Walk with Jesus Christ in this powerful retreat.
These sublime conferences invite you to reflect upon the ineffable mystery of Christ. As you enter into a profound experience of contemplation, you will deepen your life of faith.
Your guide is award-winning retreat leader Fr. Robin Ryan. Under his guidance, you will enrich your daily life through the presence and action of Jesus. These nine conferences, available on audio or video, are carefully crafted and expertly delivered. Throughout each session, you will encounter Scripture, the wisdom of mystics, and the powerful insights of contemporary spiritual masters.
You will focus on the powerful dimensions of Jesus Christ in your life. First, you’ll look at the dynamics of Christ’s friendship and then explore His healing ministry in the Gospels. You’ll enjoy two presentations on discipleship, looking at both the call for discipleship and Christ’s teaching ministry. Next, you will look at the Eucharist, exploring the nourishment that Christ offers us in our lives. You will also look at how we are called to be agents of communion.
After exploring the notion of Christ’s priesthood in the New Testament, you will reflect on the gift of Christ’s peace. Finally, you’ll discover how the parable of the Good Samaritan provides insight into the compassionate presence of Christ in your life.
As you walk in Jesus’ footsteps, you will invigorate your spiritual life. Deepen your relationship with Christ today.
** This set was previously published under the title Gazing on the Face of Christ. It contains essentially the same content.
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Fr. Robin Ryan, C.P., Ph.D., is an award-winning professor, theologian, celebrated author, and experienced retreat leader. A Passionist priest, he currently serves as associate professor of systematic theology and director of the Master of Arts in Theology program at Catholic Theological Union. Previously, he taught graduate theology at CTU and at Saint John’s Seminary in Boston. Fr. Ryan has spent many years in retreat ministry, and he leads retreats for laity, religious, and clergy across the country. He served as the Director of Bishop Molloy Passionist Retreat House in Queens, New York, from 1996 to 2000.
Fr. Ryan is the author of numerous articles and recordings on theological and spiritual topics. He is the editor and co-author of the book Catholics on Call: Discerning a Life of Service in the Church (Liturgical Press, 2010) and the author of God and the Mystery of Human Suffering: A Theological Conversation Across the Ages (Paulist Press, 2011) and Jesus and Salvation: Soundings in the Christian Tradition and Contemporary Theology (Liturgical Press, 2015). He is also a contributor to and the English-language editor of the Diccionario de la Pásion (Madrid: San Pablo, 2015). The founding director of Catholics on Call...
- Christ the Friend
- Christ the Healing Presence of God
- Christ the Caller of Disciples
- Christ the Teacher
- Christ the Bread of Life
- Christ the Source of Communion
- Christ the Priest
- Christ the Prince of Peace
- Christ the Good Samaritan