January 29, 2015– The Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) has announced that British politician and former education minister, Sarah Teather, will join the staff as part of the International Advocacy team this June. In her new role as advocacy adviser for JRS, Teather will work toward providing education for refugee children the Middle East and South Sudan. Read more
January 28, 2014 – According to a study published by Boston College School of Theology and Ministry, Hispanic men and women account for 70% of the growth of the Catholic population in the United States since 1960. Today, innovative programs coordinated by The Jesuit Collaborative are working to harness the momentum of this fast-growing group of believers and offering them new ways to embrace Ignatian spirituality. Read more
January 22, 2015 – True to the vision of St. Ignatius Loyola, our founder, Jesuits today continue to change lives around the world. Two dedicated Jesuit friends, volunteers and donors first encountered the Jesuits overseas, and as members of the advancement leadership board of the USA Northeast Province, they reflected on the lasting impact that the Society of Jesus has had on their lives. Read more
January 12, 2015 – On Thursday, January 29, at 6:30 p.m. Jesuit Connection, a program for young professionals interested in Ignatian teachings and values, will host Pizza and a Pint and Ignatian Conversation. The discussion will focus on what the participants can do to make things new in faith and spiritual lives in the New Year. Read more
A Message from Fr. John J. Cecero, SJ, to brother Jesuits
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The Society of Jesus - Serving the Catholic Church for the greater glory of God.
Share in the mission of the Jesuits by serving as a volunteer, providing financial support, or learning to pray in the Ignatian way.
No matter your connection to the Society of Jesus, there are opportunities to partner with the Jesuits and be a part of their work.
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 Church
Located just outside of Boston, St. Ignatius was founded in 1926 and placed under the care of the Jesuit Fathers residing at Boston College.