Like many on the verge of retirement, Mark Neilsen wondered what he would do with his time once he stopped working. The Ignatian Volunteer Corps offered space to investigate what God might have in store for him at this new stage of life. He has found a grace-filled integration of spirituality and service.
Provincial Superior Ronald Mercier, SJ, on March 7 appointed Fr. Flavio I. Bravo, SJ, as president of Colegio San Ignacio de Loyola in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Together with the school’s board of directors, Fr. Bravo will provide leadership to ensure the excellence of the school’s academic programs and the advancement of its Jesuit Catholic mission.
When Jesuits in the U.S. and Canada want to develop greater corporate responsibility, they turn to dialogue rather than divestment. The Jesuit Committee on Investment Responsibility is one tool to achieve real change.
The Chair of the Regis Jesuit High School Board of Trustees, Eugene Anthony “Tony” Naes, Jr. announced the selection of David A. Card as the next president of Regis Jesuit High School. The appointment will be effective as of August 1, 2016.
Pope Francis will visit Mexico for the first time in his papacy,Feb. 12-17. The historic trip to the second most populous Catholic country in the world will culminate with a Feb. 17 Mass in Ciudad Juárez, across the border from El Paso, Texas.
Jan. 15, 2016 - Chris Ryan a Jesuit in formation, wrote a reflection about his experiences in Mexico working with migrants and how this pastoral work helped prepare him for a life of service in the Society. Click below to read the full article from JESUITS magazine.
January 12, 2016 - Fr. Daniel Berrigan’s vocation as a Jesuit often put him at odds with the status quo in his quest for peace and justice. Read more about his life and work in an article from the most recent issue of JESUITS magazine.
Jesuits of the Central and Southern Province gathered Nov. 5 for a Mass of Thanksgiving with donors and St. Louis University High School administrators to celebrate the dedication of a new residence on SLUH's campus.
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.