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Advent Retreat with Fr. David Meconi, S.J.

Advent Retreat with Fr. David Meconi, S.J.

Thirty students attended an overnight retreat at beautiful Camp Geneva with famous retreat master and Hope alum, Fr. David Meconi, S.J.  The retreat began with dinner on Friday, December 4, and went until noon on Saturday, December 5. There were inspirational talks, worship music with Joshua Banner, time for prayer, confession, resting in God, and […]

“Mary is a Christian Thing”: Director Jared Ortiz Speaks on Mary to Protestant Students

“Mary is a Christian Thing”: Director Jared Ortiz Speaks on Mary to Protestant Students

On December 15, Dr. Jared Ortiz spoke to 800 students at Holland Christian High School about the meaning of Mary and how she can help us prepare to receive Christ at Christmas. Watch the video.

Advent Retreat: Preparing for Christ

Advent Retreat: Preparing for Christ

Advent is a time to prepare ourselves for the coming of Christ. On Saturday, December 6, the Saint Benedict Forum hosted a retreat to help all of us get ready for Christmas. Students and parishioners enjoyed an abundant breakfast spread before listening to a beautiful talk by Dr. Jack Mulder on the meaning of waiting, […]