Contemplative Studies Book Study

Around the Diocese

Monday mornings a the Ignatian Spirituality Center (ISC), 4801 N. 1st St., Phoenix (House on the east side of the street).

Abandonment to Divine Providence by Jean-Pierre de Caussade (translation by John Beevers) and Padre Pio; The True Story by C. Bernard Ruffin (Expanded and Revised), will be our two new books studying the “practice of the present moment” and the extraordinary life of Padre Pio’s spiritual growth and mystical gifts.

Classes will take place Monday mornings, 9:00-11:00am and Tuesday evenings, 6:30-8:30pm. Both books can be ordered through The Marian Shop or online ( etc.). Please note the first book should preferably be the translation by John Beevers and the second book should be the “Revised and Expanded” edition. Everyone is welcome to attend classes weekly or as frequently as schedules allow. Ron Peterson will be facilitating the classes. Any questions please call 602-266-2530, please leave a message with your phone number for a return call. All visitors are welcome anytime.