Ignatian Spirituality Materials & SEEL Tri-Cities Program Info

Amazing Turnout for September SEEL Meeting 2016

Pope Francis explained the benefits of praying the Spiritual Exercises this way: “Those who pray the Exercises in an authentic way experience the attraction and the appeal of God, and return renewed, transformed in ordinary life, in ministry, in daily relationships, bringing with them the fragrance of Christ.” Pope Francis also added that men and women need to meet with God, so their relationship with Him is not just “hear-say.” This is the focus and intent of the Spiritual Exercises…

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SEEL Program begins 30th Season in September

The Spiritual Exercises in Everyday Life will begin its 30th season, starting September 10, 2016. This powerful program allows participants to practice various forms of prayer under the guidance of spiritual director. It teaches the rules for discernment and gives participants the opportunity to practice discernment with help of their director. It is especially helpful for a person discerning any larger life question. Participants grow closer to Christ, God the Father and Holy Spirit through daily prayer. Meetings will be…

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4th Degree K of C Dinner Auction Fundraiser

The 4th Degree Knights of Columbus Assembly 1174 (Richland WA) is hosting a dinner auction on May 6, 2017, which will fund the Knights of Columbus Chaplain Scholarship fund as well as purchase chalices and flags for distribution by the 4th Degree Assembly 1174. With assistance from every 4th Degree member, the job will be easy. So check out the list of committees below, and sign up to assist or chair one. Spouses of 4th Degree members are also welcome…

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30 Year Celebration – Re-Igniting the Spirit

You’re invited to join us for our 30th year celebration, October 9, 2016, from 1-3 PM. Multipurpose Room; Christ the King Church, RIchland. It’s hard to imagine, but the Spiritual Exercises in Everyday Life (SEEL) Tri-Cities has been providing the 19th annotation of the Spiritual Exercises in our area for thirty years! A SHORT HISTORY In 1986, Sister Dee Marie Reeder returned from training with the Jesuits, excited about spreading the Exercises in our community. She called twelve people to…

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Thanks for a great year

I used to say I was attending my “last” Spiritual Exercises meeting, but it was never true. My kids still kid me about that. Because when the program ends, it might be the last meeting for that particular group, but it’s never the end for the organizers, or for those who direct. The Exercises are like life – a continuum that calls us to prayer and leads us deeper, closer to Christ. And now, between sessions, we can get ready…

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Happy Easter

During Easter Season, people making the Exercises of St. Ignatius are reflecting on, and learning how to love like God. They consider how limitless are the blessings given to us through God’s love. Each person is also challenged to hold nothing back from God. Ignatius gave us this prayer: “Take, Lord, my liberty, my memory, my understanding, my entire will – all that I have and call my own. You have given it all to me. To you, Lord, I…

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Welcome to Spiritual Exercises

Welcome to the Spiritual Exercises site. Here you’ll find great information and materials for the Spiritual Exercises – 19th annotation. Taking the Exercises to the World – a manual for conducting group meetings for the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola. Discerning God’s Call – a manual for discerning the call to become a spiritual director with the Exercises Group Supervision Handbook – method and practice Preparation Days Retreat – three booklet set including: Director Guide Retreatant Workbook Faith Autobiography…

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