Intro to the Spiritual Exercise: The Third and Fourth Week

Published Oct 15, 2019 in Spirituality ~ Approx 2min

The Third and Fourth Weeks of the Spiritual Exercises has us reflect on the great pain of the death of Jesus and the joy in his resurrection. The common thread is that both of these events express the great love of God. This week Br. Mark Mackey, SJ, takes us through the end of the […]

Intro to the Spiritual Exercises: The Second Week

Published Oct 8, 2019 in Spirituality ~ Approx 2min

The Second Week of the Spiritual Exercises is all about getting to know Jesus. Br. Mark Mackey, SJ, guides us through how we get to know Jesus as a role model and a friend in this week’s episode of the Intro to the Spiritual Exercises. Who’s somebody that you would follow? Ariana Grande? Cristiano Ronaldo? […]

Intro to the Spiritual Exercises: The First Week

Published Oct 1, 2019 in Spirituality ~ Approx 2min

The First Week of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius can be intense. We are reminded that we are sinners…but this is to remind us of the great love and mercy of God. Join Br. Mark Mackey, SJ, as we continue to explore the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. It can be tempting to put […]

The First Principle and Foundation

Published Sep 24, 2019 in Spirituality ~ Approx 1 min

St. Ignatius knew that we have to build ourselves on a firm foundation. This week Br. Mark Mackey, SJ, helps us to understand St. Ignatius’ First Principle and Foundation. You know, a lot of us learn from a relatively young age the importance of building on a solid foundation. Hi, I’m Brother Mark Mackey, and […]

Intro to the Spiritual Exercises: Freedom

Published Sep 17, 2019 in Spirituality ~ Approx 1min

What does is it mean to truly be free? Br. Mark Mackey, SJ, continues to lead us through an introduction to the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola, in which Ignatius calls for us to shed from ourselves the things that hold us down. What’s keeping you from peace and joy in your life? […]

Quick Look at the Spiritual Exercises: Introduction

Published Sep 10, 2019 in Spirituality ~ Approx 1 min

It’s good to exercise the bodies, but what about the soul? We’ve got just the thing for you: the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. Join us in the next several weeks as we give a quick overview of this great gift of Ignatius of Loyola.