Grace Salceanu is an educator and campus minister in the Bay Area.  Her work has spanned co-directing global education programs in the Philippines and El Salvador, leading retreats, organizing spiritual formation for youth and adults in San Francisco, and teaching theology.  She is a director of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius.  

Her other callings include being a mother to a vibrant 5-year-old and partner to her husband.

Spiritual lessons abound in both her professional and family life. She’s grateful for all the resilient, tenacious and dynamic people and communities who have formed, inspired, challenged and illuminated how God is at work in everything.



November 1, 2022

Solemnity of All Saints

Thank God for the communion of saints who are too steeped in God’s love to be petty and small. They are blessed, drawing us into the improbable ways of the Beatitudes, urging us to choose in humility the ways of mercy, righteousness, and peace.

March 21, 2021

Fifth Sunday of Lent

This Lent, we are asked to take the long view with Jesus. Who would we become if we were at home in God’s generous and reckless love? How would we use our time? Our lives?

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