Father Herbert J. Ryan, S.J., died Thursday, April 8 in Los Angeles after a lengthy decline. He was 79 years old. Born in Scarsdale, New York, on February 19, 1931, Herb entered the Society of Jesus at St. Andrew on Hudson, Poughkeepsie, New York on July 30, 1949. He pronounced final vows on August 15, 1966, in Maastricht, Holland. May he rest in peace!
All members of the California Province and those applied to it are to offer or celebrate one first intention Mass and members of the Loyola Marymount Jesuit Community and those attached to it but living elsewhere (cf. 2010 Catalogus USA, pgs. 34-36) are to offer or celebrate one additional first intention Mass for the repose of Herb's soul.
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, April 17, 10:00 a.m.
Sacred Heart Chapel
One LMU Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045
May 8, 2019 — Working through shareholder activism, in partnership with investors and members of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility, Jesuits West has helped pass a shareholder resolution to hold GEO Group, one of the largest prison and detention center operators in the country, accountable for human rights and treatment of detainees.
April 22, 2019 — Provincial Scott Santarosa, SJ, assisted by Sacred Heart Jesuit Center Acting Superior Fr. Dick Case, SJ, concelebrant, Fr. Sam Bellino, SJ, and MC, Fr, John Mossi, SJ, celebrated the beginning of Holy Week with the Palm Sunday Liturgy.