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Photos from Jesuit Friends Alumni Sunday 2019

Nov. 6, 2019 - On October 19 and 20, 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. 

Jesuit Alumni Sunday was started as a way of bringing together alumni of Jesuit schools and friends of the Jesuits across the generations to rekindle their connection with the Society and each other. Liturgies were followed by receptions where participants had an opportunity to learn about the Ignatian programming in their area and meet program representatives.

Please join us for next year's Jesuit Friends and Alumni Sunday Masses which will be held on October 17 and 18, 2020.





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