father_bob_colaresiWeekend Assistant
(630) 355-8980

Fr. Bob is a regular weekend assistant . A native of Connecticut, he was ordained in 1967 – spent 20 years in secondary Catholic education, serving as Principal of Joliet Catholic HS from 1975 – 1998. After serving as Carmelite Regional Provincial for 8 years, he became Director of the Carmelite Spiritual Center in Darien, as well as the Society of the Little Flower. He leads pilgrimages to the Holy Land and other biblical sites, and organizes our annual Mens’ and Womens’ retreats.