Instituto Bíblico Claretiano de las Américas

Runs through August 12.


El IBICLA asume una visión ecuménica influenciada por los nuevos aportes de los métodos bíblicos, con la intención de empoderar a todos los grupos minoritarios que han sido marginados por lecturas (ab)usivas de las Escrituras.  Nuestra tarea es aportar a los “nuevos sujetos emergentes” métodos exegéticos, y hermenéuticas liberadoras, para que unan mejor su vida con la Biblia en comunidad.


El costo total para el 2018 será de $2000 por las dos semanas. Incluye, registración, clases, comida, hospedaje, talleres etc.



  • 21 años de edad en adelante
  • Tener deseos de aprender la Palabra de Dios para servir
  • Estar involucrados en algún ministerio hispano.
  • Estar dispuesto/a a trabajar en conjunto
  • Llenar una aplicación
  • Estar abiertos ha descubrir a Dios no solo en las Escrituras sino en la vida y en la experiencia del pueblo migrante.

Critical Skills for Pastoral Leadership: Enhancing Management Through Practical Wisdom

In consultation with the National Leadership Roundtable on Church Management, Catholic Theological Union (CTU) presents Critical Skills for Pastoral Leadership: Enhancing Management through Practical Wisdom. The seminar begins at 1pm on Monday and ends at noon on Friday. It has been especially helpful for colleagues and co-workers to attend the seminar together so as to reflect on their experience and enhance their skills.

Monday, August 14 – Friday, August 18, 2017
$750 (includes room and board)*
$575 commuter (includes lunch)* Single day pricing available online

The program is open to all men and women, ordained and professed, as well as lay, who serve in a leadership capacity in church or congregational ministry. It will be especially beneficial for those in new positions of pastoral leadership. The following topics will be presented and discussed:

  • Theology of Leadership and Management – Stephen Bevans, SVD
  • Mission Integration and Organizational Ethics – Gina Wentzel Wolfe
  • Planning and Visioning – Paul Michalenko, ST
  • Finances – Jim Lundholm-Eades
  • Personnel Management/Team Building – Edward Tlucek, OFM
  • Human Resources Management – Gary Umhoefer
  • The Ministry of Fundraising and Development – Georgette Lehmuth, OSF, and Paulette Karas
  • General Management Questions and Answers – Jim Lundholm-Eades
  • Intercultural Approaches to Ministry – C. Vanessa White and Eddie DeLeon, CMF

Space is limited.
Register by July 15, 2017.
*A $50 fee will be assessed for registrations after July 15.

Click here to register.

Click here to download the flyer.

Lampedusa: Concerts for Refugees

The concert is sponsored by Jesuit Refugee Service USA. There is also a paid “Meet the Musicians” reception on Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 6 – 8 p.m. in The Atrium of Old Ebbitt Grill in Washington, D.C.

For more information contact Pat McDermott.

New Ways Ministry Bridge Building Award presented to James Martin, SJ

The Board and Staff of New Ways Ministry cordially invite you to a ceremony honoring the 2016 Bridge Building Award Recipient Rev. James Martin, SJ, Editor At Large, America Magazine, author, lecturer, social media personality.

Remarks by Father Martin and reception following the ceremony.

To reserve a seat, RSVP by October 20.

Organizational and personal listings in the program booklet are also available.

Leadership Gathering 2019


Responding to the Call: The Gift of Community

Leaders – and emerging leaders – of men’s religious communities (members of CMSM and CRC) are invited to participate in a retreat-style conference that includes input and reflection time on living a joyful, healthy and resilient life as a member of a religious community. A detailed conference schedule will be provided by Southdown in September 2018.

The Leadership Gathering 2019 is co-hosted by Southdown and CMSM, and held at the peaceful Redemptorist Renewal Center next to the Saguaro National Park West in Tucson, Arizona.

For more information and to register visit the Southdown website.


CMSM National Assembly 2019

We are meeting in beautiful San Antonio for this special gathering, Discerning our Collective Witness: An Extraordinary National Convocation of Major Superiors of Men.

Plan to arrive by Monday afternoon for three full days – Tuesday to Thursday – of engaging speakers, discernment, dialogue, liturgy and fellowship. Learn more here.