Spiritual Direction

DETAILS

Date: Coordinate with spiritual director

Time: Coordinate with spiritual director

Summary:
Spiritual direction provides an opportunity to nurture one’s relationship with God through individual guidance. Spiritual direction is a privileged time and place to reflect with another individual about one’s relationship with God. The focus of spiritual direction is one’s life with God as it is lived out in daily experiences.

Spiritual Directors:

Sister Susan Chase, SCL – Marillac Staff (schase@scls.org)
Sister Susan, retreat coordinator of Marillac Center, completed the Souljourners program in spiritual direction in 2010 with additional study of discernment and the Spiritual Exercises through the Ignatian Spirituality Center of Kansas City and the Art of Retreat Direction at Mercy Center, Burlingame, California. She previously taught biological sciences for 30 plus years at the University of Saint Mary with a special interest in the integration of faith with scientific understanding.

 


Sister Kathleen Wood, SCL — Marillac Staff (kwood@scls.org)
Sister Kathleen, a member of the Marillac Center team, and retired from teaching theology and ministry at the University of Saint Mary, brings a wealth of understanding and appreciation of Scripture and the spiritual life to share in spiritual direction. She holds a master’s degree in theology with a concentration in Scripture from Boston College and a certificate in religious formation from Saint Louis University.

 


Sister Karen Guth, SCL (kguth@scls.org)
Sister Karen is available for spiritual direction and can be reached at 913-250-6500. Sister Karen is actively involved in spiritual direction and retreat ministry and has facilitated workshops with women’s groups. Sister Karen has a master’s degree in theology with an emphasis in spirituality. She completed the Vincentian Spiritual Directors Program in Denver in 1998. She previously taught in Catholic schools; coordinated Making Choices, a program that trained women volunteers to mentor incarcerated women; and served as a team member at Marillac Center.

 

Sister Mary Pat Johnson

Sister Mary Pat Johnson, SCL (m.p.j.scl@gmail.com)
Sister Mary Pat is available for spiritual direction and can be reached at 816-806-7889 or m.p.j.scl@gmail.com. Sister Mary Pat has many years’ experience as a spiritual director. She holds a master’s degree in Christian spirituality with certification in spiritual direction from Creighton University, Omaha. Sister Mary Pat serves on the staff of the Souljourners’ certification program for spiritual directors in Atchison, Kansas.

Fees:

  • Suggested offering of $40 per session or what you are able to contribute.

Register by phone or email: Contact Sister Susan Chase at schase@scls.org or 913-680-2342

FOR MORE INFORMATION: CALL 913-758-6552 EMAIL retreats@scls.org

Location:
Marillac Center
4200 S. 4th Street
Leavenworth, KS 66048

Our team offers spiritual direction in Marillac Center and in other locations on the campus of the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth Mother House.

Marillac Center

4200 South 4th Street
Leavenworth, KS 66048-5054

Marillac Center

4200 S 4th St, Leavenworth, KS 66048, USA

Marillac Center

4200 South 4th Street
Leavenworth, Kansas 66048

Phone: 913-758-6552

Email: retreats@scls.org

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