Time away and space to pray are core spiritual practices in the life of a mature disciple of Jesus Christ. Jesus invited seekers to "come and see" and to his friends he recognized their weariness and said, "Come away with me. Let us go to a quiet place and rest for a while." (Mark 6: 31) We all know that relationships need time to grow and develop. We need space to listen and learn and freedom to be honest and vulnerable. And our relationship with the Lord, if we want it to deepen and grow, also requires space and freedom.
Montserrat Jesuit Retreat House
Montserrat Jesuit Retreat House is located on Lake Lewisville. Campion Hall is the building the entry road directs you to, located just behind the statue of the Sacred Heart. Parking is available to the left and right of the building. Handicap parking is available to the left and behind the building.
Here is a link to the website: montserratretreat.org
Here is link for a map to Montserrat: map
ISI Courses being held at Montserrat include:
ISI is delighted to offer this unique workshop guided by Fr. Joe Tetlow, S.J. and Carol Atwell Ackels for those who hand on ignatian spirituality through spiritual direction and guiding others through the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. The workshop will be March 21-24, 2019 at Montserrat Jesuit Retreat House. Don't miss this special opportunity. Space is limited. Register today!
The final semester of the current Dallas cohort of ISI Phase III: Spiritual Companioning begins on Saturday, September 12 at 12:30 p.m.
Registration deadline extended to Wednesday, September 16. Experiencing the presence of God is the foundation of Christian faith. Disciples know the Risen Lord. They have seen him. They have heard him. He has touched them. Their Lord is not a concept; not a doctrine; but rather a living being with whom they have bonds of affection, commitment and friendship. The spiritual encounter happens ...
What is the Practicum?
This practicum is a four day workshop providing instruction and formation for planning and giving preached retreats, days of reflection, parish missions, or talks on ignatian spirituality to faith organizations. The practicum will offer instruction and one-to-one mentoring regarding:
ISI is forming a group to make the Finding Christ in the World retreat at Montserrat beginning Tuesday, September 9. This retreat begins in your yearning to know and love God better, to know more clearly where you are, and have a real love of Jesus Christ. Many people have a sense that they want something different in their faith. They are not sure what this means but they know they have a desire for a clearer, perhaps deeper, relationship with God the Lord. You may recognize these feelings and yearnings.