July 15 Dinner Meeting


Monday, July 15, 2019

St. Michael Parish
310 South Wheaton Ave., Wheaton, IL
Enter door # 8 on the Wheaton Ave. side of the church
Guests are welcome! Please contact John Matyasik at jmatyasik@serradupage.com or 630-947-5672

Jennifer Ristine, Author Speaker

6:00 pm – Rosary for Vocations
6:30 pm – Mass
7:00 pm – Fellowship (Parish Center)
7:15 pm – Dinner
7:45 pm – Program: Meeting & Speaker Presentation

Jennifer Ristine is the author of Mary Magdalene: Insights from Ancient Magdala and Nine Days with Mary Magdalene.  She served as the Director of the Magdalena Institute and Visitors’ Center Coordinator in Magdala, the ancient hometown of Mary Magdalene, a first century Jewish site and Christian pilgrim center, from August 2014 to July 2018 (www.magdala.org).  She has obtained degrees in Special Education from Western Illinois University, Pastoral and Religious studies from Regina Apostolorum in Rome, and her Masters in Theology from Catholic Distance University in Virginia.  In 1997 she consecrated her life to God in the Regnum Christi Movement, a Society of Apostolic Life in the Catholic Church.  Since then, she has dedicated her life to the spiritual, cultural and faith formation of those she serves, primarily through teaching, but also through writing, retreats, conferences, and spiritual direction.  She is currently stationed in the DC area and serving nationally through conferences, retreats and as a contributor for the Regnum Christi Spirituality Center.  She also assists in the new online Spiritual Director Certificate course at Divine Mercy University in Virginia.  

John Matyasik

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