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June 5, 2020 - This month Pope Francis is asking us to join him in praying for the people suffering in the world. "We can help them by accompanying them along an itinerary full of compassion which transforms people’s lives."

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June 1, 2020 - Last year, the Jesuits announced four new Universal Apostolic Preferences. One of these preferences was "To collaborate in the care of our Common Home," a call to protect the environment. To help answer this call, we will be sharing a series of monthly ecology reflections.

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June 1, 2020 - Fr. James J. Fedigan, SJ, was called to eternal life on May 31, 2020. Fr. Fedigan died in Murray-Weigel Hall, Bronx, N.Y., from causes unrelated to the coronavirus. Fr. Fedigan was born on June 3, 1932 in New York, N.Y., entered the Society of Jesus on Sept. 7, 1951, and was ordained on June 10, 1965. He pronounced his final vows on Feb. 2, 1968.

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June 1, 2020 — “As a black man living in America, the video of George Floyd’s suffocation cues unhealed experiences with police in this country and makes me less optimistic that change between the Black community and the police will soon change."

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May 29, 2020 - Fr. Donald J. Moore, SJ, died on May 27, 2020, at Murray-Weigel Jesuit Community, Bronx, N.Y. He was 91 years old. May Fr. Moore now be welcomed into eternal life.

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May 27, 2020 - Now more than ever, we invoke God to wipe away the darkness of anxiety, allowing us to be guided by the light of Christ and to trust in God’s promise of new life. Over the last few months, our Jesuit provinces have been in a place we don’t often find ourselves, a place that saw our schools closed, parishes empty, and the halls of our retreat centers giving new meaning to the word “silent.”

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May 21, 2020 - Nativity Preparatory School in Boston has announced that Mr. Gadisa Goso has been named the next principal effective for the 2020-2021 academic year. Mr. Goso is member of Nativity Prep's class of 1997 and previously taught at Nativity.

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May 19, 2020 — A new report released today from Jesuit Refugee Service/USA and the Jesuit Conference brings to life the real and often heart breaking consequences of US asylum policies.

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May 18, 2020 — May marks the fifth anniversary of the publication of Laudato Si’. Through this landmark encyclical, Pope Francis called the Church and all people to transform our relationship with creation.

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Dr. Joseph Sclafani, a member of the Ignatian Volunteer Corps in New York, is part of a team tasked with transcribing the diaries of Dorothy Day.

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May 13, 2020 - Fr. Daniel Lahart, SJ, president of Regis High School recently asked one of the school’s alumni, Dr. Anthony Fauci, class of ’58, to record a video for the Jesuit graduates of 2020.

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May 12, 2020 - Susan Baber has been named the Associate Provincial Assistant for Secondary Education for the new USA East Jesuit Province. The new province will come into being on July 31, Susan will assume this new role in August.

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May 5, 2020 - Let us pray that deacons, faithful in their service to the Word and the poor, may be an invigorating symbol for the entire Church.

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May 4, 2020 - Thursday, May 7, 2020, would have been our 2020 Jesuit GALA honoring the works of the Jesuits of the USA Northeast Province and the importance of our mission of giving for others. In these challenging times we must celebrate those who continue to give of themselves For the Greater Glory of God.

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May 1 marks the annual Religious Brothers Day, when we celebrate our Jesuit Brothers who go wherever they are needed and do whatever needs to be done.

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May 1, 2020 - Last year, the Jesuits announced four new Universal Apostolic Preferences. One of these preferences was "To collaborate in the care of our Common Home," a call to protect the environment. To help answer this call, we will be sharing a series of monthly ecology reflections.

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April 22, 2020 - Today is the Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of the Society of Jesus. USA Northeast Provincial Fr. John Cecero, SJ, has written a letter about the significance of this day for Jesuits. Read his full letter and view his recorded video message.

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April 8, 2020 - This month Pope Francis is asking us to join him in praying for Liberation from Addictions. "We pray that those suffering from addiction may be properly helped and accompanied."

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April 2, 2020 — Fr. Arturo Sosa, SJ, shared reflections with the global Ignatian family in light of COVID-19.

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April 1, 2020 - Last year, the Jesuits announced four new Universal Apostolic Preferences. One of these preferences was "To collaborate in the care of our Common Home," a call to protect the environment. To help answer this call, we will be sharing a series of monthly ecology reflections.

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March 30, 2020 - Fr. Joseph A. O’Hare SJ, was called to eternal life on March 29, 2020, at 9 p.m. He was born on February 12, 1931 in New York, N.Y., entered the Society of Jesus at St. Andrew-on-Hudson, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., on July 30, 1948, and was ordained on June 17, 1961. He pronounced his final vows on August 15, 1965.

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March 25, 2020 — Henry Ossawa Tanner’s “The Annunciation” inspires insight into today's feast — and our new global reality.

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March 24, 2020 — Today marks the 40th anniversary of the assassination and martyrdom of St. Oscar Romero, renowned archbishop of San Salvador and outspoken advocate for justice during El Salvador’s civil war.

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March 23, 2020 - Unfortunately, due to the Coronavirus pandemic that is currently taking place in our country and throughout the world, we are cancelling the 2020 Jesuits GALA in Boston. Read a letter from USA Northeast Jesuit Province Provincial Fr. John Cecero, SJ, on this difficult decision.

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March 18, 2020 - As the world continues to make sense of the COVID-19 outbreak, we have collected some resources that you can use during this tumultuous time.

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