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.
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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.
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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.
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September 17 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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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.
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Father James R. Gallas, SJ, entered into God’s peace September 1, 2017 at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos. He was 86 and had been a Jesuit for 68 years, a priest for 55.
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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.
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Events
Friends of Ignatius Dinner and Speaker Series
September 23, 2017
Join Fr. Greg Boyle, SJ, founder and executive director of Homeboy Industries, as he discusses “The Power of Radical Kinship."

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!

October 1-11, 2017
Join the USA Maryland and Northeast provinces for a pilgrimage to Spain to visit landmarks associated with St. Ignatius and St. Francis Xavier.

In Memoriam
Father James R. Gallas, SJ, entered into God’s peace September 1, 2017 at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos. He was 86 and had been a Jesuit for 68 years, a priest for 55.

Brother Stephen J. Souza, SJ, a Jesuit for 59 years, entered into God’s peace on August 27 at the Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos. He was 81.

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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Mission Magazine - Fall 2017

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