Calendar

Date/Time Event
Sunday, June 25 - Friday, June 30 12:00 am Called to be Co-Creators with God

“Called to be Co-Creators with God” is a five-day retreat facilitated by Tim Shepard, SJ. Download the flyer here.

Tuesday, July 18 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Sowing Seeds of Empathy

In “Sowing Seeds of Empathy,” lawyers from the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC) and Dr. Felipe Lopez-Sustaita (executive director of the Hispanic/ Latino Commission of Michigan) will share  the most current information on immigration policy, how it’s impacting immigrant families and communities in Michigan and how we can support and advocate on behalf of our immigrant neighbors in Monroe County and elsewhere. There will be time for Q&A and conversation. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided. Download the flyer here.

Monday, August 28 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer is held the fourth Monday of the month. In August, it will be held in the Parlor in the corridor adjacent to the Motherhouse foyer.

Sunday, September 17 - Thursday, September 21 12:00 am Cosmos and Christos

Cosmos and Christos, a five-day retreat, will be facilitated by Mary Ellen Sheehan, IHM.

Monday, September 25 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer is held the fourth Monday of the month in the St. Joseph transept of the Motherhouse Chapel.

Sunday, October 15 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Teresa of Avila on Prayer as the Heart of Discipleship

The inaugural event of the Margaret Brennan, IHM, Annual Lecture Series, the event will feature presentations by Gillian T.W. Ahlgren, PhD, on “Unfolding Teresa of Avila’s Understanding of Prayer” and “Infusing Prayer in Critical Issues of our Time.” Panel and audience responses will be included.

Margaret Brennan, IHM, was one of the first female theologians in the country. She served as professor, president of the IHM Sisters and president of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious. She died in 2016.

Dr. Ahlgren, a professor of theology at Xavier University and author, is particularly known for her pathfinding work on Theresa of Avila and the Spanish mystical tradition.

The cost is $50 and includes a boxed lunch. Click here for safe, secure online registration.

Monday, October 23 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer is held the fourth Monday of the month in the St. Joseph transept of the Motherhouse Chapel.

Monday, November 27 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer is held the fourth Monday of the month in the St. Joseph transept of the Motherhouse Chapel.