Feb. 9, 2016 – As director of mission for Jesuit Refugee Service/USA, Fr. Leo O’Donovan, SJ, will increase awareness of JRS/USA's message globally. Meet Fr. O'Donovan and learn more about JRS/USA, the major refugee outreach arm of U.S. Jesuits and their institutional ministries.
Feb. 8, 2016 - Forty colleagues from Jesuit secondary and pre-secondary traveled to Spain last June for a pilgrimage to travel in the footsteps of the founder of the Society of Jesus, St. Ignatius. Click below to read the full article from JESUITS magazine.
Feb. 5, 2016 - For Pope Francis’ 2016 prayer intentions, the Apostleship of Prayer has launched a new website and app featuring a video of the pontiff discussing his intention for that month. In his second video, Pope Francis speaks on his February intention of care for creation.
Feb. 3, 2016 - The Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces sponsored a “Jesuits in Trusteeship” workshop at Boston College High School from Jan. 8 to 9. This workshop was an invitation for Jesuits to explore what it means to be a Jesuit trustee, with particular focus on our secondary and pre-secondary schools.
Feb. 3, 2016 - Jesuit Refugee Service has launched the Mercy in Motion campaign to support the JRS Global Education Initiative, a worldwide effort by Jesuit Refugee Service to expand educational programs to refugees.
Feb. 2, 2016 - Last year more than 300 students from 42 Jesuit high schools proudly waved their school flags and marched in Philadelphia to see Pope Francis during his visit to the United States. Click below to read the full article from JESUITS magazine.
Feb. 1, 2016 - On Mon., Jan. 25, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor visited Saint Ignatius School in the Bronx, N.Y., to meet and speak with the students. Justice Sotomayor spoke about her life as a young girl growing up in the Bronx, and then chatted with students during a 30-minute Q&A session.
Jan. 28, 2016 - During 2016, the Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces will share monthly stories that feature ways Jesuits, lay collaborators and our ministries are responding to Pope Francis' call to care for our common home. The first article focuses on what the parishioners at St. Ignatius Parish in Chestnut Hill, Mass., are doing to care for the environment.
Jan. 21, 2016 - From Ash Wednesday through Easter Sunday, the Ignatian Solidarity Network (ISN) will offer a daily Lenten reflection in part of a series entitled Lift Every Voice, which will encourage participants to journey toward racial justice.
Jan. 20, 2016 - In a recent letter released to the Fordham Prep community, Jesuit Fr. Christopher Devron, school president, announced that after a five-month search, the school’s next principal will be Dr. Joseph Petriello ’98.
Jan. 19, 2016 - Many of the Jesuits in the Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces were asked by local and national media for their thoughts on Pope Francis, the first Jesuit pope since St. Ignatius founded the order in 1534. Click below to read the full article from JESUITS magazine.
Jan. 15, 2016 - Chris Ryan a Jesuit in formation, wrote a reflection about his experiences in Mexico working with migrants and how this pastoral work helped prepare him for a life of service in the Society. Click below to read the full article from JESUITS magazine.
Jan. 13, 2016 - In recognition of their selfless efforts in the church and in the community, Charles “Chuck” Clough Jr., and his wife, Gloria, will be presented with the Ad Maiorem Dei Gloriam Award, at the 2016 Jesuit GALA in April.
Jan. 13, 2016 - In a letter to the parishioners of St. Ignatius Church in Chestnut Hill, Mass., Fr. Provincial John Cecero, SJ, announced that Cardinal Seán O’Malley, archbishop of Boston, had accepted his appointment of Fr. Joseph Costantino, SJ, as St. Ignatius' new pastor starting on June 1, 2016.
January 12, 2016 - Fr. Daniel Berrigan’s vocation as a Jesuit often put him at odds with the status quo in his quest for peace and justice. Read more about his life and work in an article from the most recent issue of JESUITS magazine.
Jan. 8, 2016 - For Pope Francis’ 2016 prayer intentions, the Apostleship of Prayer has launched a new website and app featuring a video of the pontiff discussing his intention for that month. In his first video, Pope Francis speaks on his January intention of interreligious dialogue.
Dec. 30, 2015 - As 2015 comes to a close, we invite you to view some of the news stories that captivated and engaged our readers. From the Pope’s visit, to Jesuit ordinations at the Fordham University Church; from recovery efforts at our schools in Micronesia to generations of Jesuit high school alumni gathering for Turkey Bowl football games, this has been a banner year for the Jesuits and our colleagues.
Dec. 16, 2015 – In a new hour-long documentary airing on PBS, Lidia Bastianich celebrates her native Italian holiday traditions, and describes her experiences as a Catholic immigrant living for two years in a refugee camp after fleeing the former Yugoslavia.