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Christ the King: Living for Jesus in a Distracted World

An Ignatian, Semi-Silent Overnight Retreat for Adults Under 40

Retreat Dates: November 20-21, 2021
Groups Attending: Individuals

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


As we celebrate the feast of Christ the King, Michael Pederson, S.J. and Matthew Zurcher, S.J. will prayerfully explore the joy of focusing on and following Jesus in a distracted world. The young adult retreatants will be invited to rejuvenating silence in which to ask: Who is Christ calling me to be?

This retreat starts with check-in between 9 am - 10 am on Saturday and ends after lunch on Sunday. 

Program Cost

The total for the overnight retreat will be a $50 deposit plus donation.  

The actual cost of this retreat is well over $200.  

Please prayerfully consider what additional donation you can make beyond the deposit at the end of the retreat.

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Retreat Masters

Michael Pederson, SJ

Michael Pederson, SJ is currently studying social philosophy and environmental science & sustainability at Loyola University Chicago.  He is a former landscape laborer, high-school biology and psychology teacher, soccer coach, and 5th grade teacher.

Matthew Zurcher, SJ

Matthew Zurcher, SJ is studying social philosophy at Loyola University Chicago.  He is a former halfway-house supervisor, high-school English teacher, choral conductor, and prison chaplain.