Events

40-DAY SPIRITUAL EXERCISES

Guelph, ON. Loyola House – Ignatius Jesuit Centre. The Full Spiritual Exercises Experience at Loyola House offers an experience of prayer and daily guidance with a spiritual director as one journeys through the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. See www.loyolahouse.com for more information. There is an application process. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 519-824-1250 ext 266.

A PRACTICAL INTRODUCTION TO IGNATIAN SPIRITUALITY: 5-DAY RETREAT

Guelph, ON. Loyola House – Ignatius Jesuit Centre. A good opportunity for a beginner or an experienced director to gain a heightened awareness of the fundamentals of an Ignatian Retreat. Cost: $495. Register online at www.loyolahouse.com or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 519-824-1250 ext 266.

RETREAT FOR MEN AND WOMEN WITH MARGARET SILF

Pickering, ON. Manresa Jesuit Spiritual Renewal Centre. “Through turmoil to transformation.” Could our troubled times hold the seeds of a renewed future? Facilitated by Margaret Silf. Based on the theme of her books, Hidden Wings and Born to Fly. Suggested offering: $240/person. Includes: accommodation, meals, program and spiritual direction. Contact: 905-839-2864 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

INDIVIDUAL DIRECTED OR UNDIRECTED RETREATS

Guelph, ON. Loyola House – Ignatius Jesuit Centre. Come for a directed or undirected retreat where you can choose your own dates during any of the directed retreats or through the 40-Day Spiritual Exercises Experience. Acceptance is based on the availability of a spiritual director and/or room. Cost: $99/night directed; $86/night undirected. Register online at www.loyolahouse.com or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or by calling 519-824-1250 ext 266.

CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD FORMATION COURSE, LEVEL 1 PART 2

Vancouver, ON. St. Patrick's School. A Christian formation experience for adults working with the 3-6 year old child in a parish or school setting. Based on Montessori education principles, acclaimed for its sound theology and attention to the developmental capacities of children. Offered by The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Association of Canada. Go to www.cgsac.ca to download the registration brochure or to view other courses offered.

CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD FORMATION COURSE, LEVEL 1 PART 2

Vancouver, ON. St. Patrick's School. A Christian formation experience for adults working with the 3-6 year old child in a parish or school setting. Based on Montessori education principles, acclaimed for its sound theology and attention to the developmental capacities of children. Offered by The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Association of Canada. Go to www.cgsac.ca to download the registration brochure or to view other courses offered.

Rosary Confraternity

Cap-de-la-Madeleine, QC. Fr. Pierre-Olivier Tremblay, OMI, rector of Canada's national Marian shrine of Our Lady of the Cape invites you to enrol in the Confraternity of the Most Holy Rosary established in 1694. Please visit www.CatholicInCanada.com to enrol or phone Dennis & Angelina Girard at 888-501-1083. Enrolment is free.

Duc in Altum! Put out into the Deep!

Duc in Altum, a ministry of the Salesian Sisters of St. John Bosco, is a year`s journey for young adults with eight group encounters and a personalized one-on-one accompaniment. It offers a supportive group, prayerful environment, formative activities and presentations that focus on discerning any vocation in life. For more info and dates for four possible sites (Toronto, Ottawa, Kingston and Montreal), please contact www.ducinaltum.ca or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Loretto Maryholme Spirituality Centre

Roches Point, ON. A sacred space of peace and beauty on the east side of Lake Simcoe where individuals and groups are encouraged to explore and restore the energies for their personal and communal transformation. We offer our facilities and programs for community building, days of reflection, ecological awareness, faith development and retreats (directed, guided or private). A ministry of the Loretto Sisters of Canada. Info: www.lorettomaryholme.ca; Phone: (905) 476-4013;  Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

LOYOLA HOUSE - IGNATIUS JESUIT CENTRE

Guelph, ON. Loyola House – Ignatius Jesuit Centre. A directed retreat provides you with individual direction in an environment of silence and prayer, facilitating a deepening of your relationship with God. Cost: 8-Day: $792; 5-Day: $495. Register online at www.loyolahouse.com or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 519-824-1250 ext 266.

The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Association of Canada

Advances Christian religion by educating children and adults in the Orthodox, Lutheran, Anglican and Catholic traditions. Inspired by the principles of Montessori education, it provides an opportunity for children 3-12 years to fall in love with Jesus, the Good Shepherd, in a child-friendly space called “the atrium.” The association provides training courses, mentoring and workshop opportunities for adult catechists and catechetical formation trainers. For locations of atria and a course calendar, go to www.cgsac.ca.

HEALING AFTER ABORTION

Queensborough, ON. Project Rachel at St. Mary of Egypt Refuge helps women and men who are still hurting as a result of a past abortion experience to find healing, forgiveness and reconciliation. Project Rachel offers accompaniment, counselling, personal presence and support, and other services at any time they are needed by women or men. Retreats are offered at least twice yearly, generally in May and October. These provide a beautiful and secluded setting, personal and shared reflection, a compassionate, non-judgemental leadership team, and accompaniment through the steps of healing. Contact (in confidence) for more info: (416) 629-8264 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The two retreat dates for 2019 are May 31-June 2 and November 1-3.

MONTHLY DAY OF PRAYER

Hamilton, ON. Sisters of Social Service, 1694 Upper James St at St Catherine of Siena Parish (Corpus Christi Site). Monthly day of prayer on second Friday of each month from September through May, 9 am to 3 pm. Please bring bag lunch. Sponsored by Sisters of Social Service. To register, call 905-388-3966 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..