Loyola University Chicago

Campus Ministry

30 Days of Iggy

Ignatian Spirituality is central to student formation at Loyola through the practice of faith and the promotion of justice. Listen to these inspiring stories from 30 Loyola staffers and students on how St. Ignatius and Ignatian Spirituality have made an impact on their lives.
  • Sr. Jean Schmidt

    Hear what Sr. Jean Dolores Schmidt, a chaplain at Water Tower Campus, has to say about the impact St. Ignatius of Loyola has had on her life.
  • Lauren Schwer

    Hear what Lauren Schwer, Associate Director of Campus Ministry at Loyola University, has to say about her love of Ignatian Spirituality and her personal experience with spiritual direction.
  • Oliver Goodrich

    Hear what Oliver Goodrich, the Faith Formation Coordinator at Campus Ministry has to say about St. Ignatius' teaching about Finding God in All Things.
  • Francis Kelly

    Listen to what Francis Kelly, a student at Loyola University, has to say about the counter-cultural, riches to rags story of St. Ignatius.
  • Lauren Schwer

    Listen to what Lauren Schwer, Associate Director of Campus Ministry at Loyola University, has to say about Ignatian Spirituality and what she has learned from St. Ignatius' First Principle and Foundation.
  • Brian Anderson

    Check out what Brian Anderson, Interfaith Campus Minister at Loyola University, has to say about the benefits of praying St. Ignatius' Daily Examen.
  • Diane Haberkorn

    Listen to what Diane Haberkorn, a Student Worker for Campus Ministry at Loyola University, has to say about St. Ignatius' teaching on being men and women for others.
  • Jackie Arnason

    Hear what Jackie Arnason, a student at Loyola University, has to say about St. Ignatius' teaching about Finding God in All Things.
  • Fr. Kevin Flaherty, S.J.

    Listen to what Fr. Kevin Flaherty, S.J. a Chaplain for Campus Ministry, has to say about St. Ignatius' teaching on the First Principle and Foundation.
  • Natasha Adib

    Hear what Natasha Adib, a Nursing student, has to say about the beauty of St. Ignatius' teaching on the Care of the Person.
  • John Salay, PhD

    How can a devotion to the Eucharist help us become men and women for others? John Paul Salay, PhD explains.
  • Emily Cybulla

    How can Ignatian Spirituality help me make decisions in everyday life? Emily Cybulla explains.
  • Steven Betancourt

    Can we really ask for God's love and grace? Steven Bentancourt shares his experience praying the Suspice Prayer of St. Ignatius.
  • Aaron Giard

    How can the Spiritual Exercises help you get to know Jesus as a person? Aaron Giard shares his experience.
  • John Paul Salay, PhD

    Did you every wonder what Madonna Della Strada means how it relates to St. Ignatius Loyola? John Paul Salay, PhD explains.
  • Ed Duffy

    How could someone be transformed from wanting to become a soldier to a saint? Ed Duffy shares the story of St. Ignatius Loyola.
  • Susan Haarman

    Hear what Susan Haarman, Faith & Justice Campus Minister, has to say about seeing God at work in all things.
  • Charissa Qiu

    Hear what Charissa Qiu, Interfaith Graduate Assistant for Campus Ministry, has to say about St. Ignatius' teaching on Finding God in All Things.
  • Fr. John Murphy, S.J.

    See what Fr. John Murphy, S.J. a Chaplain with Campus Ministry has to say about St. Ignatius' teaching on being a pilgrim.
  • Susan Haarman

    Listen to what Susan Haarman, Faith & Justice Campus Minister at Campus Ministry, has to say about St. Ignatius' compelling teaching on Spiritual Indifference.
  • Michael Moore

    Hear what Michael Moore, Protestant Campus Minister, has to say about the link between God and man as a relationship.
  • April Gutierrez

    Hear what April Gutierrez, First Year Experience Campus Minister, has to say about her experience with with Spiritual Direction.
  • Charissa Qiu

    Listen to what Charissa Qiu, Interfaith Graduate Assistant for Campus Ministry, has to say about St. Ignatius' teaching on becoming a man and woman for others.
  • Glen Chun, S.J.

    See what Fr. Glen Chun, S.J. a Chaplain with Campus Ministry has to say about essence of St. Ignatius' Spiritual Exercises.
  • Phil Cooke

    Hear what Phil Cooke, a Graduate Student for Faith Communities has to say about joy of St. Ignatius' notion of Interior Freedom.
  • Fr. Kevin Flaherty, S.J.

    Listen to what Fr. Kevin Flaherty, S.J. a Chaplain for Campus Ministry, has to say about St. Ignatius' compelling teaching on Spiritual Indifference.
  • Lisa Reiter

    Listen to what Lisa Reiter, Director of Campus Ministry has to say about St. Ignatius' experience of visiting a shrine to Our Lady of Montsterrat in Spain.
  • Phil Cooke

    Check out what Phil Cooke, a Graduate Student for Faith Communities has to say about St. Ignatius' call for us to be Contemplatives in Action.
  • Diane Haberkorn

    Hear what Diane Haberkorn, a Student Worker for Campus Ministry at Loyola University, has to say about St. Ignatius' teaching on the care of the person.
  • Diana Giard

    Listen to what Diane Giard, a Graduate Assistant for Campus Ministry at Loyola University, has to say about St. Ignatius' instruction to Find God in All Things.