Special Weekend Scripture Retreat
Presented by Fr. Don Senior, C.P.
February 1 – 3, 2019
Fr. Senior, a Passionist priest, is the former President of Catholic Theological Union in Chicago where he is also Prefessor of New Testament Studies. His degrees in sacred scripture are from the University of Louvain, Belgium.
Familiarity with the history and landscape of the Middle East has prompted a strong interest in the historical Jesus and the social and historical context of the New Testament.
A member of the Pontifical Biblical Commission he is general editor of the Catholic Study Bible and author of the four-volume The Passion of Jesus in the Gospel of Mark, Matthew, Luke, and John as well as other books and numerous articles.
For more than 30 years he has led tours throughout the Middle East sharing his knowledge of scripture and love for the land and the people.
His scholarship is at the service of the whole church. Retreatants can expect insightful and spiritual conferences that will surely deepen the place of scripture in their daily lives.
Schedule will include conferences, prayer services, Sacrament of Reconciliation, Mass and other events as well as delicious meals. Sunday morning brunch, followed by Mass will conclude the retreat weekend. Members of the Retreat Team will be assisting with some weekend events.
Arrival Schedule (Friday evening)
Introduction to Retreat and Conference Talk