Father Jim McDermott, S.J. is a magazine and screenwriter living in Los Angeles. A former associate editor and current contributing writer for America Magazine, Jim has written extensively on California, pop culture and spirituality. He writes a weekly newsletter on pop culture and spirituality called Pop Culture Spirit Wow.
Programs and Workshops
We are available to various groups and parishes for a retreat day or weekend, various workshops, groups and classes. Small groups are welcome to come to our Center, or a member of our staff may present or facilitate a workshop or day of prayer at another site.
Call for reservations for retreats or requests for meeting with a spiritual director at 619-224-9444
Interviews for the Spiritual Exercises in daily life are ongoing. See below.
Ignatius learned from his own experience that God not only wants a personal relationship with each person, but also acts in this world to bring about such a personal relationship. The Spiritual Exercises are ways of helping us to become more aware of the reality of our existence as the recipients of God’s communication.
As persons of faith, we become more alert for God. The Exercises sharpen our ability to discern and feel the finger of God. All of this builds upon our desire to become more and more aware of God in relationship with us.
We will be holding a 5-week online Introduction to the Enneagram Course. This will be a perfect place to start if you are new to the Enneagram and want to have a better idea of how the system can be used for your own growth and understanding.
For weeks now while grappling with the uncertainty and physical isolation caused by the pandemic, the Society Heart has sought to respond as one body acting in hope while drawing upon the spirituality of the Society of the Sacred Heart.
Lenten Morning of Prayer with Carolyn Osiek, RSCJ.
Saturday, March 6, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.