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The Spiritual Exercises: Familiar Themes, New Images

An Ignatian, Silent Weekend Retreat for Men

Retreat Date: September 7-9, 2018
Groups Attending: Individuals, Matt Carpenter Group, St. Monica (Carpentersville)

This retreat is currently at capacity or registration is closed. Please call the office at 847.381.1261 with questions.


Join Fr. Mark Andrews for a deeper look at the Spiritual Exercises and their significance for us today. This retreat will focus on some of St. Ignatius' important meditations, retold for contemporary listeners.

Retreat Master

Fr. Mark Andrews, SJ

A native of Chicago’s south side, Fr. Andrews is a graduate of Marist High School and DePaul University. After working in the business world for seven years, he entered the Society of Jesus in 1981 and was ordained to the priesthood in 1992. He taught Religious Studies at Loyola Academy in Wilmette, IL and was a prison chaplain in San Francisco, CA. He served for five years as the Novice Director for his province, guiding new Jesuit recruits in their first two years of formation. Following several years on the ministry staff at Bellarmine, Fr. Andrews went to Loyola University Chicago, where he supports Spiritual Ministries on campus.