February 21, 2017 — The immersion experience is an intensive two months of learning about Indigenous spirituality, culture, and traditions, as well as our shared histories. While at times overwhelming, all agree that the experience is a crucial part of their training.
February 14, 2017 -- More than thirty writers from throughout the national Jesuit network will explore responses to injustice through a daily blog series entitled “Rise Up: A Lenten Call to Solidarity.”
February 9, 2017 -- Father Norm Dodge, SJ, doesn’t like talking about himself but prefers listening to others when they speak. This gift for listening well goes back to his years of being present for others during his lengthy career in the field of social work.
February 8, 2017 — The Jesuits' Central American Province, the Provincial Committee for the Social Apostolate, and the Jesuit Migration Network of Central America express their concern about recent U.S. immigration measures.
February 01, 2017 -- On January 31, the Director of Quebec City’s Islamic Cultural Centre of Quebec, accompanied Cardinal Cyprien Lacroix to a Mass where hundreds of Christians and Muslims prayed together for the victims of Sunday night’s attack on the Grand Mosque of Quebec.
January 27, 2017 — Standing on the steps of St. Aloysius Gonzaga Jesuit Church in Washington, D.C., today, Marquette University sophomore Steph Wissing gazed at the hundreds of students milling around and spoke about “how alive the young Church really is. … People don’t believe it, but I really believe it.”
January 26, 2017 -- Since 1914, the Church has used the World Day of Migrants and Refugees to highlight the great need for nations to welcome those seeking shelter from the evil and horrors that inflict their homelands.
Thirty years after Robert De Niro and Jeremy Irons portrayed Jesuits in the Academy Award-winning movie “The Mission,” the Society of Jesus figures prominently in a new film opening in theaters on Dec. 23.
December 14, 2016 — Moving quickly to strengthen the “Section for Refugees and Migrants” in the new Vatican department for the Promotion of Integral Human Development, Pope Francis has appointed as under-secretaries the well-known Canadian Jesuit Michael Czerny, S.J., and an Italian Scalabrini, Fr. Fabio Baggio.