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2020 July 1-present: Member of Finance Committee, Board of Governors, Saint Paul University, Ottawa.
2018 October 1-present: Member of Editorial Board: Offerings: A Journal of Christian Spirituality and Practical Theology, Oblate School of Theology, San Antonio, TX, U.S.A. by Herder & Herder
2013-present: Director on the Board of Governors, Saint Paul University, Ottawa; member Governance and Nominations Committee; Member President’s Annual Evaluation Committee
2010-present: Member of Editorial Board: Vinayasādhana: Journal of Psycho-Spiritual Formation; Dharmaram College; Bangalore, India
2016 July 1 - July 1, 2020: Chair, Governance, Nominations and Rector’s Evaluation Committee of the Council of Administration (Board of Governors), Saint Paul University, Ottawa
2006-2010: Chair, Promotions Committee, Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality
2005-2006: President, international group Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality of the American Academy of Religion
2004-2005: Vice-President/President-Elect, Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality
2001-2004: Board Member Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality
1998-2002: Chair – Mysticism Group, American Academy of Religion
1996-present: Canadian Theological Society
1996-present: Société Canadienne de Théologie
1992-present: American Academy of Religion
1992-present: Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality
October 2, 2019: Saint Paul University, Ottawa, ON. Public conference and Book Launch: The 20-Minute Retreat: 18 Sessions With the Saints to Nourish Your Faith.
October 8, 2019: “Medically Assisted Suicide, Abortion, and Euthanasia: A Catholic Perspective,” conference; St. Michael Parish Catholic Women’s League, St. Michael Parish, Waterloo.
October 27, 2019: Galilee Centre, Arnprior, ON. Public conference and Book Launch: The 20-Minute Retreat: 18 Sessions With the Saints to Nourish Your Faith.
September 25-28, 2019: “Mimesis as Common Ground for Spirituality and Spiritual Theology,” Joint conference sponsored by the Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality and The Forum of Professors of Spiritual Theology in Italy, Peer-reviewed selection process. 20 minute conference. OFM Pontifical University Antonianum, Rome, Italy.
May 28-30, 2018: Workshop at Galilee Mission Centre, Arnprior, ON. “Mimetic Quality of the Spirituality of Space,” 5 talks of 1.5 hours ea.
June 28, 2017: “The Trinity Who Prays and Engages Other to Do the Same,” Plenary Session, Pray Without Ceasing Conference, Biannual International Meeting of the Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality/Universität Zürich, Kappel, Switzerland.
March 27, 2017: “The Spirituality of Óscar Arnulfo Romero,” Keynote address during the annual “Romero Days,” (March 24-28) Notre Dame University, IL, U.S.A.
January 17, 2016: “Les étapes vers l’union divine selon Jean de la Croix,” 3 hour Master seminar at Saint Paul University, Ottawa, in THO 5514 Étapes sur la voie de la plénitude. DES in Théologie contemplative et mentorat spiritual.
University of Waterloo
March 7-11, 2020: Holy Cross Parish Lenten Retreat, “Conversion in the Ordinary: Discovering God in Everyday Life,” 5 evening conferences, Georgetown, ON.
March 4, 2020: KW Serra Club, Lenten Retreat: “Let Us Live Joyfully in God,” Kitchener, ON.
February 7, 2020: Inaugural Conference “Older Adults Luncheon,” “The Spirituality of Retreat,” St. Michael Parish, Waterloo, ON.
November 25, 2019: Knights of Columbus, Waterloo, ON. Public conference and Book Launch: The 20-Minute Retreat: 18 Sessions With the Saints to Nourish Your Faith
November 2 & 3, 2019: Saint Jerome’s University Campus Ministry. Homily at Masses and Book Launch: The 20-Minute Retreat: 18 Sessions With the Saints to Nourish Your Faith.
October 15-19, 2019: Preached Retreat at School Sisters of Notre Dame Motherhouse, Hamilton, ON. “Endless Spirit.”
June 3-7, 2019: Preached Retreat for Congregation of the Resurrection, Resurrection Manor, Waterloo, ON. “Amoris Laetitia / The Joy of Love,” Apostolic Exhortation of Pope Francis. 9 Conferences of approximately 30 minutes each.
March 31 - April 3, 2019: Lenten Retreat at St. Teresa’s Parish, Kitchener, ON. “Conversion in the Ordinary: Discovering God in Everyday Life,” 4 conferences.
June 11-16, 2018: Preached Retreat at Sisters of St. Joseph Motherhouse, Hamilton, ON. “Living Trinitarian Life: An Invitation to Live With God Always.”
June 3, 2017: “Coequal Genders: Why Men Need to Pay More Attention to Women of Faith in Order to be Men of Faith,” Keynote Address (45 minutes), Marian Days, St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Waterdown, ON.
April 4, 2017: “Board Governance and Mission,” Workshop for Board of Directors, Galilee Community, Arnprior, Ontario.
March 11-15, 2017: “Conversion in the Ordinary: Discerning God in Everyday Life,” Preached Mission/Lenten Retreat, St. Michael’s Parish, Waterloo, Ontario.
May 8-13, 2016: “Retreat: Living Trinitarian Life: The Invitation to Live with God Always,” Galilee Mission Centre, Arnprior, ON.
June 19-21, 2015: “The Experience of God: Mysticism in Everyday Life,” Workshop/Retreat given at the Galilee Centre, Arnprior, ON.