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Called By Name

Jesus said the her, “Woman, why are you weeping?  Whom are you looking for?” She thought it was the gardener and said to him, “Sir, if you carried him away, tell me where you laid him, and I will take him.”  Jesus said to her, “Mary!” She turned and said to him in Hebrew, “Rabbouni”…John […]

Spring is here.

Christ in the Wilderness has openings in the next few weeks.   Mariglen is available March 21 to 25 at noon; March 30-April 2 at noon.  Paul is available March 23-27 at noon. Sabbath is available March 19 to March 26 at noon; March 30-April 9 at noon.   Call 815-947-2476 to reserve a hermitage for retreat.  […]

Here is a video taken by Parker, a young man from Stockton, which shows CITW in the winter snow blanket.  The video can also be found on our Christ in the Wilderness Facebook page.  Enjoy.   https://www.facebook.com/CITW.IL/videos/10155363121173946/’

Solitude –Listen to the voice inside

Be still, listen as you take in every breath. Listen to the sounds that call you into being. Disconnect from the chaos and be yourself. Treat yourself to time away for retreat at Christ in the Wilderness.   Openings: Mariglen: Feb. 26-Mar. 2; Mar. 4-17; Mar. 21-Apr. 2 Paul:Feb. 23-Mar. 10; Mar. 13-19; Mar. 23-27; Mar. […]

Sr. Lorraine Mark, CSJ- Foundress of Christ in the Wilderness

It is with great sadness that I inform you that Sr. Lorraine Mark, CSJ was called to her eternal life on Friday evening.  Arrangements for her funeral and burial are Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 10:30 am at the CSJ Chapel at 1515 W. Ogden Ave., La Grange Park, IL 60526.  Please remember all her sisters and friends […]