The Study Circle introduces participants to the nature and dynamics of retreat-giving and spiritual direction in the Ignatian Tradition, both for the individually-directed retreat format and the conference retreat format.
For twelve (12) consecutive Saturdays, Study Circle participants go through lectures/conferences, case studies, real case spiritual direction demonstrations and workshops aimed at providing basic knowledge, skills and dispositions on spiritual direction and retreat-giving.
This course is designed for those
who wish to discern the call to ministries of accompaniment:
a. A description of your spiritual growth or the development of your relationship with God.
b. Your reasons for wanting to train as a spiritual director/retreat giver.
c. Programs or process, if any that you have undergone in the past three years that have fostered self-awareness and self-understanding.
2. Interview by the CIS Program Director. Interview shall be scheduled upon receipt of application form and personal essay. Phone interview for out of town applicants.
3. Completed Module 1A (Prayer Workshop) and/or experienced at least a 5-day individually-directed retreat, or the Retreat in Daily Life - 19th Annotation. For those without these retreat experiences, a 5-day individually-directed retreat may be scheduled before Module 2B.
4. Recommendation from your community leader, superior or institution's head.
Program Payment :Registration Fee to confirm participation : 30%, upon acceptance into the program.
Fr Silvino L Borres Jr, SJPayments may be deposited to:
Executive Director, CIS Phil.
Account Name : Center for Ignatian Spirituality-Philippines, Inc.Please fax Deposit Slip to 426-4250 or send thru email (firstname.lastname@example.org) and indicate your name and purpose of deposit.
Account No. 3081-1105-56
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) Loyola Katipunan Branch