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Nov. 2, 2018 — This fall, six Jesuit high schools - Fairfield Prep, Fordham Preparatory School, Loyola School, Regis High School, 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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Oct. 31, 2018 - Today, the Jesuits East Facebook page of the Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces surpassed 10,000 Likes. For several years, the page has offered updates and invited followers to be part of a community of people united by a shared Ignatian identity.

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Oct. 24, 2018 - The presidents of the USA Northeast Province high schools hosted a dinner on Oct. 5 to express gratitude and heartfelt thanks to Meg Florentine, who completed her service as provincial assistant for secondary education.

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Oct. 22, 2018 - More than 700 men and women for others gathered at 24 parishes and schools for the fourth annual Jesuit Friends and Alumni Sunday Masses. They join the more than 2,000 men and women for others who have attended in previous years.

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Oct. 22, 2018 - The "Jesuit Classic" is volleyball competition between Jesuit schools from across the country. This year's tournament took place at McQuaid Jesuit in Rochester with four teams participating -- McQuaid, Canisius, Loyola Blakefield from Townsend, Md., and Colegio San Ignacio de Loyola from San Juan, P.R.

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October 19, 2018 — Today, the Society of Jesus celebrates the eight North American Martyrs.

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October 18, 2018 — The Jesuits issued a statement of continued solidarity with the people of Nicaragua on the six-month anniversary of nonviolent protests.

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October 17, 2018 — On Oct. 20, the Catholic Church will beatify Jesuit Father Tiburcio Arnaiz Muñoz in Málaga, Spain, where he is recognized as “apostle of the city.”

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Oct. 18, 2018 - The Society of Jesus in the U.S., Canada and Haiti welcomed 40 new Jesuit novices this fall at novitiates in California, Louisiana, Minnesota, New York, Quebec and Haiti. They have selflessly offered their lives to the service of the marginalized, to the church, to God and to each other.

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Oct. 17, 2018 - Spanish Jesuit Fr. Jose Luis Iriberri, will be visiting the East Coast to give a series of talks promoting the Ignatian Camino, a pilgrimage/trekking trail that traces Ignatius' famous pilgrimage in 1522 from Loyola to Montserrat and Manresa.

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Oct. 14, 2018 — Today, Pope Francis canonized: Pope Paul VI and Archbishop Oscar Romero of San Salvador, El Salvador. Carrying Pope Paul VI’s pastoral staff and wearing the blood-stained belt of Archbishop Romero, Pope Francis formally recognized them, and five others, as saints.

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October 12, 2018 — On this day in 1963, U.S. Jesuit Father Walter Ciszek arrived in New York after 23 years in Russia in Siberian labor camps and Soviet prisons.

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Oct. 10, 2018 - On Sept. 27, friends of the Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces visited the Metropolitan Museum in New York City for a guided tour of Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, led by Fr. Leo O’Donovan, SJ, president emeritus of Georgetown University.

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Oct. 10, 2018 - In his October prayer video, Pope Francis is asking us to join him in praying the Rosary to the Virgin Mary and the prayer to St. Michael the Archangel to fight against the power of evil and to protect the Church.

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October 5, 2018 — Known as "The Magis," the guesthouse provides a place where Jesuits and other religious can recharge.

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October 4, 2018 — Pope Francis asked bishops to be bold, honest, open-minded, charitable and, especially, prayerful as they begin the three-week meeting.

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October 3, 2018 — Today the Society of Jesus celebrates the feast of St. Francis Borgia, SJ (1510-1572), the third Superior General of the Society of Jesus.

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Sept. 27, 2018 - Earlier this month the USA Northeast Province held two Masses in celebration of our Jesuit jubilarians. The province is grateful to these men celebrating jubilees for their wholehearted response to God’s call to serve.

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September 26, 2018 — Most Rev. Robert J. Carlson, archbishop of St. Louis, blessed the city's new Jesuit Archives & Research Center (JARC).

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September 17, 2018 — Today is the feast day of Saint Robert Bellarmine (1542–1621), a Jesuit who was one of the most important cardinals of the Catholic Reformation.

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September 14, 2018 — Ever wondered how Jesuits become Jesuits? The total journey toward Jesuit priesthood or formed brotherhood can take from eight to 13 years.

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September 10, 2018 — Jesuit institutions were featured prominently on the 2019 U.S. News & World Report annual rankings of the best U.S. colleges and universities.

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Sept. 7, 2018 - In his September prayer video, Pope Francis asked us in joining him in praying for the young people in Africa. "Let us pray that young people in Africa may have access to education and work in their own countries.”

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Aug. 29, 2018 - In our most recent issue of JESUITS magazine, we wrote about some of the new leaders working at our Jesuit apostolates in the Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces.

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August 23, 2018 — Twenty-six Jesuit novices in Canada and the United States professed first vows of poverty, chastity and obedience this month. A novice spends two years at the novitiate for the first stage of Jesuit formation, culminating in first vows — a public profession of commitment to the Society of Jesus.

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