Location: Ateneo de Manila University
invites people who cannot take days off from home or work but interested to
experience the Spiritual Exercises. St. Ignatius adapted the Exercises for
people to make a retreat in the midst of their daily life. RDL retreatants
commit themselves to a daily prayer period and regularly meet with a Spiritual
RDL for Beginners (18th Annotation)
The Retreat in Daily Life for Beginners is an adaptation of the Spiritual Exercises and most suitable for those who are starting in their spiritual journey and with the desire to deepen their prayer life. The RDL for Beginners will run for fourteen (14) weeks.
Spiritual Exercises in Daily Life (19th Annotation)
The Spiritual Exercises in Daily Life is for those who experience a compelling desire to know, love, and to pattern their life after Christ. The SpEx in Daily Life run for 35 weeks.
Who May Apply for a Retreat in Daily Life
Requests for scholarships may be considered by the Executive Director.
Applicants for scholarship must submit a letter of request addressed to:
Fr Silvino L Borres Jr, SJ
Executive Director, CIS Phil.
N.B. For those who plan to earn credits for the MA degree course in Spirituality and Retreat Directing, the retreat in daily life fulfills the prerequisite for the course Theo 282.2 Fundamentals of Directed Retreat Giving conducted by CIS in partnership with Loyola School of Theology.