March 19, 2019 — Theologian and educator Fr. Kevin O’Brien, SJ, has been named the 29th president of Santa Clara University.
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March 12, 2019 — Pamela Quintana shared her heart-wrenching story of family separation at two Congressional briefings.
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March 6, 2019 — Today is Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent. The Ignatian family offers a wide array of resources to guide you through the next 40 days.
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March 4, 2019 — We invite you to join us in praying the Novena of Grace of Saint Francis Xavier (March 4-12).
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February 27, 2019 — The Jesuits of Haiti have detailed the dangerous circumstances facing the Haitian population resulting from widespread violent protests.
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February 25, 2019 — Pope Francis concluded the four-day "Meeting on the Protection of Minors in the Church" with 190 Catholic bishops on Sunday, vowing that the church will "decisively confront" the abuse of minors.
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February 20, 2019 — The heads of Catholic religious orders around the world apologized to victims of abuse in a joint statement yesterday.
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Feburary 19, 2019 — The Jesuit Conference Office of Justice and Ecology, Kino Border Initiative, and the Ignatian Solidarity Network condemn President Trump’s unwarranted declaration of a national emergency on the U.S.-Mexico border.

February 15, 2019 — Feeling uninspired by our current crop of national political leaders this Presidents’ Day Weekend? Take heart – there are other possibilities.

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Since St. Ignatius bought a printing press in 1556, the Jesuits have been involved in communications. Today the Society of Jesus publishes a number of award-winning journals and publications. Click below to access our latest issues.

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Stages of Jesuit Formation with Fr. Chris Calderón, SJ
How long does it take to become a Jesuit priest or brother? Fr. Chris Calderón, SJ helps demystify the whole the process (known as formation) of a man becoming a Jesuit priest or brother. Learn more about what it takes to be a Jesuit at beajesuit.org.
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.
St. Ignatius Loyola Parish
Founded in 1954 by the Jesuits, St. Ignatius Loyola is an urban parish with a diverse population located in Sacramento, Calif.
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Sioux Spiritual Center
The Sioux Spiritual Center, nestled amid the hills of western South Dakota, is the heart of the Diocese of Rapid City’s efforts to develop native clergy and leadership on the reservations.
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