As a symbol of our gratitude for our family, friends and benefactors, the Maryland, USA Northeast and Midwest Provinces are hosting Lenten days of prayer and reflection this March in Florida.
The Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces will also be holding a special breakfast on Thursday, March 7, with Jesuits and Friends in Naples, Florida. The Meet & Greet with Breakfast will take place from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m., and will feature our special guest, Very Rev. John J. Cecero, SJ, Provincial of the USA Northeast Province (pictured right). Join the conversation as updates on the activities of the USA Northeast and Maryland Provinces are shared.
Jan. 15, 2019 - Fr. James J. Curry, SJ, was called to eternal life on Jan. 14, 2019. He was born on July 13, 1944, in New York, N.Y., entered the Society of Jesus on Aug. 14, 1962, and was ordained on June 8, 1974, at Fordham University, Bronx, N.Y. He pronounced his final vows on May 31, 1984, at McQuaid Jesuit High School, Rochester, N.Y.
Jan. 7, 2019 - Fr. Lawrence E. Corcoran, SJ, was called to eternal life on Jan. 6, 2019. He was born on July 27, 1932, in Brookline, Mass., entered the Society of Jesus at Shadowbrook, Lenox, Mass., on July 30, 1950, and was ordained on June 15, 1963, at Weston College in Weston, Mass. He pronounced his final vows on Nov. 6, 1970.
Jan. 4, 2019 - Fr. Wayne P. Tkel, SJ was called to eternal life on Jan. 1, 2019, on the island of Peleliu in Palau. He was born on Sept. 3, 1963, in Koror, Palau, entered the Society of Jesus in 1990 at the Manresa Jesuit Novitiate in Koror, Palau, and was ordained on June 22, 2002, in Koror, Palau. He pronounced his final vows in 2009, also in Koror, Palau.
Jan. 3, 2019 - Fr. Clarence Joseph Burby, SJ, died peacefully at Campion Center on Sat, Dec. 29, 2018, at the age of 83. Throughout his life he ministered faithfully at numerous institutions throughout the Middle East: at Baghdad College; St. Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon; Maison St. Paul in Damascus, Syria; Equipes Notre Dame in Aleppo, Syria; and at The Jesuit Center in Amman, Jordan.
Dec. 3, 2018 - Fr. D. James French SJ, was called to eternal life on Dec. 2, 2018. He was born on Feb. 6, 1940, in Buffalo, N.Y., entered the Society of Jesus on July 30, 1962, and was ordained on May 25, 1974. He pronounced his final vows at Canisius High School, Buffalo, N.Y., on Aug. 15, 1986.