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Follow His Lead: A Day of Prayer for Board Members of Jesuit Institutions

October 21, 2017 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
A Day of Reflection for Men & Women

Retreat Title: Follow His Lead: A Day of Prayer for Board Members of Jesuit Institutions

The Midwest Jesuits are grateful for your service and invite you to retreat to the sacred spaces and lovely grounds of Bellarmine. Allow Ignatian spirituality to deepen in you and inform your leadership. We encourage you to arrive on Friday night, Oct 20th  between 5-6 pm for a networking social and dinner, then spend the night resting in the quiet. 

Program Cost: There is no cost for this retreat; free will donations accepted. Se aceptan donaciones. (includes Lunch)

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

Retreat Master:


Fr. J. Michael Sparough, SJ

Fr. Michael Sparough, SJ is a retreat director and spiritual director at the Bellarmine Jesuit Retreat House in Barrington.  He holds an MFA from the Yale School of Drama and a Doctor of Ministry from St Mary of the Lake in Mundelein, IL. He is the founder of Charis, a national Jesuit retreat ministry for young adults in their 20s and 30s, and has trained spiritual directors at Loyola University-Chicago.  

A prolific writer and speaker, Fr. Michael has published books, CDs, and DVDs on prayer, discernment, and the sacraments with Franciscan Media, Paulist Press, Liturgical Training Publications, Loyola Press, and Heart to Heart. He is seen regularly on Shalom World Catholic Television and is heard regularly on Sacred Heart radio in Cincinnati and WSFI Catholic Radio in greater Chicagoland. 

His latest co-authored book is What’s Your Decision?  An Ignatian Approach to Decision Making and is published by Loyola Press.  

Fr. Michael’s weekly video homilies can be seen online at www.HtoH.US.