Jesuit Word of the Day

Examen

Examination of conscience. Found in the Spiritual Exercises (No. 43) and consisting of five points:

1. Become aware of God’s presence.
2. Review the day with gratitude.
3. Pay attention to your emotions.
4. Choose one feature of the day and pray from it.
5. Look toward tomorrow.

– Source: http://www.ignatianspirituality.com/ignatian-prayer/the-examen/#sthash.45LlSqcF.dpuf

If you would like a Jesuit Examen card, please contact Christiana Weller at weller@nysj.org or 212-774-5548 and we would be happy to send one to you!

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