February 20, 2015 – On February 9 and 10, Ignatian identity directors from Jesuit middle and high schools along the East Coast gathered at Xavier High School for their annual meeting. Representatives from 23 schools from Boston to D.C. came together to pray about, reflect on, and discuss ways to deepen the Ignatian identity of their institutions. Read more
February 19, 2015 – Fr. Stephen Katsouros, SJ, will serve as dean and executive director of Arrupe College of Loyola University Chicago, set to open this August as the world’s first Jesuit community college. The college will provide students with the same liberal arts curriculum offered at the Loyola University, but at a more affordable cost. Read more
February 19, 2015 – Founded in the summer of 2002, Regis High School’s REACH Program (Recruiting Excellence in Academics for Catholic High Schools) serves academically gifted Catholic middle school boys in the New York City area whose families demonstrate financial need. The REACH Program’s Winter 2015 newsletter profiled Chris Chavez, a 2007 REACH graduate, to find out where his journey post-REACH has taken him. Read more
February 17, 2015 – Just eight years after the signing of the emancipation proclamation, a Holy Cross educated Jesuit, born to a black slave mother and Irish farmer father would serve as one of the most important presidents in the history of Georgetown University. Read more
A Message from Fr. John J. Cecero, SJ, to brother Jesuits
Yap Catholic High School
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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. Mary of the Assumption Parish
Founded in 1853, today St. Mary of the Assumption serves Catholic Hispanics in the Port Richmond section of Staten Island, N.Y.