Please click the link below to register for a particular weekend. Please Note: Our retreats are designed for individuals who are 18 years of age or older. Please direct any questions to 847-381-1261 or info@jesuitretreat.org.
Captains & Co-Captains: If you do not see your group name listed below a retreat, please contact Rachel Fitzgibbon at 847-381-1261 to confirm the primary weekend that your group will be attending.
Individuals & New Retreatants: You are welcome to register for any retreat that has a link below, even if you are not part of a group that is coming that weekend. To see if there is a group from your Parish or community, please call our office at the number above.

2016-2017 Retreat Season

September 9-11, 2016 – Matt Carpenter Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. Michael Sparough, SJ
Retreat Title: A Retreat with Pope Francis: The Gospel of Joy, Mercy, & Care for Our Common Home

Groups attending: Matt Carpenter Group, Our Lady of the Grove KC – St Mary Buffalo Grove HNS, St. Monica (Carpentersville)


 

September 16-18, 2016 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. Jeff Putthoff, SJ
Retreat Title: Transformation Conversations

A practical retreat with profound implications. Using contemporary art, video and song, Father Jeff introduces the movement of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius, making use of practical prayer exercises to deepen one’s conversations with Jesus through the exercise of Ignatian prayer.

Groups attending: St. Petronille, St. Anastasia HNS (Waukegan)


 

September 23-25, 2016 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. David Shields, SJ
Retreat Title: Who Do People Say I Am?

Groups attending: St. John Neumann (St. Charles), St. Peter’s (Geneva), Red Mooney, St. Priscilla HNS (Chicago), Bernard Kash, St Frances of Rome KC Council


 

October 7-9, 2016 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. John P Foley, SJ
Retreat Title: What Are You Looking For?

Groups attending: St. Norbert’s and Our Lady of the Brook (Northbrook), KC Ryan (Chicago), Holy Family (Inverness), St. Mary of Vernon, St. Anne (Barrington)


 

October 28-30, 2016 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. Doug Leonhardt, SJ
Retreat Title: The Spiritual Exercises:  Who am I?  Where am I going? How do I get there?

Groups attending: Pioneer Group, Frank Condon Group, St. Joseph (Libertyville) Men’s CRHP Group


 

December 2-4, 2016 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. Jeff Putthoff, SJ
Retreat Title: Transformation Conversations

A practical retreat with profound implications. Using contemporary art, video and song, Father Jeff introduces the movement of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius, making use of practical prayer exercises to deepen one’s conversations with Jesus through the exercise of Ignatian prayer.

Groups attending: Harvard KC, Don Goodwillie, Racine-Kenosha


 

January 6-8, 2017 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. Michael Sparough, SJ
Retreat Title: A Retreat with Pope Francis: The Gospel of Joy, Mercy, & Care for Our Common Home

Groups attending: Our Lady of the Wayside Parish, Four Shepherds


 

January 13-15, 2017 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. David Meconi, SJ
Retreat Title: Becoming Christ for the World

Groups attending: St. Mary’s (Lake Forest), Our Lady of the Grove KC – St Mary Buffalo Grove HNS, Deacon Jerry Ryndak – Hampshire, St. Patrick (Chesterton, IN), Sts. Peter and Paul (Cary)


 

January 20-22, 2017 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. Doug Leonhardt, SJ
Retreat Title: The Spiritual Exercises:  Who am I?  Where am I going? How do I get there?

Groups attending: KC St. Charles, Our Lady of Perpetual Help (Glenview), KC Schaumburg


 

February 3-5, 2017 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. Keith Muccino, SJ
Retreat Title: Our Wholeness Comes from God

Groups attending: St. James the Apostle (Glen Ellyn), St. Isaac Jogues (Hinsdale), Walsh Jesuit HS Alumni, St. Ignatius – Cleveland Alumni, Toledo St. John Alumni


 

February 17-19, 2017 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. Paul Mueller, SJ (tentative)
Retreat Title: The Heavens Proclaim the Glory of God

Groups attending: KC St. Catherine (Dundee), Divine Savior (Norridge), St. Norbert’s and Our Lady of the Brook (Northbrook), Naperville MM/PP/R/TH


 

February 24-26, 2017 – an Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. David Meconi, SJ
Retreat Title: Becoming Christ for the World

Groups attending: Catholic Cemeteries, St. Mary Magdalene (Joliet), Our Lady of the Wayside Parish


 

April 7-9, 2017 – Palm Sunday Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat with Fr. Jim Kubicki, SJ
Retreat Title: A Heart-Centered Approach to the Spiritual Exercises

Groups attending: Al John’s Group, KC Commodore Barry, Maria Council – Mary Seat of Wisdom, Deanery II-B, St. John the Apostle (Villa Park), St Frances of Rome KC Council