May 28, 2015 – Nativity School of Worcester and Nativity Preparatory School in Boston are two Jesuit middle schools that are giving students in need access to more than just a quality education - they’re providing lessons that stay with young people for a lifetime. Read more
May 27, 2015 – Fr. Kevin Odey, SJ, is a Jesuit from the Northwest Africa Province who, after two years of hard work, has graduated from Fordham University with an MBA. Read today's interview with Fr. Odey, who speaks about his life in the Society, the hospitality of the Jesuits who hosted him, and how he plans to use what he has learned to help his home province. Read more
May 20, 2015 – For nearly 500 years, the Society of Jesus has been educating those in search of knowledge and helping sculpt them into being men and women for others. View a directory of the colleges and universities throughout our Northeast Province, and learn how they are celebrating their new graduates this year. Read more
May 18, 2015 — On May 23, Pope Francis will beatify Archbishop Oscar Romero, who was shot and killed March 24, 1980, as he celebrated Mass in a hospital in San Salvador, El Salvador, during the country's civil war. Read more
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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. Michael’s Parish
Located in downtown Buffalo, N.Y., St. Michael’s Parish was founded in 1851 under the direction of the Jesuits and has remained so ever since.