take a look at one of the Blessed Among Us videos, found at the link below. Well-known and unfamiliar, canonized and not officially recognized, these men and women are some of the saints among us....
Are you looking for a daily prayer guide? Click on the link below and be connected to a sample of Give Us This Day. Each day includes the Mass readings and a reflection, along with a brief portrait of an inspirational person. Morning and Evening Prayer are included...
Venerable Francesco Maria Cardinal Tarugi, C.O. 1525-1608Francesco Maria Tarugi was born to a noble family in Montepulciano in 1525. He received a fine literary and legal education, and became a skilled orator; his contemporary Baronius later dubbed him “dux verbi”,...
Frequently Asked Questions
Registering for retreats and events
By Mail or Fax:
Print and fill out a registration form available on The Oratory website or simply send a letter indicating the program(s) you are interested in. Be sure to include your name, address, telephone number and email address.
Send an email indicating the program(s) you are registering for in the Subject Line and including the above information.
While we no longer require a deposit for most of our programs, we take your registration as a commitment to attending. If your situation changes, please let us know so we can plan accordingly. Please be aware that registration for programs including meals or overnight accommodations closes ONE WEEK PRIOR to the program. Programs are also subject to cancellation if enough registrations have not been received by that time. We appreciate your assistance in this part of our planning process!
The Oratory strives to offer quality programs at reasonable fees. However, inability to pay should never prevent anyone from attending our programs. Scholarships are available.
THANK YOU … and we look forward to welcoming you to the Rock Hill Oratory in the near future!
Vocations and becoming an Oratorian
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Friends of the Oratory
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How to contact The Rock Hill Oratory
You can reach The Oratory by mailing us or calling us at the address or phone listed below.
Donate to the Oratory
Please continue to support us in our mission and ministries and thank you very much for everything you do for the Oratory.
May God continue to bless you always.