June 14, 2018 - Several Jesuit organizations and 12 U.S.-based Jesuit law schools are strongly opposing the recent decision by Attorney General Jeff Sessions that seeks to rule out most claims of domestic and gang violence for asylum seekers arriving in the U.S. Read their statement.
June 14, 2018 - Meet the six Jesuits from the East Coast provinces who were ordained priests at the Fordham University Church on June 9, 2018. Their ordination symbolizes life and hope for the Church, the ongoing proclamation of the Gospel, and humble and loving service of God’s people.
June 6, 2018 - Earlier this year more than 40 friends and benefactors of the Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces gathered in Florida to meet members of our advancement and communications team. This was an opportunity to reconnect with friends of the provinces and take part in a Lenten reflection.
June 5, 2018 - In his June prayer video, Pope Francis spoke on the use of social media. “May the digital network not be a place of alienation. May it be a concrete place, a place rich in humanity,” said Pope Francis in his monthly prayer video. “Let us pray together that social networks may work towards that inclusiveness which respects others for their differences.”
May 30, 2018 - Our 2017 digital annual report celebrates Ignatian Accompaniment, and the many ways that donors to the USA Northeast Province are supporting the Jesuit mission of serving those most in need.
May 28, 2018 — Jesuit Superior General Father Arturo Sosa Ascobal, SJ, recently gave a 30-minute interview aired through Salt and Light Media, touching on the latest priorities of the Society of Jesus and what it means to have a Jesuit pope.
May 23, 2018 - Pope Francis believes that media can be used for the good of humanity as well as a way to connect people and foster dialogue. Read an article from our magazine highlighting some of the Jesuits and ministries throughout our provinces using media to minister on the frontiers of the Church, at the service of an authentic culture of encounter.
May 21, 2018 — Jesuit Superior General Fr. Arturo Sosa, SJ, capped off the second day of his trip to Canada with a visit to Martyrs’ Shrine in Midland, Ontario, which honors six Jesuits and two lay martyrs from the 17th-century missions.
May 19, 2018 — On day one of his first official visit to Canada since being elected Superior General of the Jesuits in late 2016, Fr. Arturo Sosa, S.J., started his agenda-packed day at Regis College in Toronto doing something he loves: meeting Jesuits in formation.
May 18, 2018 - Father Arturo Sosa Abascal, SJ, the 31st Superior General of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits) will be visiting Canada from May 18 – 30. Watch a video greeting, released ahead of his visit.
May 16, 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. Read more about these Ignatian leaders.
May 14, 2018 - On June 9, six East Coast province Jesuits will be ordained priests at the Fordham University Church. Their ordinations come after extensive formation experiences that are deeply rooted to the traditions and the vision of our Jesuit founder, St. Ignatius Loyola. Their ordination symbolizes life and hope for the Church, the ongoing proclamation of the Gospel, and humble and loving service of God’s people.
May 11, 2018 - The commencement speakers set to address thousands of graduates of the 12 East Coast Jesuit colleges and universities are a diverse group of inspiring men and women, including a 101-year-old literary pioneer who may be the oldest person ever to deliver a commencement speech.
May 10, 2018 - On May 3, Grace Regan was missioned as president Boston College High School by Fr. John Cecero, SJ, provincial of the USA Northeast Province of the Society of Jesus. More than 40 Jesuits attended the missioning mass, which celebrated Regan as the first female lay leader of the school.
May 8, 2018 - The Jesuit Volunteer Corps (JVC) is currently searching for a new president. JCV is the largest lay Catholic full-time volunteer program in the world. Read more for details on how to apply.
May 4, 2018 - In his May prayer video, Pope Francis spoke on the mission of the laity. “Lay people are on the front line of the life of the Church. We need their testimony regarding the truth of the Gospel and their example of expressing their faith by practicing solidarity,” said Pope Francis.
April 26, 2018 - Earlier this week, Fairfield Prep, Fordham Prep, Loyola High School, Regis High School and Xavier High School participated in the Ignatian Social Justice Tournament in an effort to earn money for charities of their choosing.
April 24, 2018 — The new Jesuit Archives & Research Center hosted its first academic event, a symposium on Jesuits and the Sciences, with Fr. David Brown, SJ, of the Vatican Observatory as the keynote speaker.