Spiritual Exercises

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Commitment

The commitment to the Spiritual Exercises Retreat in Daily Life consists of the following:

  • A 1-day Orientation Retreat the Saturday after Labor Day,
  • Daily prayer of about 45 minutes to one hour with specific prayer material,
  • 15-20 minutes of journaling each day,
  • 10-15 minutes each night for the Examen prayer (a prayerful review of the day),
  • 1 hour of weekly, individual retreatant direction,
  • 2 hours every 1 to 1-1/2 months for a group faith sharing conference gathering with all the retreatants,
  • A half-day Ending Retreat, usually in June.

2019-2020 Schedule

August 19, 2019: Application Deadline for the 2019-2020 Retreat

August 26, 2019: Spiritual Direction Sessions Begin

September 7, 2019: Orientation Retreat (10 am - 3 pm)

October 12, 2019: Faith Sharing Conference 1 (10 am - 12 noon)

November 23, 2019: Faith Sharing Conference 2 (10 am -12 noon)

January 4, 2020: Faith Sharing Conference 3 (10 am - 12 noon)

February 8, 2020: Faith Sharing Conference 4 (10 am - 12 noon)

March 28, 2020: Faith Sharing Conference 5 (10 am - 12 noon)

April 25, 2020: Faith Sharing Conference 6 (10 am - 12 noon)

June 13, 2020: Ending Retreat (9 am - 12 noon)

2019-2010 Retreat Fees

We ask that you prayerfully consider your financial situation and discern how much you would like to offer for your retreat. 


Information to assist with your discernment:

  • The cost to provide the retreat is approximately $2500.
  • The retreat fee covers all direction sessions for the 10 months, all materials (handouts and prayer materials), all group gatherings, lunch for the Orientation Retreat and snacks for group sessions.
  • Your total financial retreat offering may be paid in equal monthly installments by check or credit card.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Dr. Tammy Ichinotsubo-Ezzi at drtammyiezzi@hrt-center.com or (310) 427-9277.




Application

 

Please note that the application deadline for the 2019-2020 retreat year is Monday, August 19, 2019.

Following  receipt of your application, you will be contacted to schedule a discernment interview  to collaboratively reflect on your desire to make the Exercises at this particular time in your life.

2019 Application Form (pdf)

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