National Catholic Reporter

Updated February 8, 2008

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FRANCIS DE SALES: "Treatise on the Love of God" by John K. Ryan. Newly republished, two volumes. DeSales Resources and Ministries. (800) 782-2270 or

SAINT JANE DE CHANTAL: Biography by André Ravier. Newly republished. DeSales Resources and Ministries. (800) 782-2270 or


COUNSELING/PSYCHOTHERAPY: Rev. Edward Lambro, PhD, CCMHC. Sensitive to the unique treatment issues and privacy needs of clergy, religious sisters and brothers. Northern New Jersey. Phone: (973) 345-8410.


COSMIC CATHOLIC FAITH-SHARING MANUAL. The Ecology/Economy/Eucharist Connection. Download free.

For Sale

RESIDENTIAL CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY forming around small monastery, north of Charlotte, NC. Buy lot and build. (704) 344-0934.


GRADUATE INTERNSHIP - VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY, Villanova University offers a two-year graduate Campus Ministry Internship for those pursuing a graduate degree in the academic field of their choice. All applicants should be graduated from college by August 2007. One year of volunteer and/or general work experience is preferred. Faith filled applicants are a "must" and need to be willing to share their journey of faith in God with others. Interns work and live in Freshmen residence halls modeling, building, and living Christian community. They offer students opportunities to develop personally and spiritually through liturgy, service projects, retreats and evenings of reflection. Interns receive room and board, tuition remission, and a stipend. Deadline: February 15, 2008. Additional information and the application form is available through our website, choose Graduate Internships. E-mail or call (610) 619-4479.

Language Studies

INTENSIVE PASTORAL ENGLISH: Adult language instruction includes vocabulary for ministry. Small classes, multicultural setting, outstanding faculty. Offered in three-week blocks year-round. Mexican American Cultural Center, San Antonio, Texas. Accreditation: USCCB/CCA. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site:

Manual & Facilitator Guide

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP Manual & Facilitator's Guide, "Harvesting Our Tears", $14; Spiritual Growth: "Christ the Cornerstone", $10; Catholic Humor: "Sex Over Seventy" (Hilarious!), $8. Web site: E-mail:


DISCERNING MINISTRY? Religious Life? Enriching Sabbatical? Prayerful Retreat? Call (509) 323-6012.

Note Cards and Journals

CONTEMPLATIVE note cards, journals, meditation DVDs. Spiritual direction and pastoral ministry. Phone: 1-888-707-6255.


FRANCISCAN Fr. Mario DiCicco, president/rector Franciscan School of Theology, is leading two Holy Land pilgrimages in 2008: May 24/June 4, Sept. 20/Oct.1. He has 32 years of guiding pilgrims to the Holy Land. Write for brochure: 1712 Euclid Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709. E-mail:

PILGRIMAGE. A pilgrimage to Wales featuring Esther de Waal, Sept. 7-18, 2008. A contemplative journey, Celtic and Benedictine, with space for silence and prayer; for secret hidden holy places as well as famous sites. Contact: Therese Elias, OSB, 4220 Mercier St., Kansas City, MO, 64111; Phone: (816) 561-6855; E-mail: Website:

TWO PILGRIMAGES exploring the Celtic Tradition: Scotland: April 13-24, 2008 or Ireland: June 26 - July 6, 2008. Contact: Jane Comerford, (509) 868-1683. E-mail:


SPIRIT MOUNTAIN RETREAT, Idyllwild, CA is nestled in the majestic San Jacinto Mountains of Southern California and offers year round individual, small group, self-designed 30-day retreats and sabbaticals. Hildegard's Hermitage is a perfect setting for extended times of prayer, silence, meditation and study. Spiritual direction and counseling available. Call: (951) 659-2523 E-mail: Visit:

MOTHERS, METAPHORS AND MODELS is a retreat for women in the Holy Land remembering the Women in the Bible, May 17 - 28, 2008. Rooted in Catholic Biblical scholarship, this retreat offers input on the texts and sites visited experiences of common prayer, and times of quiet reflection. Marianne Race, CSJ, the former director of the Israel Study Programs; Barbara Bowe, RSCJ, Professor of New Testament at Catholic Theological Union; and Pat Kozak, CSJ, will be the retreat leaders and guides. $2,400 includes round-trip airfare from Chicago, lodging, most meals, guiding, gratuities, entrance fees and the retreat experience of a lifetime! Space is limited. If you are interested, e-mail for a brochure and application form or call (708) 363-6728.

RETREAT in Hidden Italy, Calabria. 30 April - 11 May 2008 (Pentecost) Join an English group on a retreat at the new Rosminian House near the beach at Capo Rizzuto, Province of Crotone. Retreat giver: Fr.David Tobin, Porta Latina, Rome Choose from various travel options. $2,300, excluding flight USA-Europe. Web site: E-mail:

BETHANY SPIRITUALITY CENTER, Highland Mills, NY, announces the following retreats: "Aging with Grace", with Barbara Metz, SND, and John Burchill, OP, April 20-25; "Justice Through the Window of God's Word", with Mark Hallinan, SJ, June 5-8; "Forgiving Love: In the Word, In the World", with Janice Farnham, RJM, and Rosemary Mangan, RJM, June 8-14; "Twelve Steps to Inner Freedom; Humility Revisited", with Carolyn Gorny-Kopkowski, OSB, June 16-22; Directed Retreat, July 1-9, 12-20, and 23-31; Retiro Predicado, August 3-10; Vipassana Retreat, with Kevin Culligan, OCD, and Mary Jo Meadows, OCDS, August 15-24. Please visit or call (845) 460-3061.

BETHANY RETREAT HOUSE, East Chicago, Indiana, offers private and individually-directed silent retreats, including Ignatian 30 days, year-round in a prayerful home setting. Contact Joyce Diltz, PHJC: (219) 398-5047. E-mail: Web site:

RETREAT ON SACRED HEALING, Mar. 6-9, at Evensong Retreat & Spirituality Center, Cape Cod. Details at Private Retreats, Directed Retreats, Spiritual Direction. Available for small groups. (508) 432-0027.

JESUIT SUMMER RETREATS: 3 to 30 days. Anchorage. Panoramic setting. Then, Tour Alaska’s Grandeur.(907) 346-2343, ext. 215.

Visit LIVINGSTONE GUESTHOUSE and find the sun in Sarasota, FL. Individual retreats, spiritual direction, and counseling. Women's Makeover Retreat, (941) 445-5252

REDEMPTORIST RENEWAL CENTER, Tucson, AZ., presents Catholic Writers Retreats 2008: Catholic Screenwriters Workshop (Feb. 25-28, 2008) and Cinema for the Soul Weekend Retreat (Feb. 29-March2, 2008), conducted by Virginia McCarthy; The Art and Practice of Spiritual Writing (March 7-10, 2008) conducted by Thomas Santa, Teresa Blythe, and Peter Tran. For more information, call (520)744-3400. E-mail: or visit


SPRING SABBATICAL: May 7 - June 7, 2008. WINTER SABBATICAL: Jan. 5 - Feb. 5, 2009. An ideal environment for spiritual renewal, theological updating and holistic relaxation. For more information contact Julie Mussche, Center for Spiritual Development, 434 S. Batavia Street, Orange, CA 92868-3907. (714) 744-3175 ext. 4406. E-mail: Web site:

FORMATION CONSULTATION SERVICES -- provides unique, flexible and holistic sabbatical programs within a nurturing small community atmosphere. Programs are tailored specifically to each participant's needs. Program details are located on our web site: Our web site also offers a helpful selection of articles on formation for free downloading. Phone: (508) 234-6540.

Spanish Studies

LEARN SPANISH in Guatemalan Highlands, promote rural Maya education. $140 per week immersion experience provides professional one-on-one instruction, room, board, vocabulary for professionals, volunteer opportunities with non-profit collaborative. Phone: (518) 258-6923 Web site: E-mail:

STUDY TOP-OF-THE-LINE PASTORAL SPANISH and the real Mexican cultural program, total immersion, one-on-one, customized, year-round, start anytime, go as long as you like tutorials. Special emphasis on pastoral care of Hispanics and on developing fluency in professionally oriented Spanish. Excellent faculty. Direct interaction with the Mexican church and the genuine Mexican culture reality. Contact: CIRIMEX, 205 Hill Ave., Ottumwa, IA 52501. Phone:(641)682-4264. Fax: (641)684-4690. Guadalajara, Mexico, phone: 011-52-333-121-4878. Mexican fax: 011-52-333-121-7738. Worldwide e-mail:

INTENSIVE PASTORAL SPANISH: Mexican American Cultural Center, San Antonio, Texas. Adult learning in multicultural faith community. Small classes, outstanding faculty. Offered in three-week blocks year-round. Accreditation: USCCB/CCA. Contact Edna Cardona: (210) 732-2156, ext. 7102. Web site:

IMMERSION IN SPANISH Language and Culture Course June 1st through 19th 2008 in Miami, Florida. Designed for religious, priest, deacons, seminarians, and laity interested in the Hispanic people and Hispanic Ministry. Recommended for beginners. Write or call for brochure: Southeast Pastoral Institute (SEPI), 7700 SW 56th St. Miami, FL. 33155. E-mail: Phone: (305) 279-2333.


"BIBLICAL WOMEN"(Holy Land) May 20 - 28. "EARLY CHRISTIAN WOMEN" (Rome/Italy) May 28 - June 5. Join Drs. Lyn Osiek, RSCJ and Janet Tulloch on two journeys of discovery. Contact information: (646) 736-7964. Web site: E-mail:


SHARE YOUR GIFTS with the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement. A prayerful communal life in the tradition of St. Francis of Assisi with active service to the Church in the U.S., Canada, Japan, Italy, England and soon Kenya. Their mission of "at-one-ment" includes healing the divisions within Christianity, interreligious dialogue, serving those suffering from homelessness, chemical dependency, and HIV/AIDS; preaching the gospel, and offering spiritual renewal. Inquire about "Come and See" programs offered in March and October and our Holy Week Discernment Retreat in Italy. Contact Vocation Team, Graymoor, Garrison, NY, (800) 338-2620,ext.2126, or visit


Are you renting? Employed? Desire religious life? Love the Poor? Formation in your area. Call Franciscan Sisters of Joy (402)551-0347.

THE FRANCISCAN COVENANT PROGRAM seeks Catholic Men and Women, married or single, under 67, free of financial and family obligations to LIVE, WORK and PRAY with the Friars in Retreat and other ministries in California. Need mature, spiritually motivated, adaptable candidates for minimum 1 year commitment. Call Dan or Linda at 760 757 3651 or

World Teas

WORLD TEAS Featuring Hildegard Bingen Recipes. Web site: Phone: (805)804-6637.


Employment Opportunities


ADMINISTRATOR for spirituality based conference and retreat center in rural, north-central Idaho. Qualifications include 3 years proven administrative experience, collaborative work style and ability to work effectively with a broad range of audiences. Other desirable experience includes management of programming, budget, maintenance, scheduling, supervisory roles, volunteers and personnel. Some background in spirituality desirable. Spirit Center is a ministry of the Benedictine sisters of the Monastery of St. Gertrude and is a new, 22,000 sq. ft. facility with conference and retreat rooms and overnight accommodations. Position is full time with benefits. Send cover letter, résumé, 3 references and salary requirements to: Spirit Center Applicant, Monastery of St. Gertrude, 465 Keuterville Rd., Cottonwood, ID 83522. E-mail to:


ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR -- Stillpoint: Center for Spiritual Development invites applicants for the position of Associate Director. The position begins May 1, 2008. Stillpoint is a non-profit center devoted to spiritual development in Las Vegas, Nevada. Founded by a group of Roman Catholic women, its focus is interfaith and ecumenical. Programs provide opportunities for spiritual development, personal growth and social transformation. Responsibilities of the Associate Director include but are not limited to: Administration of the Center, supervision of clerical staff, maintaining records, coordination of programs and events, managing in-house publications, networking and development opportunities. The Associate Director reports to the Executive Director. The ideal candidate will embrace the mission of Stillpoint and be able to communicate it with confidence; be able to work independently in a contemplative ethos and embrace the culture of Stillpoint as a small non-profit organization; have a gracious, hospitable and affable disposition, accompanied with excellent written and verbal communication skills; possess strong leadership, organizational, and relationship building skills; expect to take care of his/her own administrative/clerical needs; possess excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, Publisher, Power Point). Qualifications should include a college degree and significant administrative experience. More information about Stillpoint can be found at Deadline for applications is February 11, 2008. Applicants are asked to submit a letter of interest addressing the requirements listed above, a résumé, and three references to: Search Committee, Stillpoint: Center for Spiritual Development, 8072 West Sahara Avenue, Suite D, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117. E-mail:

INSTITUTO FE Y VIDA, a national Catholic formation institute for Hispanic youth and young adult ministry, seeks a full-time Associate Director of Research and Publications. This position entails developing bilingual resources in print, web, and video for ministry with Catholic Latino/teens and their parents, and producing research reports in English. Some travel will be required for focus group discussions and pilot testing of the materials across the country. The ideal candidate will be bilingual/bicultural and have: a Master's degree or equivalent in Theology, Religious Education, or Pastoral Ministry; at least two years of experience in youth ministry, campus ministry, religious education, or pastoral juvenile; a solid understanding of the vision for Catholic youth ministry; and excellent writing skills in Spanish and/or English. Salary and benefits are commensurable with professional experience. For further information about this position, please contact Ken Johnson-Mondragon at: (209) 951-3483 or before March 1, 2008.


CAMPUS MINISTRY, St. Edwards University, Austin, Texas. There are two positions open at this Catholic liberal arts university founded by the Congregation of Holy Cross: Associate Director, whose primary responsibility is to lead Initiative with Student Affairs on Catholic Character and Holy Cross Tradition; and Assistant Director, whose primary responsibility is to coordinate multiple Alternative Spring Breaks and International Immersions. For more details go to:

CAMPUS MINISTRY POSITION, University of Wyoming Catholic Parish in beautiful Rocky Mountain. Active, faith-filled, forward thinking Community serving university students and 400 resident families looking for an individual to work in an enthusiastic, collaborative ministry. Campus Minister is responsible for fostering/nurturing faith-life of students, faculty/staff through retreats, prayer, education, service/social justice, community building. Masters (or equivalent) preferred in Pastoral Ministry, Religious or Pastoral Studies, Theology or related field. Full-time beginning July, 2008. Competitive salary/benefits. For more information or to send résumé, contact, by February 28, 2008: Fr. Carl Gallinger, Pastor, St. Paul's Newman Center Community, 1800 East Grand Avenue, Laramie, Wyoming, 82070-4316. Phone(307) 745- 5461. Fax: 1 (307)742-0521. E-mail:


COORDINATOR of Youth Ministry -- St. Elizabeth Parish, Acton MA, seeks full time CYM for large, comprehensive youth ministry program. Candidates must be team players with significant YM experience in a Roman Catholic setting, and elicit trust from colleagues, parents, and youth. Position requires organizational and communications skills and participation in parish's program of total community catechesis. Send résumé to Walter J. Woods, Pastor, 89 Arlington St, Acton, MA 01720 or

FULL-TIME COORDINATOR for Liturgy and Music. Community of 4000 families in Houston, Texas, is seeking full-time minister to coordinate all aspects of liturgy and music. Vocal and keyboard skills, knowledge of liturgy and music, degree in music, and ability to inspire and work with people are a must. Experience and bilingual ability are a plus. Very competitive salary and benefits. Send résumé and references to: Parish Administrator, St. Cecilia Church, 11720 Joan of Arc Drive, Houston, Texas, 77024. Fax (713) 465-1305. E-mail:


ST. LOUIS CATHOLIC CHURCH, 4200 families in Austin, Texas seeks fulltime Director of Religious Education for pre-K - grade 5. Parish model is Family Faith Formation including sacramental preparation. Bilingual Eng/Spanish preferred. Salary commensurate with experience/education. Mail or fax résumés to St. Louis Catholic Church, 7601 Burnet Rd., Austin, TX 78757 Attn. Rev. Larry Covington or

DIRECTOR OF INSTITUTIONAL ADVANCEMENT -- Christ the King Catholic Church in Tampa, FL is accepting applications for the full time position of Director of Institutional Advancement. The Director is responsible for all development activities including Development Office management, strategic planning, total stewardship, financial resource development, communications and long-range planning for the parish. The candidate must be committed to living a faith-filled life and be able to work collaboratively with church leadership. He or she is to have at least a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree, and ten years experience in development, preferably in the not-for-profit sector. A base salary with full benefit package, plus bonus incentive package is being offered. E-mail cover letter to:

THE DIOCESE OF CROOKSTON is seeking a Director of Communications, to begin work 1 March 2008. Responsibilities include editor of Diocesan newspaper, spokesperson for the Diocese of Crookston and web master. Compensation includes salary and benefits. Contact Msgr. David Baumgartner, 1200 Memorial Drive, Crookston, MN 56716. Phone: (218) 281-4533. E-mail:

MOUNT ALOYSIUS COLLEGE, a private, Catholic, liberal arts College, is accepting applications for the full-time position of Director of Campus Ministry. Reporting to the VP of Mission Integration, the Director of Campus Ministry will organize, lead and develop the campus ministry program. Responsibilities include coordination of volunteer service programs, pastoral counseling and spiritual direction, coordinating liturgical celebrations, leadership development, budgeting, staff development and evaluation, collaboration with other College departments, and networking with local civic and religious groups. Masters degree in theology, religious studies, pastoral ministry, or pastoral counseling preferred. Four to five years experience working with faith development in the young adult population required. General knowledge of other faith backgrounds and experience in higher education a plus. The successful candidate will be of Catholic faith and may be a layperson or member of a religious congregation. Confidential review of applications will begin March 3rd with an anticipated start date of June 1, 2008. Founded in 1853 - a private, Catholic, regionally accredited, comprehensive college. Visit our website to learn more about Mount Aloysius College at Qualified candidates should submit their letter of interest and résumé to: Ms. Tonia Gordon, Director of Human Resources, Mount Aloysius College,7373 Admiral Peary Highway, Cresson, PA 16630. E-mail:

THE CATHOLIC DIOCESE of Richmond seeks a full-time Director for the Office of Campus and Young Adult Ministry. The director is responsible for coordinating the diocesan ministry to and with the young adults on the college and university campuses of the diocese and in the parishes. The director works and coordinates programming with all the campus ministers in the diocese. The director also oversees the Encounter with Christ program, Campus Leadership training, the Young Adult Convention and the administration of the office. Qualifications include a Master's Degree in ministry or a closely related degree; five or more years professional campus ministry experience; good grasp of pastoral theology; strong administrative, leadership and communication skills; good interpersonal and collaborative skills; and a working knowledge of computer software applications. The candidate must be an active practicing Catholic. Good benefits package and salary commensurate with experience. Closing date is March 14, 2008. Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and diocesan application to or mail to P. Barkster, HR Administration Coordinator, Catholic Diocese of Richmond, 7800 Carousel Lane, Richmond, VA 23294-4201.

ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA, Catholic Student Center, Des Moines, IA is seeking full-time Director of Music and Liturgy to serve on our Campus Ministry Team. St. Catherine is a faith community of student and non-students with a strong tradition dedicated to prayerful liturgical celebrations. Applicant should have education and experience in Catholic liturgical theology. We seek a candidate with a background in music, music ministry, and choral direction with organizational skills; strong spirituality; and willingness to work in a collaborative setting on Campus Ministry Team. Requirements: Practicing Catholic, Bachelor's degree in religious studies, liturgy or equivalent. Knowledge and experience with Catholic liturgy and music and good communication and organizational skills. Preferred: Master's degree in Liturgy, practicing musician, piano or guitar, experience in campus ministry. Send letter of interest, résumé and names and addresses of three references to: Search Committee, St. Catherine of Siena, 1150 28th St. Des Moines, IA 50311. Applications accepted until the position is filled.

DIRECTOR OF LITURGY AND MUSIC -- Old St. Joseph's RC Church, 321 Willings Alley, Philadelphia PA. Website: Philadelphia's Jesuit parish. Responsibilities include collaborating with the pastoral staff and parishioners in planning and developing the parish’s liturgical program, including its liturgical music, and training and directing the parish’s liturgical ministers. Qualifications include: BA in Music and 5 years' pastoral experience; knowledge of the Catholic liturgical and musical tradition; proficiency in keyboard and choral directing; and ability to inspire the full, active, and conscious participation of the Assembly in the parish's liturgies. Competitive salary and benefits package. For more information, e-mail:

DIRECTOR OF PASTORAL MUSIC. St. Paul's Newman Center, University of Wyoming Catholic Community, 1800 E. Grand Ave. Laramie, WY 82070. Phone: (307) 745-5461. Fax: (307) 742-0521. E-mail: Website: University community of 450 families, 600 students seeks full-time director. Position objective: facilitate participation of entire assembly at worship, assist President, other ministers in creating high-quality, Spirit-filled Liturgical services through song and music. Responsibilities include: collaborating with staff, parishioners in planning liturgical music for four weekend Masses, other parish celebrations; directing cantors, instrumentalists; pastoral staff member. Proficiency in piano, conducting, Catholic liturgy, strong organizational skills. Relevant undergraduate degree preferred - advanced degrees welcome. Compensation commensurate with experience, education. Send résumé with references before February 28, 2008.


CHIEF EXECUTIVE -- Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Jackson, Mississippi seeks an Executive Director to lead staff of almost 200 and annual budget approaching $10 million. The Agency provides assistance in domestic violence, rape crisis, addiction recovery, adoption, children's mental health, immigration, runaway teens, refugees, family ministry and legislative advocacy. Qualifications: practicing Catholic grounded in Catholic social teaching, Masters in social work, five years of management experience in social services, experience managing a culturally diverse staff and client population, fund raising and finance experience, outstanding communication and interpersonal skills. To Apply: send résumé by Mar. 10 to: E. Barber, Search Committee Catholic Charities, 200 N. Congress Jackson, Ms. 39201. E-mail:


ACADEMY OF THE SACRED HEART (RSCJ) upper school head search re-opened. Our current Upper School Head extended her stay in order to begin a new position July, 2008. The US Head is responsible for grades 9-12. Master's degree required and candidate must be a practicing Catholic. Experienced administrator, team player, and spiritual leader. Duties include scheduling, budgeting, and academic advisement, supervision of Faculty and Staff, Dean of Students and College Counselor in strong college-prep environment. Position begins July, 2008. Equal Opportunity Employer. Please e-mail cover letter and résumé to Tammy Bergeron at and/or mail to 4521 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70115. No phone calls please.


MUSIC DIRECTOR: St Leo Catholic Church, 28290 Beaumont Rd., Bonita Springs, FL 34134. Fax (239) 992-5282. E-mail: Do you have the love of God in your heart? Do you desire to be a part of a parish community that strives to help people worship through excellent liturgy, prayer, music and song? Then think about being a part of St Leo the Great Catholic Church! We are a vibrant and growing parish of 2000 families, seeking a full-time music director who has a thorough understanding and appreciation of Catholic liturgy. Close to beach and Naples Philharmonic. Requirements include: minimum of BA in music, along with excellent organ, keyboard and vocal skills. Responsibilities include: planning and preparation for six weekend liturgies, holy days, weddings, funerals, and training, directing and scheduling of choirs and cantors. Salary and benefits are commensurate with education and experience. Please fax or email résumé: St Leo Catholic Church - Music Director Search Committee as soon as possible.


PASTORAL ASSOCIATE/CATECHESIS -- An intergenerational, 800 household, Morris County, NJ, one-priest parish, located 40 miles from midtown Manhattan, seeks a full-time Pastoral Associate for Whole Community Catechesis. This experienced pastoral minister would be responsible for the Sacraments of Baptism, Eucharist and Reconciliation as well as coordinating Catechesis for all ages including an already existing Family Based and Classroom Models of Religious Education. Using a collaborative, Initiation/Catechumenal model this person would join a staff of Pastor, Pastoral Associate, Youth Minister, Music Minister as well as many lay volunteers. Creativity, flexibility and a strong sense of relational ministry a must. Salary commensurate with experience and education. New position starts immediately or no later than July 1. Send résumé and salary history to: Rev. Paddy O’Donovan, PO Box 368 New Vernon, NJ 07976.


ST. JOHN'S PREP seeks interested candidates for the position of Assistant Principal for Academics. The primary instructional leader in the school community, the Assistant Principal seeks to ensure all students have the opportunity for success and seeks to create opportunities to enhance the overall academic program on an ongoing basis. In addition to managing the logistics of academic life, the Assistant Principal for Academics ensures the curriculum is congruent with the Mission of the school. Founded in 1907, St. John's Prep is a Xaverian Brothers sponsored secondary school for young men. Located on a 175 acre campus in Danvers, Massachusetts, St. John's enrolls 1,250 students from 90 communities. Candidates are asked to visit for a detailed job description. Cover letters and résumés may be sent to Theresa Phillips at


CARMEL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL in Mundelein, Illinois seeks enthusiastic, highly qualified applicants for the position of principal to begin July 1, 2008. Located approximately 30 miles northwest of Chicago, this four time Blue Ribbon school enrolls over 1400 students and has a professional and support staff of 150 dedicated, highly qualified individuals. Please visit our website for more information: Qualifications: Practicing Catholic, Embrace a Vatican II Theology. Master's degree in educational administration plus 5 years of secondary school administrative experience (Catholic school experience a plus). Demonstrated knowledge of current educational Pedagogy. Excellent salary and benefits package; for application packet contact: Mr. Lawrence Setnicar, Director of Human Resources, Carmel Catholic High School, One Carmel Parkway, Mundelein, IL 60060. E-mail: Application deadline: February 15, 2008.

SAINT ANN Catholic Elementary School located in Cleveland Heights, OH with enrollment at 296 students in grades K-8 and 20 full time professional staff, 2 part time professional staff, 1 school secretary, and 4 auxiliary staff seeks an experienced principal who will possess a Master’s Degree (preferably in Administration), the proper certification from the State of Ohio, catechetical leader certificate, and be a practicing Catholic. Additional personal requirements include experience with school marketing and development practices. Send résumé and three letters of recommendations to: The Search Committee c/o Rev. James E. Singler 2175 Coventry Road, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118-2898. Application deadline date: February 22nd, 2008.

HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL -- Are you a high school principal? Aspiring to be one? If the thought of challenging high-school students academically, spiritually, socially and morally interests you, read further. The Evansville Interparochial Catholic High Schools in Evansville, Indiana needs to fill two principal positions at two high schools with outstanding faculty and students, a supportive board of trustees, and strong alumni associations. Need proof? Their websites are and Interested? Contact Don Rupprecht, ECIHS President, at (812) 474-2943 or and he will make sure that you receive an application packet. Don't worry; we will not tell anyone. You must have a masters degree, seven years of teaching experience, possess or be eligible to obtain an Indiana secondary principal’s license, and be a Roman Catholic in good-standing with the Church. Applications must be received by February 15, 2008.

GRADE SCHOOL PRINCIPAL -- Immaculate Conception school in Jefferson City, MO. Applicants may call 573-635-6143 or visit the Diocesan web site click on Catholic Schools prior to February 22nd.


THE ARCHDIOCESE OF NEWARK seeks an outstanding educational leader for the position of Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment. Qualifications: Master's degree in Educational Leadership and/or Curriculum, Doctorate preferred. A minimum of five years of administrative experience in Catholic schools and certification as a school administrator is required. This educational leader will oversee the curriculum, instructional and assessment program for students in grades K-12. The successful candidate will be a leader who can build relationships with fellow administrators and work with them to implement research-based best practices in curriculum, instruction and assessment for their schools. A strong foundation in curriculum and instruction, organizational learning, professional development, assessment, data analysis and technology are essential. The Assistant Superintendent will possess a clear passion for the work of educating children within the Roman Catholic tradition and be motivated by faith and zeal for the advancement of student achievement. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, philosophy of Catholic education, résumé and the three professional references by February 15, 2008 to: Brother Ralph Darmento, F.S.C. Deputy Superintendent of Schools, Archdiocese of Newark, Clifton Avenue, Newark, New Jersey 07104-0500.


CARDINAL NEWMAN HIGH SCHOOL, West Palm Beach, FL is accepting applications for teachers in all academic areas for the 2008-2009 school year. CNHS is a well-established diocesan school whose mission is to educate the whole person-mind, body, and spirit in the image of Jesus Christ. The I.B.(International Baccalaureate) Diploma program complements a rigorous college-prep curriculum. Highly competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and great kids await you! Fax cover letter and résumé to: John F. Clarke, Principal at (561) 683-7307; or e-mail to


VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING -- Join an inspired team making a contribution to the spiritual lives of many. Use your knowledge of Catholicism, Ignatian spirituality, and Catholic parish life to grow and build a dynamic faith-based marketing team. Loyola Press is a publishing apostolate of the Jesuits publishing a significant trade book line plus curricula for Catholic parishes and schools. This is a senior executive position with hands-on responsibility to manage operational marketing while developing strategic marketing initiatives to grow the business. This person will work closely with the VP Product Development to translate customer insight and market research into products and services that change lives. We are seeking a persuasive leader with a penchant for complex problem solving through innovative and creative thinking. Requires 10+ years marketing experience. If you are passionate about the spiritual journey, looking for your next challenge and thrive when working as part of a team, we would like to hear from you. We have a highly competitive compensation and benefit package, and will cover relocation for the right candidate. If interested, submit résumé, with cover letter, to our representative: Don Marshall, The Marshall Group, 31 Cambridge Lane, Lincolnshire, IL 60069 Fax: (847) 940-7031. E-mail:


YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY -- The Catholic Diocese of Erie seeks a Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry. The Director's primary responsibility is to support the evangelization and catechesis of youth and young adults in the Diocese. The Director collaborates with a team of other trained professional ministers in religious education and the Catholic schools of the Diocese. The Director reports to the Vicar for Education and enjoys significant interaction with and support from the Bishop. Review of applications will begin immediately. For best consideration, interested applicants should apply before February 15, 2008. For a complete job description and application process, please go to

St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church in Raleigh, NC is in search of a Young adult and Youth minister. This F/T position will oversee young adult and youth ministries. We are seeking a dynamically orthodox individual who will work closely with a team of ministry volunteers to plan programs, retreats, conferences and fundraising. Qualifications: BA in Theology or Catechetics (Youth Ministry Certificate preferred). The Candidate must be soundly steeped in the Tradition of the Church. At least 1-2 years of experience or training; good communication skills; ability to work well on a team and in an office setting; creative; energetic; knowledge of the faith; and strongly evangelistic. Hours and Salary are Full time and Negotiable. Please direct all inquiries to Director of Faith Formation at or (919) 848-8342.


RETREAT STAFF MEMBER: Well established program looking for faith-filled team member starting August 1, 2008. Work with four person team ministering to high school students during 2 day retreats at LaSalle Manor Retreat Center. Beautiful log cabin setting in Plano, IL (55 miles southwest of Chicago). Benefits include room/board, complete medical/dental, vehicle usage, salary and more. Youth ministry experience required. Contact Bob or Lori Dressel at (630) 552-3224 x101. Fax: at (630) 552-9160; or E-mail at or via our website:

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