August 12, 2016 — As the Jesuit Volunteer Corps celebrates its 60th anniversary, its overriding goal has remained consistent: to “ruin you for life.” JVC’s motto, “Dare to change,” encourages volunteers to step outside of their comfort zones and live and serve in solidarity with those in the margins of society. Read more
August 10, 2016 — Jesuit Father Jack Podsidalo, from Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Richmond, recently spent a day helping an immigrant parishioner navigate the necessary hurdles at the local ICE office. He recounts his experience here.
July 31, 2016 — Today is the feast day of St. Ignatius Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus who passed away 460 years ago on this date in 1556.
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.
The Jesuit Brother
INN Profile - Brother James Small, SJ
Not only is Br. James Small, S.J. a physical embodiment of being a man for others, but Br. Jim is also the heart and soul of the largest Jesuit high school in the U.S.
Jesuit Lives: Michael Rozier, S.J.
Fr. Michael Rozier, SJ, taught public health at Saint Louis University and developed its undergraduate program in that field as part of his Jesuit formation. He was ordained to the priesthood in 2014.
Understanding the Priestly Ordination Ceremony
This video gives a unique glimpse into an ordination ceremony with Fr. Radmar Jao, S.J. explaining the process of the ordination ceremony.
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.
Dolores Mission Church
Dolores Mission, a parish east of downtown Los Angeles, is dedicated to service to the poor and the immigrant and to social justice.