Contemplations on Service & Spirituality

Watch IVC’s Ignatian Advent Meditation

We are pleased to offer you a recorded version of our Ignatian Advent Meditation as well as a transcript of Fr. Conroy's reflection.  Thank you for joining us in prayer!Journeying In A Storm A reflection by Rev. Jim Conroy, SJ, Cofounder of IVC Thank you for joining...

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We Cannot Yet Be Satisfied – Michael J. Goggin

As members of the Ignatian Volunteer Corps (IVC), we have witnessed the justifiable outrage, especially in 2020, at the systemic racism that is still pervasive in our country and we express solidarity with those seeking lasting change. IVC is a service corps of people...

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Stand and Wait – Caroline Park

Stand and Wait Caroline Park is a vocalist, pianist, violinist and guitar player. She performs folk, jazz, and other genres with her quartet, The Caroline Park Quartet, and enjoys songwriting and arranging music. On a different note...she is a fisheries attorney with...

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The Stone Which the Builders Rejected… – Barbara J. Menard

“The Stone which the builders rejected has become the cornerstone…" One of the blessings of the “Stay-At-Home-Order” or “Sheltering-in- Place” is the fact that each day is open-ended.  I don’t need to hurry up to get ready to drive to work because I am working from...

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Shelter Me – Fr. Michael Joncas

The following is an excerpt from The Catholic Spirit, the official newspaper of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis.  The full article can be found here. Father Michael Joncas, a prolific liturgical composer whose best-known hymns include “On Eagles’ Wings,”...

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