A Place of Beauty and Sustenance

where nature gives strength to mind, body and soul

Retreats & Training

Since 1964 Loyola House has welcomed people of all faiths to deepen their spirituality through the retreats and programs offered. The venue is also an outstanding location for business conferences, meetings and special events.

“Ignatius food tastes better!”

…is often said by those who purchase a fresh, certified organic produce share at Ignatius Farm. Join your local organic community. Let us grow produce for you or rent a community garden plot and grow your own!

Explore Our Land

The Ignatius Old-Growth Forest, the 500-year project offers an inspiring setting for people of all ages to engage, learn and connect with the natural world. We offer walking trails, education programs, work placements and community activity days – all opportunities to learn about ecology, conservation and restoration.

Sacred Ground

The Sacred Ground Capital Campaign will ensure the sustainability of Loyola House Retreat & Training Centre and the Ignatius Old-Growth Forest - the 500 year project. The impact of your gift will be felt for generations.

Volunteer efforts help bring brook trout back to Guelph area creek

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The Marden Creek restoration project has been a work in progress for a little over 10 years, and volunteers are now beginning to see strong evidence that their efforts are…

Jesuit Centre building could become apartments for adults with disabilities

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Guelph Mercury – When the Ignatius Jesuit Centre put out the call a couple of years ago for expressions of interest for its Orchard Park Office Centre, there was no shortage…

Director of apartment complex for disabled clarifies his vision

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Guelph Today – Mark Enchin, the director of a proposed sustainable and affordable apartment complex at the site of the Ignatius Jesuit Centre, said Monday there is some misconception about what…