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Winter 2022 Newsletter

Posted January 01, 2022 in Articles

Dear Friends of Jesuit Retreat Center, There is an ancient Christmas tradition which is still observed in some churches. At midnight Mass, before the liturgy begins, there is the Proclamation of the Birth of Christ, a beautiful “prelection” which places the birth of Jesus in its context. The proclamation traces salvation history through creation, the flood, the exodus, and the prophets, and historical events such as the Olympiads and the founding of the city of Rome... read more

Fall 2021 Newsletter

Posted September 01, 2021 in Articles

Dear Friends of Jesuit Retreat Center, After 30 years in education, I understand benchmarks and metrics for success. You could look at testing scores and grades, graduation rates and placements, wins on the field or court,... read more

Ignatius in the Meadow - for an Ignatian Year

Posted July 15, 2021 in Articles

May 20, 2021 marked the 500th anniversary of St. Ignatius’ conversion. When Ignatius was a young soldier, he was injured by a cannonball at the Battle of Pamplona. Recovery from his injury also sparked an... read more

Summer 2021 Newsletter

Posted May 01, 2021 in Articles

Dear Friends of Jesuit Retreat Center, I write my last letter for our newsletter with deep gratitude for countless cherished memories. I will be retiring from my position as Executive Director at the Jesuit Retreat Center... read more

January 2021 Newsletter

Posted January 01, 2021 in Articles

Dear Friends of Jesuit Retreat Center, It is hard to find the words to describe a year of so much shared struggle and change as well as care and connection across our country and our world.... read more

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