Category Archives: Spirituality

On “The Way” at Eastern Point*

A Reflection on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola By Sister Donna Fannon, MHSH *The title of this post is inspired by the film, “The Way” which is filmed on the Camino in Spain. Each year thousands of … Continue reading

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You’re Invited…

A Reflection on Lent by Sister Marilyn Dunphy, MHSH Have you recently received an invitation from a friend or relative to attend a get-together?  The invitation may have been to a dinner party, a birthday or anniversary celebration, a wedding, … Continue reading

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The Gift of an Understanding Heart

A Reflection by Sister Natalie DeLuca, MHSH In last Sunday’s second reading—1 Cor. 3:16-23—Paul seems to demand an answer from his listeners: “Do you not know that you are the temple of God and that the Spirit of God dwells … Continue reading

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A Spirituality of the Heart – A Reflection on Ignatian Spirituality at the Feast Day of St. Ignatius

By Sister Clare Walsh, MHSH Why did my heart leap at the chance to make a pilgrimage to Spain to follow in the footsteps of St. Ignatius?  After all, Ignatius is the founder of the Jesuits and I have been … Continue reading

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Getting in Shape—Spiritually

The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius    By Sister Donna Fannon, MHSH Almost like clockwork, ads for Jenny Craig, Weight Watchers, Nautilus, Bowflex and other quick and easy weight-loss and physical improvement programs flood the media after the Christmas holidays.  It … Continue reading

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Simple Steps in Prayer

By Sister Donna Fannon, MHSH Many people are looking for real and practical ways to pray that help them pay attention to God in the midst of their busy lives.  A way that has proven helpful to me is to … Continue reading

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The Digital Generation—Young People and E-Spirituality

By Sister Angela Ann Zukowski, MHSH, Executive Director, Institute for Pastoral Initiatives, and Professor, University of Dayton World Youth Day is being celebrated this week in Madrid, Spain.  There, Pope Benedict XVI is spending four full days with young people … Continue reading

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