Saint Joseph Spiritual Ministries presents…

 

SPIRITUAL EXERCISES REVISITED 2022

PURPOSE OF PROGRAM:

The series will explore the dynamics, content and grace of each week of the Spiritual Exercises. Our gathering and interacting will deepen our experiential understanding of the Exercises as they unfold in everyday life and prayer.

FOR WHOM:

Spiritual Directors/Retreat Directors/ Prayer Guides of the Spiritual Exercises Experienced directors eager to ponder the Spiritual Exercises

&

People who have experienced the Exercises and would like to reflect on their experience as well as learn about the Exercises

CRITERIA FOR ADMISSION:

Experience directing retreats

and/or

Experience making the Exercises

and/or

Experience in giving spiritual direction

TIME, DATES, PLACE, COST: 

Days/Times: Thursdays, 10 AM – 2 PM

Dates: 2022: 9/29, 10/13, 10/27, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/15

Place: Online via Zoom

Cost: Total Series, 7 Sessions: $350 or…

Special: Register before 9/1/22: $325

$50/for individual sessions

COORDINATING STAFF: 

Maureen Casey, SND, and Joan M. McCarthy, CSJ

PROGRAM TOPICS: 

September 29, 2022 (J)

Reflection on My Experience As A Retreatant;

Overview of the Spiritual Exercises;

Disposition Days: Dynamics, Movements, Themes, Graces,

Colloquy, Review of Prayer, Repetition

October 13, 2022 (M)

Ignatius’ Spiritual Exercises and the Word of God,

Annotations, the Principle and Foundation

October 27, 2022 (J)

Week I: A Forgiven Sinner: Awed in Gratitude

Week I, The Additions, Forms of Prayer

November 10, 2022 (M)

Readied for Wise Learning, The Call of the King,

A School of Discipleship,

November 17, 2022 (J)

Week II: A School of Discipleship

Ignatian Contemplation

The Two Standards, The Three Classes,

The Three Degrees of Humility, Triple Colloquy

December 1, 2022 (J)

Week III: Grace, Dynamic, Movements,

The Burial of Jesus and Its Aftermath,

The Additions for Week III

December 15, 2022 (M)

Week IV: To Experience the Risen Christ,

Grace of 4th Week, The Contemplatio

FOR AN APPLICATION FORM

Email: ii@csjboston.org or call: 781-227-4730. Click to learn more HERE

REFERENCE FOR SUGGESTED READING

The themes for our sessions are largely based on chapter titles in Stretched for Greater Glory by George Aschenbrenner, SJ

Contact us at St. Joseph Spiritual Ministries
71 Walnut Park, Newton, Massachusetts 02458
781-227-4730 | spiritual.ministries@csjboston.org.

 

St. Joseph Spiritual Ministries, founded and supported by the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Boston,
welcomes women and men of all faith traditions and cultures who seek a deeper relationship with God, self and all creation.
In collaboration with other dedicated people we are committed to offering spiritual direction and diverse spiritual opportunities
in various locations for individuals and groups.