International house of spiritual discernment and formation

Inspired by the persons and writings of
Hans Urs von Balthasar, Adrienne von Speyr and Henri de Lubac
Founded in 1990 under the patronage of Cardinal Ratzinger and located in Rome

Casa Balthasar, current location in Rome

Casa Balthasar

In Rome, a place to discern a vocation and a center of studies to answer the world’s need for radical Christian commitment.

Cor Mundi

«Cor Mundi»

A network of laypersons engaged in studies or professions who want consecration to Christ in the world and from within the world.

Accademia Balthasar

Studies to lead towards the spirit of greater faith and love of the Lord which distinguishes Balthasar, Lubac and Von Speyr.

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John the Baptist: "Behold the Lamb of God"

Spiritual Exercises

Saint Ignatius’ Spiritual Exercises are a method by which Christians can seek actively, through a conversion to the Good News, a life of personally following Christ  – and this – within the Church with the aim of choosing in Her a particular place to “remain” and “bear fuit” (John) for the world.

Spiritual Exercises personally guided

From the evening of December 22th to the morning of December 31th 2016

Casa Balthasar

P. Jacques Servais S.J.
(cell. 348 764 6022 •



Confession in Modern Literature

Calderón de la Barca, A. Manzoni, V.-M. Hugo, F. M. Dostoevskij,

K. Chesterton, G. Bernanos, T. S. Eliot, T. N. Wilder, B. Brecht, R. Schneider


8.30 a.m. – 12.00 a.m.

leaded by Andrea Brutto

Via Nomentana 236 – 00162 ROMA





Introduction to Dante and the Divina Commedia

according Balthasar’s presentation

11th – 20th July

leaded by Andrea Brutto

Via Nomentana 236 – 00162 ROMA