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…