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FUNNY IN PARTS: The Diary of a Foreign Service Officer; John J. Eddy; (bookstore); 408 pp.; $20.



SAN DAMIANO RETREAT – Danville, California. We are a Franciscan retreat and conference center located thirty-five miles east of San Francisco providing an ideal location for those seeking retreat and vacation time in the Bay Area. We offer Weekend and Mid-week Retreats, Private Retreats and Conference Center space in a peaceful, serene setting. Upcoming Silent Contemplative Retreats: Sr. Ishpriya: June 22–26, Fr. Dan Riley, OFM: July 26–31, and Fr. Dan Manger, OSB, Cam: July 31–Aug. 2. Phone: (925) 837-9141, website:, and, for conference and meeting space contact Lisa: For private retreats (with or without spiritual direction) and sponsored retreats, contact Kateri:


Director, Center for Spirituality

Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN, seeks a dynamic and creative director for its Center for Spirituality, an internationally recognized center. Now in its thirtieth year, the Center fosters an academic climate for the study of spirituality, develops and facilitates programs, activities and projects that engage the college and civic community in fruitful dialogue and in theologically grounded praxis. Grounded in the tradition of the Sisters of the Holy Cross, the Center fosters engagement with the multifaceted nature of spirituality and cross-disciplinary inquiry, reminding the college and others that the life of the mind and the life of the spirit are intimately connected and mutually enriching.

Candidates will be Roman Catholic with a doctoral degree in theology/spirituality or related fields; will have demonstrated excellence in academic leadership and familiarity with current issues in spirituality/theology; and will have a robust network of academic as well as other professional colleagues and prospective lecturers.

Qualified candidates should submit a résumé to: Director of Human Resources, Saint Mary’s College, Facilities Building, Notre Dame, IN 46556 or send electronically to Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the college’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing racial and ethnic diversity at all levels—students, faculty, and staff—and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.