In anticipation of the upcoming General Congregation, Fr. Timothy P. Kesicki, SJ, president of the Jesuit Conference, spoke recently about apostolic choices in light of the Constitutions of the Society of Jesus.
Fr. Rodney Kissinger celebrated his 101st birthday recently. He says that the secret of his longevity - and also the secret of his peace and joy - can be expressed completely in just three words: I am We.
The White House Jesuit Retreat in south St. Louis is hosting a retreat for Veterans July 1 - 3. Non-denominational and open to people of all faiths, the retreat will welcome veterans from World War II to any of the current deployments.
A recent PBS video shows how five young women came together for a year to serve people in their local community through the Jesuit Volunteer Corps. It’s a story not only of service but of spiritual growth and awakening. Find out if the JVC is right for you.
Creighton philosophy professor, Ross Romero, SJ, recently published Without the Least Tremor, an examination of the death of Socrates, which views his death as not simply an execution, but also as a sacrificial act.
Superior General Adolfo Nicolás, SJ, recently met in El Salvador with Jesuit provincials from the U.S., Canada and Latin America. And in both large group gatherings and more intimate meetings, the Jesuit leader was quick to deliver the same message: Jesuits need to be vigilantly dedicated to and prepared for mission and faithfully committed to building the kingdom of God.
The Jesuit-sponsored Alum Service Corps announced today that 16 young men and women will commit a year of service to six Jesuit schools of the U.S. Central and Southern (UCS) Province of the Society of Jesus.
In his new book, What Would Pope Francis Do?, Sean Salai, SJ, uses six themes from Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation Evangelii Gaudium to explore how each of us is called to live a life of faith and encounter.
Colegio San Ignacio de Loyola, one of Puerto Rico’s premiere academic institutions, hosted the USA Central and Southern Province High School Leadership Group meeting in February. The visit was the group’s first look at the school since the former Puerto Rico Region joined the province in December 2014.
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.