Praying through the Spiritual Exercises

January 13 - 15, 2023

Experience the graces of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola as you reflect on the life of Christ. Grower deeper in your faith as you contemplate the Gospel story and your own experiences of the risen Christ through your family, friends, and community.


Arrupe Retreat House
Sponsor Group
The Saints
Dates & Times
Friday, January 13, 2023 @ 5:45 PM
Sunday, January 15, 2023 @ 1:00 PM
Retreat fee includes private room and all meals during your stay.

Fr. David Watson, SJ

Retreat Director

A native of the Cleveland area, Fr. David Watson, SJ, entered the Jesuits in 1980 and was ordained in 1992. He has worked at Jesuit high schools in Cleveland and Toledo. Fr. Watson has studied Classical Languages and has Master’s degrees in Latin and Theology. As part of his training, he spent 5 months in India and Nepal where he taught Jesuit novices and those in training the history of the Jesuits. He has served as an assistant pastor at parishes in Cleveland, Detroit, and Toledo. In Detroit he was pastor of Gesù Parish for four years. In addition, he has worked in Campus Ministry at the University of Detroit Mercy and was the Assistant Superior at Colombiére, the health care and retirement center for Jesuits. He is currently the Director of Adult Ministry at the Jesuit Spiritual Center at Milford.