Sister Barbara Bir, OSU
Sister Barbara Bir, OSU, journey as a spiritual director began in 1999 under the training of Fr. Jim Keegan, SJ, and other fine spiritual directors in the Archdiocese of Louisville. She has companioned people of varied faiths individually in private direction and in eight day private retreats at Kordes Retreat Center in Ferdinand, IN, and at the Jesuit Spiritual Center in Milford, OH. In addition she has served on teams who have given retreats to homeless women and with women who have survived sexual and/or domestic violence. Her ministry also includes giving days of prayer through the Angela Merici Center and other places.