Spiritual Exercises

Ignatian Principle and Foundation

Through October, retreatants are praying with, and developing their own Principle and Foundation. The Principle and Foundation encourages us to think about why we are on earth. And if I’m Christian (and understand the meaning of life), the answer should be, “to praise, reverence, and serve God, our Lord, and by this means, save my soul.” Because we are meant for heaven, the Exercises remind us to consider every created thing in relation to our final end instead of for temporary enjoyment or…

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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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