Seeds of New Hope

September 18-20, 2020

“I came so that they might have life and have it more abundantly.” – Jn. 10:10

Jesus plants seeds of hope that life can be lived vibrantly in a new way in our present moment.  Journey into life of resurrection and newfound hope. Let scripture, prayer, Ignatian wisdom, and reflection become catalysts for envisioning life, restoration and God’s presence in a new way.


Arrupe Retreat House
Sponsor Group
Sorrowful Mother
Dates & Times
Friday, September 18, 2020 @ 5:45 PM
Sunday, September 20, 2020 @ 1:00 PM
Retreat fee includes private room and all meals during your stay.

Paul Macke, SJ

Retreat Director

Fr. Paul Macke, SJ currently is the Jesuit Mission Coordinator at the Jesuit Spiritual Center at Milford. Previously, he served 7 years as Executive Director of Bellarmine Jesuit Retreat House just outside Chicago. He is well-experienced in retreat ministry, having served in pastoral ministry in Alaska for 17 years. Following his years in Alaska, he was appointed Secretary for Pastoral Ministries and Jesuit Life for the Jesuit Conference of the United States in Washington, DC. He holds an MA in counseling and D.Min. in pastoral psychotherapy.

Stephen Poat

Retreat Director

Stephen Poat has been involved in ministry for xx years