Men’s Ski Hut Trip

April 1-5, 2020

Men of all ages looking to grow as leaders in their workplace, community, and family are invited to participate in this retreat, led by Fr Nathan Cromly. The retreat will begin at St. Mary Catholic Church in Aspen, with departure early Thursday morning to the backcountry with daily schedule to include: Morning & Evening Prayer, Mass, Adoration, Spiritual Direction, Lectures & Discussion, Outdoor Excursion, and Networking with Catholic Business Leaders & Entrepreneurs.



Theological Landscape of Middle Earth

Aug 26, 2019

6:45pm – 9:00pm
Saint John Institute
4775 South Pearl Street, Englewood, CO 80113

Come hear about the Theology in J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy books, including The Lord of the Rings with newly published author Fr. Francis of the Child Jesus, CSJ (Community of St. John). He will speak about his new book on this topic. Doors open at 6:45pm. Author/Speaker introduction at 7pm. Q&A at 8pm, followed by closing prayer and book sale/signing at 8:30pm. Light refreshments provided. All are welcome! Event is free!

Books will be for sale Author will be available to sign your book!


Deo Gratias Dinner and Ribbon Cutting

Oct 19, 2019

6:00pm – 9:00pm
Eagle Eye Center for Innovation
4775 South Pearl Street, Englewood, CO 80113

We invite you to join us as we give thanks to God for the fruitfulness of the ministry. This special night will include a ribbon-cutting of our newly renovated student residence building! Join us for dinner and drinks, community, and a glimpse into the vision of our Founder, Father Nathan Cromly, as we open the doors to a bright future at SJI!

Tickets: $50/individual, $80/couple
Attire: Evening Casual
Nursing babies welcome



“Raise Up Saints To Lead” National Summit Retreat

Oct 19, 2019

8:00am – 3:00pm
Eagle Eye Center for Innovation
4775 South Pearl Street, Englewood, CO 80113

As a small way to say “thank you” for being involved with the Saint John Institute, we invite you to a free day retreat with Father Nathan! Be inspired to “Dare Great Things for Christ” in your personal, professional, and spiritual life. Don’t miss this unique formation opportunity where you will discover the intersection of leadership and holiness.

Check-in begins at 7:30am with a continental breakfast offered. Lunch will be provided.


35 Sunrise Call To Participation Hike

Ecclesia Denver: Denver, CO

6/24/2019 – 7/07/2019

Join us for Ecclesia Denver!
Two weeks of formation including philosophy and theology classes each day
Formal and informal discussion outside of class time
Opportunities for spiritual direction
Full immersion across the spectrum of Catholic liturgy – Mass, adoration, the divine office, and devotions
Formation in fraternal charity
Development of culture/cultural events
Recreation/Day hike

Ecclesia is for young adults ages 18-35 who want:

To find their place in the church and the the world
To discern their gifts
Deeper friendship with Jesus
Deep companionship with other young Catholics
Intellectual rigor
To be challenged to grow in all aspects of their Christian life

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