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What’s Next? Discerning your Decisions in the Ignatian Tradition

October 3-5, 2017
An Ignatian, Silent Midweek Retreat for Women

Retreat Title: What’s Next? Discerning your Decisions in the Ignatian Tradition

Join Fr. Sparough for a Tuesday through Thursday midweek retreat for women.  Arrive between 4:00-6:00 pm on Tuesday and depart after lunch on Thursday, at 1:00 pm. The Spiritual Exercises help us move toward a deeper interior freedom to better navigate the twists and turns of life.  Fr. Michael helps us better understand St. Ignatius’ methodology for decision making and how it can be applied to the big and small decisions we face.

Groups Attending: Individuals, Hallie B's Retreat Group, Divine Mercy, Meet Me in the Silence, Nancy Herr Group

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.