Spiritual Development


Faith Resources

Daily Bible Readings –  https://bible.usccb.org

Saint of the Day – https://www.franciscanmedia.org/saint-of-the-day

Cardinal Seán O’Malley’s Blog – http://cardinalseansblog.org/

Reflections from the US Conference of Catholic Bishops – https://bible.usccb.org/podcasts/video

Daily Mass on Catholic TV – http://www.catholictv.org/masses

LifeTeen for Catholic Youth – https://www.mycatholicfaith.org

Year of St. Joseph | Archdiocese of Boston – https://www.bostoncatholic.org/yearofstjoseph

Year of the Eucharist | Archdiocese of Boston – https://www.bostoncatholic.org/events/14091/1/year-eucharist

My Catholic Faith – https://www.mycatholicfaith.org/

The Word Among Us – https://wau.org/

Prayer & Contemplation 

God in All Things blog and podcasts –  www.godinallthings.com

Pray-As-You-Go daily prayer podcasts – https://pray-as-you-go.org

Where has God been with me today? The Examen Prayer –  The Daily Examen

Sacred Space – contemplative prayer from your computer – https://www.sacredspace.ie/

Sacred Song from the monastery of Taizé, France – https://www.youtube.com/user/taize/video

3-minute Retreats – https://www.loyolapress.com/3-minute-retreats-daily-online-prayer/

Spiritual Exercises – https://www.ignatianspirituality.com/ignatian-prayer/the-spiritual-exercises/

How to Pray the Rosary – https://www.usccb.org/how-to-pray-the-rosary


Retreats & Webinars

3-minute Retreats – https://www.loyolapress.com/3-minute-retreats-daily-online-prayer/

On-line Retreat from Creighton University: Experience God’s Grace in the midst of our busy lives – https://onlineministries.creighton.edu/CollaborativeMinistry/online.html)

Retreats at the Campion Center – https://www.campioncenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Campion-Center-programs-and-events-updated-for-online.pdf

Retreat of the Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius Loyola at Our Lady Help of Christians in Newton or via zoom. For further information and to register, please call Mary Ann 617-686-2287 or email: : maryannmclaughlin2@aol.com.

Upcoming Ignatian Retreat: The Nineteenth Annotation Retreat of the Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius Loyola : An invitation to Meet Christ in Prayer  – a retreat lived in ordinary life. The retreat is available for Catholic adults, in a group setting, over the course of twenty-four weeks. This year the Exercises begin on Wednesday December 1, 2021 and conclude May 4, 2022. The group will meet weekly from 10am to 12:00 noon. We are planning on a hybrid setting with most sessions via Zoom. In person meetings it will be at Our Lady Help of Christians, 573 Washington Street, Newton MA. Mary Ann McLaughlin and Deacon Dan Burns will direct the Spiritual Exercises. For further information and to register, please call Mary Ann 617-686-2287 or email: maryannmclaughlin2@aol.com.

Church & World

Archdiocese of Boston –  https://www.bostoncatholic.org

US Conference of Catholic Bishops – http://usccb.org/

Catholic Television –  http://www.catholictv.org

Catholic Relief Services  – http://crs.org/

St. Vincent de Paul Society, Boston – https://ssvpusa.org/

Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life, Georgetown University – https://catholicsocialthought.georgetown.edu/events


ON A JOURNEY WITH CHRIST TO WELCOME, LOVE & SERVE