The serene and beautiful campus of the University of St. Mary of the Lake, Mundelein Seminary, has been announced as the site for a United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Retreat in early 2019. Scheduled for January 2-8, the Ignatian-style retreat will include prayer and reflection on the important matters facing the Catholic Church.
Pope Francis suggested the retreat when he met with a US Bishops’ delegation at the Vatican on September 13, 2018. He also offered his household preacher, Capuchin Father Raniero Cantalamessa, to direct the retreat.
All give-and-go as seminarians meet to compete
At first glance, the basketball tournament held in the gym at Mundelein Seminary the weekend of J…