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January 15, 2020 — In the latest installment of Liturgical Press's "People of God" series, author Jon M. Sweeney takes a deep dive into the life and legacy of Fr. James Martin, SJ.

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January 6, 2020 — This National Migration Week, Jesuit leaders urge us to support and advocate for migrants, refugees, and asylum seekers.

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Jan. 2, 2020 - This month Pope Francis is asking us to join him in praying for the Promotion of World Peace. "We pray that Christians, followers of other religions, and all people of goodwill may promote together peace and justice in the world."

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January 1, 2020 — As the new year begins, Jesuits.org invites you to reflect on 2019 with this Ignatian Annual Examen courtesy of Xavier University’s Jesuitresource.org.

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Jan. 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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December 17, 2019 — In honor of Pope Francis' 83rd birthday, here are 83 things the Jesuits love about Pope Francis.

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Dec. 16, 2019 - The Church of St. Francis Xavier recently held a Lessons and Carols concert. The parish filmed and live-streamed the event. We invite you to watch the archived stream of the full concert.

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Dec. 16, 2019 - The USA Northeast Province is now part of the AmazonSmile program, where Amazon.com donates 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to organizations selected by customers. This program does not add a cost to the price of purchases, the money comes from Amazon.com.

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December 16, 2019 — “Above all, trust in the slow work of God,” reads Pierre Teilhard de Chardin’s prayer, Patient Trust.

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December 12, 2019 — Three Jesuit schools — Spring Hill College, McQuaid Jesuit High School and Creighton Preparatory School — have named new presidents.

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December 9, 2019 — The first indigenous Mass organized by the Church of the Gesù took this year, to the sounds of the indigenous teweikan drums in a prayerful atmosphere.

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Dec. 9, 2019 - This month Pope Francis is asking us to join him in praying for the future of the very young. "Let us pray that every country decides to take necessary measures to make the future of children a priority, especially the future of children who are suffering today."

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December 4, 2019 — Fr. Dan Corrou, SJ recently attended the first vows of two Jesuits in Beirut, Lebanon, amidst cries of revolution.

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December 3, 2019 — Today is the feast day of St. Francis Xavier, SJ, one of the first Jesuits, who is considered by some to be the greatest missionary since the time of the Apostles.

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Dec. 1, 2019 - Earlier this 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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Nov. 18, 2019 - Each year on Dec. 3, Jesuits worldwide celebrate the feast of St. Francis Xavier, who was sent to the East by St. Ignatius as a missionary and would travel to India as well as Japan. Dec. 3, 2019, is Giving Tuesday, an opportunity for people to support organizations like our Jesuit province.

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Nov. 14, 2019 - From October 21 through the 31st, 21 men and women joined the USA Northeast Province for a once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage through Portugal. View photo highlights and read more about their experience.

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November 12, 2019 — Hundreds of advocates, including several Ignatian and other faith-based organizations, gathered outside the Supreme Court today to show support for DACA.

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November 11, 2019 — Yael Balbuena Basto’s voice fills with emotion. “I am here to break the cycle of fear,” he says to an audience of fellow students and teachers at Brophy Prep.

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Nov. 8, 2019 - Pope Francis recently addressed 210 participants in the congress of the 50th anniversary of the Social Justice and Ecology Secretariat, accompanied by the Superior General of the Society of Jesus, Father Arturo Sosa SJ.

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Nov. 6, 2019 - Last month, hundreds of Jesuit-educated alumni and friends of the Society gathered at 23 parishes and schools for the fifth annual Jesuit Friends and Alumni Sunday Masses.

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Nov. 6, 2019 - This fall, seven Jesuit high schools - Fairfield Prep, Fordham Preparatory School, Loyola School, Regis High School, Saint Joe's Prep, Saint Peter's Prep, and Xavier High School - are competing to help fill local food banks and pantries with provisions for families in need.

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November 6, 2019 — Fr. Greene will assume his duties on July 31, 2020.

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Nov. 5, 2019 - This month Pope Francis is asking us to join him in praying for Dialogue and reconciliation in the Middle East in the Church. "Today, many Christian communities, together with Jewish and Muslim communities, work here for peace, reconciliation, and forgiveness. Let us pray that a spirit of dialogue, encounter, and reconciliation emerge in the Middle East."

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November 4, 2019 — Jesuit organizations are meeting in Rome this week to mark 50 years of the Social Justice and Ecology Secretariat.

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