2020 Online Webinar & Fundraiser

This event is currently closed but we welcome you to visit the four Jesuit retreat houses on the East Coast to learn more about future events and ways that you can help support them.


Fr. Jim Martin on Ignatian Contemplation: Needed Now More Than Ever


What are the timeless truths of Ignatian spirituality and how can a nearly 500-year-old method for honest discernment help us in today’s turbulent times? If you are wondering how to seek truth among the chaos, what you can do now, or who you are called to be, join Fr. Jim Martin, SJ, and Spiritual Director Boreta Singleton for a live, interactive discussion about the Ignatian way of making decisions and the surprising closeness to God it brings --needed now more than ever.

Sunday, Aug. 2 at 4 p.m. EDT
$100 per person

The Rev. James Martin, SJ, is a Jesuit priest, editor-at-large at the Jesuit magazine America, and author of numerous books including My Life with the Saints and The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything. He is a frequent commentator in the national and international media, having appeared in such diverse outlets as The Colbert Report, The Wall Street Journal, History Channel, BBC, and Vatican Radio. Before entering the Jesuits in 1988 he graduated from the Wharton School of Business.

Boreta Singleton, a native of Philadelphia, is a lifelong African American Catholic who spent 35 years in Catholic education and administration and presently is the Director of Faculty Formation at St. Peter's Prep High School in Jersey City, NJ. She has served as guest director at the Jesuit Center for Spiritual Growth and is a trained supervisor for spiritual directors who offers monthly spiritual direction and the 19th Annotation (“Retreats in Everyday Life”).

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