Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Saint Peter’s College
January 16, 2015 – On a sweltering September day in 1965, a gathering of over 500 students, faculty members, administrators and members of the press, assembled in Dinneen Auditorium in Saint Peter’s College (now University) in Jersey City to hear a Baptist minister from Georgia talk about his vision for America’s future.
Sixteen Jesuit Priests Ordained in the United States
Society of Jesus Celebrates First Ordinations since Election of Jesuit Pope. Three months after the historic election of the first Jesuit Pope, the Society of Jesus (Jesuits), the largest order of priests and brothers in the Roman Catholic Church, ordained 16 new priests in June in the United States.