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December 4, 2019 — Fr. Dan Corrou, SJ recently attended the first vows of two Jesuits in Beirut, Lebanon, amidst cries of revolution.

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December 3, 2019 — Today is the feast day of St. Francis Xavier, SJ, one of the first Jesuits, who is considered by some to be the greatest missionary since the time of the Apostles.

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Dec. 1, 2019 - Earlier this year, the Jesuits announced four new Universal Apostolic Preferences. One of these preferences was "To collaborate in the care of our Common Home," a call to protect the environment. To help answer this call, we will be sharing a series of monthly ecology reflections.

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Nov. 25, 2019 - Fr. Daniel J. Sullivan, SJ, was called to eternal life on Nov. 22, 2019. He was born on April 22, 1928, in Queens, N.Y., entered the Society of Jesus on August 14, 1950, and was ordained on July 26, 1961, in Innsbruck, Austria. He pronounced his final vows on Feb. 2, 1979 at Fordham University.

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Nov. 18, 2019 - Each year on Dec. 3, Jesuits worldwide celebrate the feast of St. Francis Xavier, who was sent to the East by St. Ignatius as a missionary and would travel to India as well as Japan. Dec. 3, 2019, is Giving Tuesday, an opportunity for people to support organizations like our Jesuit province.

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Nov. 14, 2019 - From October 21 through the 31st, 21 men and women joined the USA Northeast Province for a once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage through Portugal. View photo highlights and read more about their experience.

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November 12, 2019 — Hundreds of advocates, including several Ignatian and other faith-based organizations, gathered outside the Supreme Court today to show support for DACA.

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November 11, 2019 — Yael Balbuena Basto’s voice fills with emotion. “I am here to break the cycle of fear,” he says to an audience of fellow students and teachers at Brophy Prep.

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Nov. 8, 2019 - Pope Francis recently addressed 210 participants in the congress of the 50th anniversary of the Social Justice and Ecology Secretariat, accompanied by the Superior General of the Society of Jesus, Father Arturo Sosa SJ.

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Nov. 6, 2019 - Last month, hundreds of Jesuit-educated alumni and friends of the Society gathered at 23 parishes and schools for the fifth annual Jesuit Friends and Alumni Sunday Masses.

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Nov. 6, 2019 - This fall, seven Jesuit high schools - Fairfield Prep, Fordham Preparatory School, Loyola School, Regis High School, Saint Joe's Prep, Saint Peter's Prep, and Xavier High School - are competing to help fill local food banks and pantries with provisions for families in need.

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November 6, 2019 — Fr. Greene will assume his duties on July 31, 2020.

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Nov. 5, 2019 - This month Pope Francis is asking us to join him in praying for Dialogue and reconciliation in the Middle East in the Church. "Today, many Christian communities, together with Jewish and Muslim communities, work here for peace, reconciliation, and forgiveness. Let us pray that a spirit of dialogue, encounter, and reconciliation emerge in the Middle East."

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November 4, 2019 — Jesuit organizations are meeting in Rome this week to mark 50 years of the Social Justice and Ecology Secretariat.

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Nov. 1, 2019 - Earlier this year, the Jesuits announced four new Universal Apostolic Preferences. One of these preferences was "To collaborate in the care of our Common Home," a call to protect the environment. To help answer this call, we will be sharing a series of monthly ecology reflections.

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Fr. Joseph O’Keefe, S.J., is appointed the first provincial for the Jesuits USA East Province. He will assume office on July 31, 2020.

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Father General Arturo Sosa, SJ, has officially decreed the uniting of the Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces into one USA East Province, effective July 31, 2020.

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A reluctant Jesuit regent from Indonesia finds a welcoming home at Xavier High School in Chuuk, Micronesia.

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October 10, 2019 — Jesuits urge Acting Secretary Kevin McAleenan to promote moral and ethical treatment of migrants.

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Oct. 7, 2019 - Join the USA Northeast Province on Sun., March 15, 2020, at the Naples Sailing and Yacht Club in Naples, Florida, for Mass and brunch to follow. With special guest, Very Rev. John J. Cecero, SJ, Provincial of the USA Northeast Province of the Society of Jesus. More details to come.

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Oct. 8, 2019 - Please join us in praying for the Jesuits from the Maryland and USA Northeast Provinces who died over the past year.

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Oct. 3, 2019 - This month Pope Francis is asking us to join him in praying for Missionary spring in the Church. "We must also remember that the soul of the Church’s mission is prayer. In this extraordinary missionary month, let us pray that the Holy Spirit may engender a new missionary spring for all those baptized and sent by Christ’s Church."

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October 3, 2019 — From cartoons to playing cards, here are five items from the Jesuit Archives & Research Center.

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October 1, 2019 — Bill McCormick, SJ, reflects on the mission of the Jesuit university and explores the future of Jesuit higher education.

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Oct. 1, 2019 - Earlier this year, the Jesuits announced four new Universal Apostolic Preferences. One of these preferences was "To collaborate in the care of our Common Home," a call to protect the environment. To help answer this call, we will be sharing a series of monthly ecology reflections.

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