The Loyola Immigrant Justice Clinic (LILC) has been at the forefront of advocacy for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) since the program’s inception in 2012, but this year the Clinic intensified its efforts in the wake of significant changes promised by the Trump Administration. Read more
The Society of Jesus in the U.S., Canada, and Haiti welcomed 38 new novices this August at novitiates in Louisiana, California, Minnesota, New York, Quebec, and Haiti. Ranging in age from 21 to 47, the men will live in community, learn the rhythm of daily prayer, and deepen their understanding of God’s call to the Society. Read more
Jesuits and lay colleagues from the Jesuits West Province have partnered with JesuitPrayer.org to provide Ignatian prayers, inspirational messages, and personal reflections based on Gospel and other daily readings – all delivered to subscribers’ mobile phone, desktop, or email inbox. Read more
Students, faculty, and staff at Jesuit universities around the country are pushing back against the Trump Administration's plan to end DACA, a policy which could lead to the deportation of students at Jesuit schools. Read more
An all-star collection of Grammy award-winning singers is teaming up with the Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) for a concert tour to raise awareness and funds to support expanded educational opportunities for displaced people through JRS’s Global Education Initiative. Read more
September 23, 2017 Join thousands of people coming together to support Homeboy Industries at the 9th Annual Homeboy 5K. Every registration helps better our community so sign up and make sure get your family, friends, neighbors, and coworkers to join in on the fun!
Father William Kiley Stolz, SJ, longtime teacher and administrator in Jesuit high schools in Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Jose, and the Red Cloud Indian School, Pine Ridge, South Dakota, entered into God’s peace on July 21 at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos.
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