Feb. 9, 2016 – As director of mission for Jesuit Refugee Service/USA, Fr. Leo O’Donovan, SJ, will increase awareness of JRS/USA's message globally. Meet Fr. O'Donovan and learn more about JRS/USA, the major refugee outreach arm of U.S. Jesuits and their institutional ministries. Read more
Feb. 8, 2016 - Forty colleagues from Jesuit secondary and pre-secondary traveled to Spain last June for a pilgrimage to travel in the footsteps of the founder of the Society of Jesus, St. Ignatius. Click below to read the full article from JESUITS magazine. Read more
Feb. 5, 2016 - For Pope Francis’ 2016 prayer intentions, the Apostleship of Prayer has launched a new website and app featuring a video of the pontiff discussing his intention for that month. In his second video, Pope Francis speaks on his February intention of care for creation. Read more
Scenes from the Jesuit Ordination Ceremony – June 13, 2015
Jesuits, family members and friends gathered on June 13, 2015 at the Fordham University Church to celebrate the ordination of Jesuit Fathers Dennis Baker, Brent Otto, John Peck and Sean Toole.
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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.
St. Anthony’s Parish
St. Anthony’s Church in Oceanside, N.Y., has grown from 14 faithful people to a community of over 4,800 registered families.