CLC's mission is to bring students together to engage in intentional conversations, explore tools of Ignatian Spirituality, and form meaningful relationships. Weekly small groups allow peers to open up in a supportive space about important topics such as spirituality as college students.

Christian Life Community Programs

The Beloved Retreat

Engage your creativity as a spiritual practice on this 24-hour retreat. This is a mid-semester break to deeply listen to yourself, others, and God in new, poignant, and playful ways.

Taize Prayer

Taizé is a form a Christian prayer originating from the ecumenical Christian community of Taizé in France. It is a simple, meditative form of worship, calling us to dwell deeply on Christ's presence around and within us. It is a time to "come away and rest for awhile".

Every other Monday, St. Ignatius Church
8:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 

February 12 & 26, March 11 & 25, April 8 & 22

General registration for the 2023 - 2024 academic year will be available soon! There is no application process, but all new members must register in order to be placed in a group.

If you are interested in joining a group after Sept. 19, 2023 please email

Sign up for CLC

Interested in joining an alumni group? Contact Danielle Scraramella.

Christine Cichello
Campus Minister for CLC

(617) 552-3475

CLC Council Members

CLC 2023 - 2024 Council Members

Kelly Bopp
Lily Harden
Amanda Hall
Angie Rosa
Mallory Fitzhenry (Co-president)
Johnny Koczela (Grad. Assistant)
Jack Breen
Frank Wilhelm
Henry Koch (Co-President)
John Kalil

History of CLC

CLC Northeast

Young Adult CLC (great resource for CLC Leaders!)

World CLC International

CLC - USA National

Jesuit East

Ignatian Spirituality

After participating in the Christian Life Community, students will be able to:

  1. Connect listening skills to appreciating silence in conversations and the need for communal discernment.
  2. Expand the love and care they experience in their relationships in CLC to behavior that is more inclusive and loving to others outisde of CLC.
  3. Relate prayer practices involving scripture and the imagination to lived experiences.