Tomorrow morning I'm flying to St. Louis for the annual convention of the Apostleship of Prayer -- the international Jesuit apostolate aimed at assisting the spiritual lives of Christians, and promoting the pope's intentions. The conference is the staging ground of a
If you or anyone you know happens to live in or near the following cities, do send them the link, and encourage them to attend a Hearts on Fire weekend retreat. They will experience the heart and head of Ignatian spirituality -- it may just change their lives!
San Antonio, TX
Corpus Christi, TX
New Orleans, LA
I'll be blogging from the road, time allowing, with photos.
Also, you might want to check out Fr. James Kubicki's new book, A Heart on Fire. It's the best contemporary treatment of the Sacred Heart for our day, makes for great spiritual reading, and is accessible to all (literate) ages.
(N.B. not to be confused with Charles Chaput's new book of the same title, released at the same time -- oh the humanity!)
Free audio talks are available here. Recommended are the Theology of the Body meets Sacred Heart Retreat talks. Just right click on the links to download.