March 2013

Posted March 01, 2013 in Lay Leadership

A Word from the Director Yes! Spring arrives this month and with it a shift from winter incubation to spring re-birth. This winter-to-spring transition mirrors the hope for spiritual awakening expressed in our Lenten observance. The programs in lay leadership continue to invite new possibilities for spiritual renewal. Praying with St. Ignatius Retreats. Our Lenten retreats at St. Basil the Great (Brecksville) and at Lakewood Catholic Academy (LCA) continue this month. Please pray for our retreat teams and for all who are participating in these retreats. Remote preparation for our fall retreats are in the works with Jean Sullivan and Amy McKenna... read more

January 2013

Posted January 01, 2013 in Press Releases

Dear Friends: Many years ago a wise, legendary Jesuit, who happened to be my spiritual director, chafed at my admission that I lacked the time for contemplation. “And my dear sister,” he seriously but quietly said as... read more

December 2012

Posted December 01, 2012 in Lay Leadership

A Word from the Director As we begin a new liturgical year, we are challenged to take up our baptismal call to be prophets of the Messiah: to straighten the crooked roads of our lives, to... read more

October 2012

Posted October 01, 2012 in Lay Leadership

A Word from the Director In essence, our ministry is a ministry of listening … to God, to self, to one another, to all God’s People. Here is where our ministry of listening has and will... read more

September 2012

Posted September 01, 2012 in Lay Leadership

A Word from the Director With the coming of fall, we begin another ministry year. We take as our inspiration Ignatius Loyola, the “Imperfect Pilgrim,” who challenges us to radical trust in Christ whose mission we... read more