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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.

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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.

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January 19, 2015 — In 1965, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. addressed a gathering of over 500 people at Saint Peter's College in Jersey City, New Jersey.

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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.

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January 9, 2015 – Pope Francis announced the selection of 20 new cardinals, 15 of whom are eligible to vote for a papal successor. While the additional five cardinals are too old to vote, according to Pope Francis they are, “distinguished for their pastoral charity in the service of the Holy See and of the Church.”

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January 8, 2015 – Following a nation-wide search, Fr. Jeffrey P. von Arx, SJ, president of Fairfield University, has announced that Fr. Thomas Simisky, SJ, will be the next president of Fairfield Prep starting on July 1, 2015.

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January 1, 2015 — As the new year begins, the Jesuits invite you to reflect on 2014 with this Ignatian Annual Examen courtesy of Xavier University’s Jesuitresource.org.

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January 1, 2015 — As the new year begins, the Jesuits invite you to reflect on 2014 with this Ignatian Annual Examen courtesy of Xavier University’s Jesuitresource.org.

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January 1, 2015 — As the new year begins, the Jesuits invite you to reflect on 2014 with this Ignatian Annual Examen courtesy of Xavier University’s Jesuitresource.org.

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January 1, 2015 — As the new year begins, the Jesuits invite you to reflect on 2014 with this Ignatian Annual Examen courtesy of Xavier University’s Jesuitresource.org.

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December 22, 2014 – Charis NYC, a ministry sponsored by the Jesuit Collaborative, has released a list of their 2015 Ignatian retreats for young adults.

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December 22, 2014 - Did you know that you can reduce your taxes by making a gift from your IRA to the Northeast Province of the Society of Jesus? The IRA Charitable Rollover permits individuals who are 70½ to rollover up to $100,000 from their IRA to charity free from federal income tax.

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December 18, 2014 - The Raskob Foundation for Catholic Activities has awarded the Vocation Office of the Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces of the Society of Jesus with a $50,000 grant for the 2015 Candidacy Program. This grant will be used to expand and enrich programs that provide various opportunities for candidates discerning a Jesuit vocation.

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December 17, 2014 — Ready to curl up next to the fireplace with a good book this winter? Jesuit Father Raymond Schroth has just the reading list for you.

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December 17, 2014 – The Ed Sullivan Show was famous for highlighting bands such as the Beatles but it also hosted lesser known musical groups like the Woodstock Jesuit Singers. The group was composed of men in the Society of Jesus who sang and produced a record to help support the seminary in Woodstock, Md.

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December 10, 2014 – In honor of his hard work and 40 years of service, Br. Donald “Don” Murray, SJ, was inducted into Boston College High School’s 2014 Athletics Hall of Fame, which recognizes individuals who have supported the school's athletics program over the years. Br. Don, as he is known by friends and family, was one of the nine honorees to be inducted that evening.

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December 7, 2014 – Jesuit Connection, a program for young professionals who want to stay connected with Jesuit teachings and values, held its Annual Advent Mass and Reception. The event took place at the newly renovated St. Mary’s Chapel at Boston College. Fr. Peter Folan, SJ, celebrated.

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Each year on Dec. 3, Jesuit worldwide celebrate the feast of St. Francis Xavier. Xavier was sent to the East by St. Ignatius as a missionary and would travel to India as well as Japan. Xavier was tasked with preaching the Gospel and is remembered as a patron saint of missions because of his trust in God and zeal to spread the Good News.

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December 2, 2014 – Fr. Ignacio Ellacuria, SJ, president of the University of Central America in El Salvador (and one of the six Jesuits and two laywomen murdered 25 years ago) believed that the university must play a critical in interpreting and transforming the structural causes of injustice, using its intellectual gifts to study reality and uncover the truth.

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December 1, 2014 – Please join the Jesuits for “Igniting our Values,” our Lent 2015 digital prayer experience beginning on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 18, through Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015. Each evening, material for the following day’s prayer will be posted here. Participants who sign up will receive an evening email with the newly posted content.

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November 26, 2014 — From the Sisters of St. Joseph to the Dominicans, from diocesan priests to Jesuits, religious vocations in the Catholic Church will be celebrated in 2015, which Pope Francis has named as the Year of Consecrated Life.

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November 13, 2014 — Twenty-five years after the murders of six Jesuits and two lay women in El Salvador, Jesuits strive for justice that forges reconciliation and looks to the future.

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November 13, 2014 — The 1989 murders of six Jesuits and two women in El Salvador have had a lasting impact on Jesuits and their lay collaborators.

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September 17, 2014 — Today is the feast day of Saint Robert Bellarmine (1542–1621), a Jesuit who was one of the most important cardinals of the Catholic Reformation.

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September 16, 2014 – On Monday September, 15, 2014, Fr. Philip G. Judge, SJ, president of Regis High School, welcomed a large crowd to witness the rededication of Regis as a New York City landmark. Among the crowd were students, faculty members, local media outlets and politicians including U.S. Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) and U.S. Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY).

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