Fr Joe Laramie SJ is the new North American director of the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network [Apostleship of Prayer], based in Milwaukee. This 175-year-old Jesuit ministry promotes devotion to the Sacred Heart, Ignatian spirituality, and the monthly prayer intentions of the pope.

He is the author of Abide in the Heart of Christ: a 10-Day Personal Retreat with St. Ignatius Loyola, based on the Spiritual Exercises (Ave Maria Press, Notre Dame IN; Sept 2019).

He has taught at Regis Jesuit High School in Colorado and Rockhurst High School in Kansas City and served as a campus minister at Saint Louis University. He has led several 8-day retreats for FOCUS missionaries.

He has appeared on EWTN Live, Leah Darrow’s Lux U, Busted Halo, the Jesuitical podcast, and speaks monthly on Relevant Catholic Radio. He has written for America Magazine.

More info:, Twitter: @JoeLaramieSJ