A new book, Southern Jesuit Biographies, has recently been published. Featuring the stories of remarkable men of the former New Orleans Province, it was released in October by Acadian House publishing.
In a celebration of solidarity and collaboration, leaders of the Jesuits Central and Southern Province, Saint Louis University and St. Martin de Porres Parish in Belize City, Belize, signed a compact of cooperation Oct. 21 at Saint Louis University.
Oct. 6, 2015 – Photos documenting every papal event from Pope Francis’ September visit are now viewable from L’Osservatore Romano, the official photo service of the Vatican. These historic images also feature the joyful crowds that gathered along the way to welcome our Jesuit Pope.
May 26, 2015 - Fr. Christopher Scott Fronk SJ, a 50-year-old Jesuit priest now serving as a military chaplain in the United States Navy, has been named the next president of Jesuit High School of New Orleans.
The late Fr. David Fleming SJ received a Grueber Award from Saint Louis University in recognition that he shared "an innovative and daring spirit by advancing the international and global mission of Saint Louis University."
May 19, 2015 - Fr. Harold Rahm returned to El Paso, Texas, for a warm welcome from people who remember him more than 50 years after he finished being pastor and moved to Brazil. Now 96 years old, Rahm was honored as the first-ever recipient of the "Segundo Barrio Person of the Year" award.
March 24, 2015 - A new documentary explores violence and injustice in Honduras through the perspective of journalists at a Jesuit-run radio station. The video's release coincides with the 35th anniversary of the murder of Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero.