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May 10, 2017 — Irish Jesuit Father John Sullivan, remembered for his healing prayers, will be beatified on May 13 at St. Francis Xavier Church in Dublin.

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May 9, 2017 - Canisius High School Junior Will Grimm wrote a reflection on his recent service immersion trip to Washington, D.C.

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May 8, 2017 - In his May prayer video Pope Francis talks about his intention of Christians in Africa. "Let us join with our brothers and sisters of this great continent, and pray together that Christians in Africa, in imitation of the Merciful Jesus, may give prophetic witness to reconciliation, justice, and peace."

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May 3, 2017 - On April 25, more than 850 guests, including 85 Jesuits, gathered in Boston to celebrate and support the ministries of the USA Northeast Province and honor Mary and John Power with the Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam Award in recognition of their selfless work for the Society of Jesus and for others.

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May 3, 2017 - Paul Daoust, board chair of Nativity Prep Boston, has announced that Brian Maher will serve as the school’s seventh president starting this July.

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May 1, 2017 - Fr. Hernan Paredes, SJ, will become the next pastor of Our Lady of Mount Carmel - St. Mary of the Assumption Parish, Staten Island starting Aug. 1, 2017.

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May 1, 2017 — Today, on the feast of Saint Joseph the Worker, the Catholic Church is also celebrating the first-ever Religious Brothers Day.

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April 26, 2017 - A single individual is enough for hope to exist, and that individual can be you, says Pope Francis in his TED Talk delivered directly from Vatican City. "Let us help each other, all together, to remember that the 'other' is not a statistic, or a number," he says. "We all need each other."

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April 25, 2017 - Following an intensive national search, Fairfield University has announced that Dr. Mark Nemec will serve as the university's 9th president starting July 1, 2017. Additionally, he will join the politics department as a professor within the College of Arts and Sciences.

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April 18, 2017 — At a Liturgy of Remembrance, Contrition, and Hope, the Jesuits expressed sorrow for enslaving and selling 272 men, women, and children.

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April 9, 2017 — Jesuit Juan Ruiz suggests that as we reflect this week upon the suffering that Jesus endured for our sakes, we can ask for the grace to show his mercy to others who hurt us.

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April 4, 2017 - In his April prayer video Pope Francis prays for young people and asks them to be the people working towards positive change in the world. “Don’t leave it to others to be the protagonists of change. You, young people, are the ones who hold the future!”

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March 24, 2017 - On March 21, Bishop John O'Hara, vicar for Lower Manhattan and Staten Island, visited Xavier High School to bless the student chapel and dedicate its altar. It was also an opportunity to honor Vincent Lewis with the Xavier President’s Medal for his extraordinary generosity to the chapel restoration.

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March 20, 2017 — Fr. Monan, who guided Boston College toward financial and academic success, died on March 18.

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March 16, 2017 - In the 75 years since their founding, Fairfield University and Fairfield Prep have provided generations of students with a Jesuit education that calls them to pursue the Magis as men and women for others.

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March 15, 2017 — During Lent, Jesuit Father John Cecero, provincial of the USA Northeast Province Jesuits, says he tries to spend a little extra time in prayer.

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March 10, 2017 — Fr. Arturo Sosa, SJ, spoke at the Voices of Faith event to mark International Women’s Day.

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March 8, 2017 — Religious sisters touch the lives of so many — and Jesuits are no exception. In honor of National Catholic Sisters Week (March 8 – 14), we asked Jesuits to share their thoughts about the sisters who have made a difference in their lives.

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March 7, 2017 — Arrupe College is a junior college that is an extension of Loyola University Chicago created expressly to address the lack of accessible higher education for low-income families. Jesuit Fr. Stephen Katsouros serves as the college’s dean and executive director.

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March 7, 2017 — Today, four members of the Jesuit network gave voice to the voiceless at a Capitol Hill briefing on criminal justice, environmental justice, immigration, and poverty.

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March 4, 2017 - We invite you to join us in praying the Novena of Grace of Saint Francis Xavier (March 4 - 12). Click below to view links for each of the days, providing the Novena prayer and a thoughtful reflection on Francis Xavier from Jesuits who share his name.

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March 2, 2017 - In his March prayer video Pope Francis asked for people to join in praying for his intention of supporting persecuted Christians. “Do it with me, that they may be supported by the prayers and material help of all the Churches and communities.”

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February 28, 2017 — Lent begins tomorrow, and the Ignatian family has an array of resources for prayer and reflection to help guide you through the next 40 days.

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Feb. 15, 2017 - Loyola School leadership announced that Mr. Adam Lewis will be the next school principal. Mr. Lewis will officially begin his responsibilities as Loyola's principal on July 1, 2017.

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Feb. 6, 2017 - Jamaica Magis Service Trip aims to provide Boston College students an opportunity to live and serve in solidarity with the people in Kingston, Jamaica, who have faced social, political, and economic oppression.

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