National Catholic Reporter

Updated September 29, 2006

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Homilies -- Missions -- Retreats

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HESYCHIA SCHOOL for Spiritual Directors. Weeks I & II: Sept. 17-22; Sept. 24-29; Weeks III & IV: Oct. 29-Nov. 4; Nov. 5-10, Redemptorist Renewal Center, Tucson, AZ. Focusing on the ancient art of Christian spiritual direction, the four-week certificate program will be taught in the context of contemplative study and spiritual mentoring. It embraces a diversity of faiths. Call: (520) 744-3400. E-mail: Visit:

INTERFAITH INSTITUTE -- “Water: A Blessing in Crisis”, October 27-29, 2006. Wisdom House Retreat Center, Litchfield, CT. (860) 567-3163. Brochure available on-line: E-mail:

Language Studies

INTENSIVE PASTORAL ENGLISH: Adult language instruction includes vocabulary for ministry. Small classes, multicultural setting, outstanding faculty. Offered in three-week blocks year-round. Mexican American Cultural Center, San Antonio, Texas. Accreditation: USCCB/CCA. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site:

Parish Missions

DYNAMIC, CREATIVE PREACHING -- Parish missions, Faculty in-service, retreats for religious. Web site:


BETHANY RETREAT HOUSE, East Chicago, Indiana, offers private and individually-directed silent retreats, including 30 day Ignatian, year-round in a prayerful home setting. Contact Joyce Diltz, PHJC: 219-398-5047. E-mail: Web site:

SAN DIEGO. The Spiritual Ministry Center, The Religious of the Sacred Heart, offers year-round retreats including 30-day retreats and self-directed sabbaticals near the ocean in a comfortable townhouse. Phone: (619) 224-9444. Fax: (619) 224-1082. E-mail: Web site:


WINTER SABBATICAL: January 3 - February 3, 2007. SPRING SABBATICAL: May 8 - June 6, 2007. An ideal environment for spiritual renewal, theological updating and holistic relaxation. For more information contact Robert Cogswell, Center for Spiritual Development, 434 S. Batavia Street, Orange, CA 92868-3907. (714) 744-3175 ext. 4406. E-mail: Web site:

FORMATION CONSULTATION SERVICES -- provides unique, flexible and holistic sabbatical programs within a nurturing small community atmosphere. Programs are tailored specifically to each participant’s needs. Program details are located on our web site: Our web site also offers a helpful selection of articles on formation for free downloading. Phone: (508) 234-6540.

CONTEMPLATIVE STUDY and Retreat Sabbatical. Winter Sabbatical: Oct. 29-Dec. 15, 2006; Spring Sabbatical: March 18-May 4, 2007. Redemptorist Renewal Center, Tucson, AZ. Created for the spiritual renewal of the whole person, this residential program combines periods of silent prayer and rest with daily spiritual teachings. Topics include study of the mystics, desert spirituality, Passio Christi, creating your own mission statement, spirituality through art and freedom to “just be.” Limit 15. Call: (520) 744-3400. E-mail: Visit:

Spanish Studies

STUDY TOP-OF-THE-LINE PASTORAL SPANISH and the real Mexican cultural program, total immersion, one-on-one, customized, year-round, start anytime, go as long as you like tutorials. Special emphasis on pastoral care of Hispanics and on developing fluency in professionally oriented Spanish. Excellent faculty. Direct interaction with the Mexican church and the genuine Mexican culture reality. Contact: CIRIMEX, 205 Hill Ave., Ottumwa, IA 52501. Phone: (641) 682-4264. Fax: (641) 684-4690. Guadalajara, Mexico, phone: 011-52-333-121-4878. Mexican fax: 011-52-333-121-7738. Worldwide e-mail:

INTENSIVE PASTORAL SPANISH: Mexican American Cultural Center, San Antonio, Texas. Adult learning in multicultural faith community. Small classes, outstanding faculty. Offered in three-week blocks year-round. Accreditation: USCCB/CCA. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site:

Spiritual Coaching

WHITEHAWK SPIRIT COACHING, LLC -- Gavin W. Young, Jr., M.A., M.A.P.M., C.T.A.C.; RC Spiritual Life Coach. Web site:


FRANCISCAN SISTER in Haiti seeking other(s) to share life and ministry in mountains near Pestel. Present focus on economic development and health, but all gifts welcome. Living is simple, vigorous, but nature-rich. Call Sr. Marge (734) 282-2396 or Sr. Claudia (419) 824-3604.

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Employment Opportunities


ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR -- Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Augustine, for central office in Jacksonville, FL. Responsible for accreditation procedures and disaster preparedness throughout the diocese. Specific duties include project management, coordination, facilitation, training and documentation. College degree, prior experience in applicable setting and share a commitment to the Catholic social mission. Deadline is 10/06/06. Immediate consideration forward detailed résumé to: Catholic Charities, 134 E. Church Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202. Fax: (904)899-5510, Phone: (904)899-5500. EOE.


DEAN OF RELIGIOUS AND SPIRITUAL LIFE -- Mount Holyoke College seeks a Dean of Religious and Spiritual Life, beginning in July ‘07, to provide leadership to the campus by addressing the spiritual needs of a religiously diverse community. The Dean supports the work of a number of part-time Chaplains and Religious Advisors and helps articulate the humanistic values and ethical concerns of the larger college community. He or she is directly involved in many aspects of student life, counseling students, acting as liaison with other college departments and the Five College religious community, and presiding at official events. The Dean reports directly to the Dean of the College. A key responsibility of the Dean is to promote campus inter-faith dialogue. Knowledge of diverse religious traditions, the desire to honor their diversity, and the ability to find commonalities among them is important. Qualified candidates will have extensive knowledge in their own faith tradition and will have had previous experience working in a diverse community on a college campus. In addition the candidate will have prior experience in administration and demonstrated skills in organizing broad programming that links spirituality and faith to issues of contemporary interest. The position of Dean is half-time with the possibility of combining this position with a half-time chaplaincy position in the candidate’s faith tradition. Mount Holyoke College, the oldest continuing liberal arts college for women in the United States, enrolls approximately 2100 students from diverse racial, religious, economic, and ethnic backgrounds, from forty-eight states and sixty-six countries. Located in the Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts, it is part of a Five College Consortium, including Amherst, Smith, and Hampshire Colleges, and the University of Massachusetts. Religiously unaffiliated, the College seeks to prepare students for life in the global community by promoting respect for and understanding of multiple religious traditions, and by helping students develop and relate their moral and religious traditions to their personal choices and service to society. Applications should be made on-line by going to and should include a cover letter relating the applicant’s education and experience to the work of the Dean of Religious and Spiritual Life and a current résumé. Samples of publications, if any, and three letters of recommendation should be sent to Mount Holyoke College, 1 Skinner Hall, 50 College Street, South Hadley, MA 01075. Nominations may be made at For full consideration, applications should be received by October 9, 2006. Mount Holyoke College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employee committed to multicultural awareness and cultural diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. Men and women of all ethnic, racial, and religious backgrounds are encouraged to apply for this position.


DIRECTOR OF MAJOR GIFTS AND PLANNED GIVING -- Oblates of St. Francis de Sales, Wilmington-Philadelphia Province. The Wilmington-Philadelphia Province of the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales, a community of Roman Catholic priests and brothers with ministries from Pennsylvania to Florida, is seeking a Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving. This position reports directly to the Director of Development, and the successful candidate will have a proven ability to devise strategies and programs to communicate the organization’s mission, vision and values to current and prospective donors to sustain and increase major donor support as well as to continue the Oblate Planned Giving Program. Must be results-oriented with excellent follow-through to move donors to a higher level of commitment. Candidates should possess strong management and planning skills, ability to work independently, demonstrate superior written/oral communication, and strong computer skills. Must be comfortable soliciting cash and deferred gifts in the five-to-seven-figure range. The ability to travel is required. Seven-plus years experience and Bachelor’s degree are required; advanced degree and CFRE preferred. To apply: send cover letter, résumé, salary requirements and three references to: Rev. Angelo Maraldo, OSFS, Director of Development, 1020 West 18th Street, Wilmington, DE 19802. Fax: (302) 658-4627. E-mail:

SPIRITUAL DIRECTOR and Ecospirituality Coordinator: a full-time position at Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center, located on 70 acres of natural beauty and combines care for the Earth and spirituality. Responsibilities include providing programs and retreats, coordinating activities related to ecology and serving as a spiritual director. A minimum of a Master’s degree in a related area, experience as a program presenter and/or retreat director, and formal preparation in spiritual direction desired. Position available January 3, 2007. Review of applications begins November 1. Send cover letter and résumé with three references to Helen Elsbernd, FSPA, Prairiewoods Director, 120 E. Boyson Rd, Hiawatha, IA 52233 or e-mail:


DIOCESE OF ROCKVILLE CENTRE -- Seeking an Editor for The Long Island Catholic newspaper who will provide leadership to a Catholic newspaper in a time of transition and technology change and will bring new vision/ideas along with a commitment to a life lived in harmony with the tenets of the Catholic faith. He/She will: assure the content/format of the newspaper meets the standards of journalistic integrity and the goals of the Diocesan Bishop; select and edit all content and determine the overall layout of the newspaper; write a weekly column and/or supervise a weekly editorial; oversee a staff of approximately 25. Send cover letter, salary requirements and 3 professional references to: Attention: TLIC Search Committee, Office of Human Resources, Diocese of Rockville Centre, PO Box 9023 Rockville Centre, NY 11571-9023. Fax: (516) 678-9566. E-mail:


ARE YOU CONCERNED about the tide of Catholic schools closing across the country? If you are, we are a non-profit national education foundation which is developing a business model to address this problem and help save and grow Catholic elementary schools. We are seeking highly motivated people who would be passionate about helping in this critical mission. We are currently working with over 140 Catholic elementary schools in three separate dioceses in various areas of the U.S. with plans to expand extensively. If you desire to save and grow Catholic elementary schools, are very organized and detail orientated, possess strong communication and management skills, as well as good verbal and writing skills, then we want you to be part of our national consulting team. We are looking for a strong background in many of the following areas: institutional advancement, fundraising, board development, strategic planning and marketing to implement our business and operations program in Catholic elementary schools across the country. A working knowledge of the Catholic Church and its hierarchy is desirable. Please, only qualified and serious applicants need apply. Letters of Interest and/or Résumés should be forwarded to PO Box 506, Lumberton, NJ 08048 or fax: (609) 261-0799.


LOYOLA SPIRITUALITY CENTER -- St. Paul, is seeking a part-time Executive Director with development skills who has experience in fundraising and marketing. Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills and be able to work collaboratively with a professional staff of spiritual directors. Qualifications: BA/MA: 3-5 years experience in spiritual direction, retreat ministry and familiarity with Ignatian spirituality. Cover letter and résumé to: Search Committee, Loyola Spirituality Center, 389 N. Oxford Street, St. Paul, MN 55104. Web site:


CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER -- The Franciscan Friars of St. John the Baptist Province, Cincinnati, Ohio, are seeking a qualified person to assume full time administration of the Community’s finances. Responsibilities include overall supervision of the Provincefinance activities, financial analysis, forecasting, and recommending and implementing fiscal policies that reflect the Franciscan mission and vision of the Province. Responsibilities also include oversight of investments, and offering advice on business, legal and insurance matters. The successful candidate will have an understanding of the Catholic Church and Religious Life. Masters in Business /Finance Administration or related degree and /or CPA required. At least 5 years administrative experience at a senior level in similar organization is required. The Franciscan Friars have approximately 200 members working in 12 different states and several foreign countries. Please send résumé by December 1, 2006, to: Jeffrey Scheeler, OFM, St. Francis Friary, 1615 Vine St. Cincinnati, OH 45202. Phone: (513) 721-4700 x 3210. Fax: (513) 421-9672. E-mail:

ARCHDIOCESAN CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER (CFO) -- The Archdiocese of Milwaukee is seeking an experienced and visionary individual to serve as Chief Financial Officer. The CFO is responsible for the overall financial management of the Archdiocese. We are looking for an individual committed to the Church, highly skilled in financial leadership, with a collaborative based vision for long term fiscal planning and growth. Consideration will be given to individuals with at least 7 years senior level Financial experience; Masters degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or related degree (CPA or similar professional designation preferred); Practicing Catholic. Target hiring date is early 2007. If interested, submit letter of interest, résumé, names of three references and salary requirements by no later than October 20, 2006 to: HR Services Director, Archdiocese of Milwaukee, PO Box 070912, Milwaukee, WI 53207-0912. Or email the requested materials to:


DIRECTOR OF RELIGIOUS FORMATION for the Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Charlotte, NC. The responsibilities include overseeing the religion curriculum and instruction in the schools; providing professional development for all teachers and administrators; ensuring the certification of the religion teachers. The candidate should have the ability to communicate with diverse populations, to organize programs, to formulate and to monitor a budget. Experience: A master’s degree in religious education and at least three years working in a diocese or a Catholic School. Application deadline, Friday, October 6, 2006. Please send résumé to Reverend James F. Hawker 1123 South Church Street, Charlotte, NC 28203-4003. For a copy of the Job Description e-mail:

ST. CHARLES BORROMEO seeks experienced full-time Faith Formation Director for whole community catechesis, religious education, adult formation, and training faith formation volunteers. Must be a practicing Catholic with an MA in Theology, well organized, collaborative, and dynamic with strong leadership skills. Send résumé to Leslie Hutchison, 21505 Augusta Ave., Port Charlotte, FL 33952.


MUSIC AND LITURGY DIRECTOR -- the Parish of St. Columbkille in Papillion, NE seeks a full-time director of music and liturgy. Papillion was recently ranked by Money magazine as the 23rd best place to live in the US. The parish of St. Columbkille is a growing suburban parish of 2,700 families committed to living their faith through apostolic action. The director is an integral member of the parish staff and is responsible for coordinating the planning and execution of all parish liturgies. The applicant must have specialized credentials in liturgy and music. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. A full job description is available upon request. Send résumés to: Fr. Damian Zuerlein, St. Columbkille Church, 200 E. 6th St., Papillion, NE 68046. Phone: (402) 339-3285. E-mail:


PASTORAL CARE ASSOCIATE -- The Department of Pastoral Care, St. Cabrini Nursing Home, is seeking a part-time Pastoral Care Associate to work Saturday and Sunday, 8:30am-2pm or every other weekend, same hours. Experience in healthcare ministry is preferred. This experience would include those who are at present in a CPE program. St. Cabrini Nursing Home is a 304-bed nursing Home sponsored by the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart. Please send or fax résumé to: Fr. Edwin Robinson, OFM, director of Pastoral Care, St. Cabrini Nursing Home, 115 N. Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522. Fax: (914) 693-1731.


MID-WESTERN MICHIGAN PARISH seeks Pastoral Assistant. Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, an urban parish of more than 800 families seeks a Pastoral Minister. The Pastoral Minister works with the pastor in the spiritual and educational formation of the parish. Ideal candidates should possess a college degree with education appropriate to the position, knowledgeable in Catholic Doctrine, a strong background in theology, liturgy. Candidate should have a minimum of three years experience in a parish based ministry. Located in the Diocese of Grand Rapids, Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish is approximately 40 minutes from the shores of Lake Michigan. Applicant information should be received by October 15, 2006. Potential candidates are invited to send résumé and cover letter to Search Committee c/o Father Donn Tufts, IHM Parish, 1935 Plymouth Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506.


PASTORAL ASSOCIATE -- Saint Brigid of Kildare Catholic Church in Midland, MI seeks a Pastoral Associate. PA will minister along with a Pastoral Team to the spiritual life of the 1100-plus household community through planning, presiding, preaching; coordinate the RCIA Process; supervise the Christian Service Commission and ministries; assist families in times of transition (e.g. death, birth, sickness, divorce, etc.). Master’s degree in theology and/or pastoral ministry and three - five years of parish experience preferred. Application deadline is October 31, 2006. Salary and benefits commensurate with degree and experience. Send résumé and cover letter to Saint Brigid of Kildare Catholic Church, PA Search Committee, 207 Ashman Street, Midland, MI 48640.


PRESIDENT -- St. Teresa’s Academy, a Catholic, private, not-for-profit, single-sex, college-prep secondary school sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet for 500-plus female students in Kansas City, Missouri is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of President. Outstanding candidates will demonstrate a minimum of five years of proven professional administrative experience in secondary education and be a practicing Catholic with a clear and deep appreciation for the mission and aspirations of Catholic education. Doctoral degree in a related educational field from an accredited school of higher education preferred. Interested parties are instructed to apply in confidence with a résumé and cover letter via electronic mail, no later than October 31, 2006, to: Dr. Robert Watkins at


HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL -- Due to retirement, Ursuline High School, located in Santa Rosa, in Northern California, seeks a new principal. This private, Catholic, all girls, college prep high school serves 345 students. The principal has primary responsibility for carrying out the school’s mission, maintaining and developing a strong academic program and spiritual community, and will be involved in fundraising, advancement, and strategic planning. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications and skills: Be a practicing Roman Catholic; Possess a valid administrative credential and teaching credential; Display administrative and teaching experience; Possess excellent oral and written communication skills; Have Development and fundraising skills. Competitive salary with full benefits offered. Send résumé, short personal statement, and description of educational philosophy (one page) to: Mr. John Wehde, President, Ursuline High School Board of Trustees, 918 Vista Via Drive, Healdsburg, CA 95448. E-mail:

WALSINGHAM ACADEMY seeks a qualified and experienced educational leader to serve as Principal of the Lower School for the 2006-2007 school year. Walsingham Academy is a progressive, independent Catholic college-preparatory institution, consisting of an Upper and Lower School. The Lower School, a Blue Ribbon School, serving students in grades pre-kindergarten to seven, is well regarded for its faith life and academic distinction. The candidate should possess administrative experience at the elementary level, a master’s degree in educational administration, hold or able to obtain a Virginia license, and be a practicing Catholic. Qualified candidates should complete an application which is available at E-mail or forward a letter of interest, including a résumé to the following address by October 15, 2006: Sister Mary Jeanne Oesterle, President, Walsingham Academy, PO Box 8702 Williamsburg, VA 23187-8702. E-mail:


WESTON JESUIT SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY, Cambridge, MA, seeks to fill two full-time, tenure-track positions in Roman Catholic Systematic Theology. Assistant, Associate and/or Full Professor. Weston Jesuit School of Theology, an international theological center sponsored by the Society of Jesus, announces openings for two tenure-track positions in Systematic Theology at the level of assistant, associate or full professor. The openings are for Fall, 2007. Along with research and publication in areas of interest and specialization, responsibilities include: offering basic courses in Roman Catholic Systematic Theology for M.Div. and M.T.S. students, advanced level seminars for S.T.L. and S.T.D. students, reading courses, thesis direction, theological reflection and academic advisement. Competency and enthusiasm for mentoring students preparing for ordained and lay ministries in a variety of settings throughout the world is essential. Interested applicants should hold a completed doctorate (Ph.D., Th.D., Dr. Theol., S.T.D.) in Systematic Theology. Please send a letter of application, a résumé and three letters of recommendation to: John Baldovin, SJ, Faculty Search Committee - Weston Jesuit School of Theology, 3 Philips Place, Cambridge, MA 02138. The deadline for applications is October 15, 2006. Weston Jesuit encourages applications from Jesuits and other candidates who would enhance the diversity of the faculty and contribute to the international character of the school. The searches will remain open until the position is filled. Salary and benefits are commensurate with background and experience. For more information, please contact Prof. John Baldovin, SJ:

WESTON JESUIT SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY, an international theological center, seeks to make a full-time, tenure-track appointment in Medieval and Reformation Church History for AY 2007-2008. The particular area of specialization is open, but competency in one or more of the following areas is essential: the history of Christian spirituality, Jesuit history and spirituality, global Christianity, and other thematic subjects that bridge periods and disciplines. Background in the Roman Catholic theological tradition is highly desirable. Candidates must be able to teach and mentor at the master’s and doctoral level and have a commitment to the formation of men and women for ecclesial ministries. Earned doctorate required. Weston Jesuit encourages applications from Jesuits and candidates who would enhance the diversity of the faculty and contribute to the international character of the school. Deadline: October 16, 2006. Address applications and inquiries to: Prof. Thomas Kane, Weston Jesuit School of Theology, 3 Phillips Place, Cambridge, MA 02138, or


YOUTH MINISTER: Parish serving a Native American population on 3 reservations is seeking an energetic self-starter, with a theological background and 5 years of experience. Position will oversee and coordinate programs for Middle and High School students, and the Confirmation Program. Good communication skills and ability and desire to work within the Native American culture required. Salary commensurate with education and experience. Send résumé to Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha Parish, 1054 Barona Road, Lakeside CA 92040, or contact Edward Nolan, Pastoral Coordinator, at (619) 443-3412.

THE DIOCESE OF LAFAYETTE-IN-INDIANA is searching for a professional associate for the Pastoral Office for Education and Youth Catechesis. This is a new position being created in the diocese to direct and coordinate the religious education programs in parishes and school from pre-school through grade 12 and advisory to parents who home-school. The person will be responsible to work with catechists and teachers of religion throughout the diocese. Therefore the person will need to have had experience at both a parish and diocesan level. The Diocese of Lafayette-in-Indiana is located in 24 counties of North-central Indiana and has 63 parishes with 100,000 Catholics. An applicant will need to be aware of the following criteria. Please send a résumé by October 15th to: Search Committee, POEYC Associate Position, Dr. Lois A. Meyer, SNDdeN, Diocese of Lafayette-on-Indiana, 2300 S. Ninth Street, Lafayette, IN 47909-2400. Web site:

DIOCESAN YOUTH MINISTER for the Diocese of Fairbanks, Alaska. This position will work primarily in the Fairbanks area, the interior rural road system, and northwest coast in developing youth and young adult ministry programs for individuals from junior high school age to approximately 30, along with serving as a resource throughout the rest of the Diocese. Qualifications include being a practicing Catholic with a bachelor’s degree in theology, religious education, or a related field. A master’s degree is preferred. The successful candidate will have prior experience as a youth minister and demonstrated leadership skills in collaborative settings. The position is open until filled. The Diocese of Fairbanks is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and résumé to Human Resources, Catholic Bishop of Northern Alaska, 1316 Peger Rd., Fairbanks AK 99709 or e-mail to:

COORDINATOR OF LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT -- Catholic Youth Ministry. The Diocese of Wilmington is accepting applications for the position of Coordinator of Leadership Development for Catholic Youth Ministry. The Coordinator of Leadership Development is responsible for providing training for parish/school leaders involved in youth ministry. Serves as liaison for projects, committees, programs and events conducted in parishes, deaneries or diocesan wide opportunities. Master’s Degree in education, theology, human services or related field. Prior experience working with youth, young adults and adults. Proven training and administrator skills. Ability to speak second language fluently preferred (Spanish). Send résumés to Director of Human Resources, Diocese of Wilmington, PO Box 2030, Wilmington, DE 19899-2030 or apply on line at click on Employment Opportunity - Diocese of Wilmington.

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