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Sitting with Christ's Message

October 12-13, 2017
A Day of Quiet for Men

Retreat Title: Sitting with Christ's Message

Come spend a day in silence at Bellarmine. Come for just the day or come a day early for the weekend retreat and experience a deeper awareness of God's presence.

Check-in for the Day of Quiet is between 4:00 and 5:00 pm on Thursday, October 12.

The cost for this retreat is $100. If you come for the Day of Quiet and stay for the Weekend Retreat, the total suggested contribution for both is $360.

Program Cost: $100.00

Please call the office at 847-381-1261 to register for this retreat.

Retreat Master:


Fr. David Shields, SJ

Fr. Shields entered the Society of Jesus in 1961.  After finishing his theological studies in Toronto, he was ordained a priest in 1973.  He served on the Pine Ridge Reservation among the Oglala Lakota (Sioux) from 1974 to 1989.  From 1990 to 1995, he was Assistant Director of the Family Life Office for the Diocese of Rapid City, SD.  In 1996, he began ministry among Milwaukee’s Latino population, where he currently serves as Executive Director of Casa Romero Renewal Center, an urban bilingual spirituality center.