Kenneth Tompkins
Kenneth Tompkins

Staten Island, New York

Ken, 21, graduated in 2015 from St. John’s University in Queens, New York, with a double bachelor’s in theology and philosophy. He served as a catechist and church sacristan at St. John’s and learned of the Jesuits and Ignatian spirituality through books by Father James Martin, SJ. His relationships with Jesuits; service trips to Panama and Lourdes, France; and a Jesuit-run program in Philadelphia inspired his vocation. (Northeast Province)















Publications
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.

America 11/13/17

America 10/30/17

America 10/29/17





Bellarmine Retreat Center
Bellarmine Retreat Center is located in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains by the Appalachian Trail on the Pennsylvania/Maryland border. It is scheduled to close on Labor Day 2018.