Ignatian Spiritual Direction Initiative
Upcoming Programs and Events

Our Spring 2019 spiritual direction workshop, “Hope Does not Disappoint: Spiritual Direction in Challenging Times for our Church,” will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, in Charlotte, NC. Participate in-person at St. Peter's or live online. The workshop will be a panel discussion with Rev. Jim Bowler, SJ, pastoral minister at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Charlotte, NC, and Judy Talvacchia, spiritual director and instructor at the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry.

Registration info will be available beginning in January 2019.

Questions? Contact Kevin O'Brien at kobrien1@jesuits.org.

"Deepening Engagement with the Spiritual Exercises: A Symposium for Ignatian Spiritual Directors" is scheduled for June 27-29, 2019 at Fordham University, Rose Hill Campus.

The Symposium is open to trained spiritual directors who are practicing within the USA Northeast and Maryland Provinces of the Jesuits (Maine to Georgia) and is being co-sponsored by the Office of Ignatian Spirituality and the Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education at Fordham University.

Click here for a preliminary schedule including topics and speakers.

Click here to register.

Questions? Contact Lisa Hastings at lhastings@jesuits.org.

Our Fall spiritual direction workshop, “Spiritual Direction with Young Adults," will be on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at Ignatius House, Atlanta, GA. Participate in-person at Ignatius House or live online. This workshop will be a panel discussion with Seán Sanford and Sr. Lisa Buscher, RSCJ, from OIS Ignatian Young Adult Ministries and Andy Otto from Ignatius House Jesuit Retreat Center and St. Thomas More Parish, Atlanta.

Registration information will be available soon.

Questions? Contact Lisa Hastings at lhastings@jesuits.org.

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