Carving Out a Spiritual Home

National Catholic Reporter article written by Tom Roberts. It is a commentary article on the May 2009 IEC Gathering, written June 08, 2009.


Intentional Communities Find a Way

National Catholic Reporter article written by Tom Fox about William D'Antonio, written May 14, 2009.


Changing a Feudal Church

National Catholic Reporter review by Thomas Groome of Robert McClory's book As it Was in the Beginning: The Coming Democratization of the Catholic Church April 28, 2008.


From Holland, a Refreshing Notion

This editorial was in National Catholic Reporter, issue of December 14, 2007.


A Democratic Catholic Church?

This article was featured in the December 2007-January 2008 issue of Call to Action News.  It is also available online at cta-usa.org.


The Dutch Plan: Will Innovation Save This Church?

This article is from the National Catholic Reporter, issue of December 14, 2007.  It is a cover story, written by Robert McClory.


Dutch Priests Endorse Right of Laity to Choose Presiders

This article is from the National Catholic Reporter, issue of October 12, 2007.  It was written by Patricia Lefevere.


The Church and The Ministry

This article is about a 38-page booklet published by the Dutch Dominicans.  It was widely distributed to Dutch parishes, religious orders and bishops in August 2007.  It also may be found in the Special Documents section on NCRonline.org.


Excellent Parishes, Small Communities Work Out Future

National Catholic Reporter's article written by Tom Roberts, a commentary article on the May 2001 IEC Conference written September 07, 2001.


Can You Help?

The IEC Network Steering Committee occasional receives requests for guidance on starting an Intentional Eucharistic Community.  While each IEC is unique,  surely there are suggestions we can give to individuals who want to start an IEC.  If your IEC has anything resembling a manual or handbook, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..