Virginia is an experienced and certified Spiritual Director, preacher, author, and retreat master. Virginia has been engaged in
ministry for over twenty-five years, and offers spiritual direction, guided retreats, parish missions, parish programs, and consultation. Her professional background also includes years of experience as a Special Education/Learning Disabilities Specialist with training as a Counselor. Virginia Blass has engaged in collaborative ministries with both the Passionists of St. Paul of the Cross Province and with the Jesuits of the Tri-Province for many years. She has been on team in Retreat Centers in: Calvary Monastery in Shrewsbury, Ma; Eastern Point Retreat Center in Gloucester, Ma; Campion Center in Weston, Ma; and Bishop Molloy Retreat Center in Jamaica, N.Y. She is presently a member of the Passionist Preacher’s Mission Team. Virginia has also developed several resources in areas of parish social outreach, retreats, and Ignatian Spirituality.