Canadian Jesuits International (CJI) is an apostolate of the Jesuits in Canada, which seeks to promote the justice of God’s kingdom and to find God in all cultures and religions in our world, especially among those who are most marginalized. CJI works with Jesuit and other partners rooted in the Jesuit tradition to support communities in their struggles for peace and social justice in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
There are many ways to get involved with the Jesuits in Canada. You may:
- Request or read one of the publications from the Jesuits and related apostolates
- Join or volunteer with one of our many ministries. Contact us to find out how.
- Learn about Ignatian Spirituality, and find resources to incorporate them into your spiritual life.
If you would like to find out the various ways you can support the Jesuits financially, and to donate, click Support Us.
You can also get involved through the various ways below:
Prayer and Spiritual Retreat Opportunities
Spreading the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises is one of the core components of the Jesuit mission. Many Jesuit retreat centres in Canada offer retreats where people can learn the Spiritual Exercises, as well as experience peace and communion with God. Find a retreat centre near you by clicking the link.
Attend a Fundraising Event
Every year, the Jesuits in English Canada host different fundraising functions to support the works of the Province. These include the annual Provincial’s Dinner, Scotch Nosing and Dinner, and Movie Screening Night. These nights are also excellent opportunities to meet new and old Jesuits, as well as encounter other lay people with similar values and beliefs. Follow the link to discover the next upcoming fundraising event.