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. […]

February Openings

Winter is a wonderful time of the year to came away for some renewal before spring and summer activities.  Here are the times that we have a hermitage available for quiet reflection.    Mariglen is available Feb. 5-9 at noon; Feb. 25-March 2 at noon.   Paul is available Feb. 5-March 10 at noon.  Sabbath is […]

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 […]

Giving Tuesday

Dear Peace-seeker, Today is “Giving Tuesday” and we wanted to give you a warm, heartfelt “Thank You” for your generous support of Christ in the Wilderness (CITW).  Whether it was time volunteering, in kind gifts, spreading good words or sharing our website / Facebook page with others, or sending a monetary donation – you made […]