Resources for Lent

Lent: Starting on Ash Wednesday, this forty day period is a Christian festival of preparation for Easter observed through reflection on the life and death of Jesus Christ.

Read Fr. Ed Schmidt's Message, "Ashes Mark the Frontier"

Read Ryan Sheehan's Reflection on Living in Uncertain Times

Online Resources


Featured Resources

Cover for "An Ignatian Journal" publication

 Cover for "The Daily Examen for Diversity" publication


Cover for "Life of St. Ignatius Art Cards" publication

Ignatian Journal

This handsome, spiral-bound "undated" planner is perfect for faculty, staff, and students alike. Its pages include quotes, illustrations, and reflections. Use it for your daily schedule or journaling.

The Examen for Diversity

This adaptation of the Daily Examen helps one reflect on their experience with diversity with five points for spiritual thanksgiving, grace, and introspection.



Life of St. Ignatius Art Cards

These seven beautiful cards depict scenes from Ignatius Loyola's life as painted by artist Holly Schapker in her collection ADSUM: Contemporary Paintings on Ignatian Spirituality. Each 4"x6" perforated card includes a description of the scene and reflective quotes and scripture.


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