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Knowing Christ

An Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat for Men

Retreat Date: March 25-27, 2022
Groups Attending: Individuals, K of C Holy Ghost Council 4977 (St. Theresa, Palatine), St. Ignatius College Prep Parents and Alumni, Assumption Parish (Chicago)

This retreat is currently at capacity or registration is closed. Please call the office at 847.381.1261 with questions.


The retreat will focus on praying with Scripture, our life experience, and the experience of St. Ignatius of Loyola, to deepen our knowledge of Jesus Christ.

Retreat Master

Fr. Christopher Manahan, SJ

Father Chris Manahan entered the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) in 1993 at the age of 37 after a 15-year career as a newspaper reporter and editor in Minnesota and Iowa. After ordination in 2003 he served two years as a parish priest on the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota; spent a year working with Jesuits in the Philippines and northeast India; served eight years on the staff of the Jesuit Novitiate where men discern whether to profess vows; and, for seven years was director of the Jesuit Retreat House on Lake Winnebago at Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Father Manahan currently assists the provincial in caring for Jesuits in the Midwest Province awaiting final vows and for the province‚Äôs senior Jesuits who are 70 and older. He lives in the Taylor Street Jesuit Community in Chicago.