Judith Valente

  • Author, Journalist, Poet. 
  • TV & Radio Producer.
  • Speaker & Retreat Leader. 
  • Benedictine Lay Associate.
  • Environmentalist.

Calendar of Events

"Inspiring well-paced retreat. Four Stars for Judith and Sophia Retreat Center staff."

  Participant, "Reclaiming a Sense of Wonder Advent Retreat"




"Judith made us think and reevaluate how we look at our lives and gave us each some new ideas to work on! Thank you again Judith."

Participant, Oblate Renewal Retreat, Our Lady of Guadalupe Abbey, Pecos NM

With Brother Paul Quenon, inside Thomas Merton's Hermitage at the Abbey of Gethsemani outside Louisville, Kentucky.

Talking with Katherine Krause after my reading at Barnes & Noble in Kansas City

At the 2018 International Congress of Oblates with friends Gregory Polan, Abbot Primate of the Benedictine Order, and Greg Peters, vice president of the American Benedictine Academy.

Ms. Valente enjoys connecting with readers at events in book stores throughout the country. Click on the photo gallery below to learn more about these events. 

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