Is That You God? Ignatian Discernment for Our Day on Zoom
January 6, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
One event on January 6, 2021 at 7:00 pm
One event on January 13, 2021 at 9:00 am
One event on January 13, 2021 at 7:00 pm
One event on January 20, 2021 at 9:00 am
One event on January 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm
One event on January 27, 2021 at 9:00 am
One event on January 27, 2021 at 7:00 pm
One event on February 3, 2021 at 9:00 am
One event on February 3, 2021 at 7:00 pm
Living an Empowered Life in the Spirit
Do you desire to:
- Better recognize God’s loving presence in your daily life?
- Learn a ‘language of our souls’ with the gift of discernment?
- Engage in making more Spirit-led decisions?
- Find more purpose and meaning in life?
Session #1: January 6: either 9:00-10:15 am or 7:00-8:15 pm
Topic: What is the gift of Discernment? Why the gift of `Discernment’ is so important for us? Learn a ‘language of our souls” with the gift of discernment.
Session #2: January 13: either 9:00-10:15 am or 7:00-8:15 pm
Topic: How the Holy Spirit helps us; The Basic Fundamentals of Ignatian Discernment.
Session #3: January 20: either 9:00-10:15 am or 7:00-8:15 pm
Topic: Applications in Scripture and personal story for Discernment.
Session #4: January 27: either 9:00-10:15 am or 7:00-8:15 pm
Topic: The Making of Spirit-led decisions.
Session #5: February 3rd: either 9:00-10:15 am or 7:00-8:15 pm.
Topic: Daily Prayer Practices to increase our awareness of God’s loving presence in our lives; the experience of spiritual direction. Our Lady of Calvary Retreat House offers spiritual direction and retreats.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER: VIRGINIA A. BLASS, D.MIN.
Virginia A. Blass, D.Min., M.A., M.Ed. is an experienced and certified Spiritual Director, preacher, retreat master, and author. Virginia has been engaged in ministry for over twenty-five years and offers spiritual direction, guided retreats, parish missions, parish programs, and consultation. She was also a Special Education teacher for many years. An important part of the past twenty years included caregiving and accompaniment for her parents and her sister, Joan.
Virginia has engaged in ministry in collaboration with both the Passionists and Jesuits of the Tri-Province for many years. She was Director of Spiritual Formative Ministries at Immaculate Conception Parish in Jamaica, NY. She has been on team in Retreat Centers in Calvary Monastery in Shrewsbury, Ma; Eastern Point Retreat Center in Gloucester, Ma; Campion Center in Weston, Ma; and Bishop Molloy Retreat Center in Jamaica, NY. She has also offered several retreats for the Sisters of St. Joseph of Brentwood, New York.
Virginia has also developed several resources in areas of parish social outreach, retreats, and Ignatian Spirituality.
She is presently a member of the Passionist Preacher’s Mission Team and has offered parish missions with several Passionists over the years. Many may know of her Uncle, Fr. Vincent Youngberg, C.P. Virginia was very delighted to have preached a parish mission in Florida with Fr. Vincent.
Register for this program using the form below. You will receive an email confirmation of your registration and a second email containing an attachment with the Zoom link. You can sign up for each session individually or register for the whole series. Please note that the evening sessions are a repeat of the morning sessions.
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