Oct.11, 2014 | The Most Rev. Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R. ordained five members of the Central and Southern Province as transitional deacons. The ordination took place in the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola in Chestnut Hill, Mass., near Boston College where the Jesuits are studying theology Read more
(Oct. 10, 2014) Most Rev. Robert J. Carlson, Archbishop of St. Louis, renewed his call for peace in the St. Louis community with a public statement calling everyone to take the opportunity to break the cycle and address the underlying issues that cause the anger and frustration. Read more
Fr. Bill Harmless, a creative scholar and dynamic teacher, died suddenly and unexpectedly on Oct. 14, 2014, while out for an evening walk in Omaha, Neb., near the campus of Creighton University where he taught. He was 61 years old, a Jesuit for 36 years, and a priest for 27 years.
Fr. John F. Snyder died Sept. 13, 2014. A Jesuit for 73 years and a priest for 59 years, Snyder served in a variety of administrative positions and was a retreat director.
Hurtado Scholars: Rockhurst High Helps Urban Youth
Celebrating 150 Years of Service
The new Central and Southern Province has its roots on the frontier, in a time of transition and conflict.
St. Martin de Porres Parish in Belize
An interview with Fr. Matt Ruhl about his efforts to create a safe haven in one of the most dangerous parts of a country that ranks high in violence worldwide.
A new Jesuit high school in Micronesia
A tour of the early stage of constructing a new high school shows the challenges Jesuits face as they begin to bring education to Yap, Micronesia.
The Society of Jesus – Serving the Catholic Church for the greater glory of God.
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Jesuit Parishes and Retreat Centers
There are 66 Jesuit parishes and 22 retreat centers in the United States. Jesuit parishes are situated in inner cities, suburbs, rural outposts and on college campuses and Native American reservations. Jesuit retreat centers can be found in places ranging from New England's rocky coast to the foothills of the Rockies and the rustic trails of Santa Clara Valley. They are part of urban landscapes, too.
Sacred Heart Parish
The oldest parish in El Paso, Sacred Heart Church is a border community with roots both in Mexico and in El Paso’s Segundo Barrio.