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May 2015

Posted May 01, 2015 in Press Releases

Dear Friend of Jesuit Retreat House, As we celebrate the gift of the Easter season and the joy of new life following a very cold winter, I also feel the hope and excitement of my first spring as Executive Director at Jesuit Retreat House. One image that has stirred within me in recent days is from the Apostolic Letter Novo Millennio Ineunte of Pope John Paul II at the beginning of the new millennium. He introduced this letter with the words of Jesus from the Gospel of Luke: “Duc in altum” – “Put out into the deep.” These words of Jesus... read more

May 2015

Posted May 01, 2015 in Lay Leadership

A Word from the Director This month, we will observe the Feast of Pentecost, a celebration of Christ’s giving us his own Spirit to form us and to enliven our ministry effort in his name. Following... read more

April 2015

Posted April 01, 2015 in Lay Leadership

A Word from the Director Once again, the Easter season enlivens us with re-birth in Christ’s own light. As our program year comes to a close, we rejoice in having been given the opportunity to serve... read more

March 2015

Posted March 01, 2015 in Lay Leadership

A Word from the Director As we live into our Lenten journey, we are encouraged to know that our ministry is supported by friendship with God. The essay by Becky Eldredge (see page 2) offers a... read more

February 2015

Posted February 01, 2015 in Lay Leadership

A Word from the Director Prayer and action are entwined aspects of our call to mission. Action discerned out of our prayer defines our unique role in Christ’s mission. Dr. Gerald May challenges us (See essay... read more