Companions In the Ministry of the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises

Companions In the Ministry of the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises

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Portrait of St Ignatius Loyola by Peter Paul Rubens Companions In the Ministry of the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises is located in Bardon, Kew Victoria.

Companions is the Australasian professional organisation for those trained to give the Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius Loyola.  It has members in every Australian state, in New Zealand and in several South East Asian countries.

Companions aims to promote and encourage a Community of Consolation in the Ignatian tradition for givers of the Spiritual Exercises.  In addition Companions is a body that registers those suitably trained to give the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises and develops standards for this ministry. 


The benefits of membership include

  • Meeting with other members at our annual conference
  • Developing deep and lasting friendships;
  • Furthering the range and depth of your understanding of Ignatian spirituality
  • Helping to build up the ministry by your personal contribution to Companions. 


Companions Team Members

Anne Wakatama, Cecilia Formby, Ludmilla Milo, Mary McInerney, John Reilly SJ, Michael Ryan SJ, Dale Keenan, Kevin Gallagher, Lynette Toohey, Sr Lynette Toohey rscj, Iain Radvan sj.


Contact Details

  • Secretary Cecilia Formby
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  • 0447 176 760
  • P.O. Box 2260 Kew Victoria 3101