Cannonball Moment at a Funeral

Patrick Saint-Jean, SJ, of Creighton University, opens his cannonball moment with the words: “A sad experience made me the happiest person in the world.” His godfather’s funeral took him to a Catholic church for the first time. where something in the sermon gave him consolation.

Check out the video below with Saint-Jean explaining his cannonball moment.

This video is part of an initiative by the Global Society of Jesus for the Ignatian Year.

Discover more cannonball moments with dotMagis bloggers and friends in July. It is part of 31 Days of St. Ignatius, our month-long celebration of Ignatian spirituality.

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