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Sitting with Christ's Message

October 13-15, 2017
An Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat for Men

Retreat Title: Sitting with Christ's Message

Jesus called many to follow Him. Those who did, He taught and sent out. By reflection on various Scripture passages, we will what consider what Jesus’ call is today and how it applies to us in our daily lives.

This weekend retreat can be bundled with an extra Day of Quiet. You may choose to come a day early and check in on Thursday night to spend a night and day of silence with Mass and guided prayer, the Weekend Retreat will begin Friday even at the usual time.

Groups Attending: Individuals, Frank Condon Group, Mazzuchelli's Men

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.