Father George V. Kennard, S.J., died February 27, 2014 at Regis Infirmary, Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos, after a brief illness. He was 94, a Jesuit for 76 years, and an ordained priest for 64 years.
Today, Pope Francis celebrated Mass at the Church of the Gesù in Rome with fellow Jesuits for the feast of the Most Holy Name of Jesus, which is also the official start of the yearlong commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the restoration of the Society of Jesus.
Father Larry Murphy, S.J., founder of Loyola’s High School’s biology department and a science teacher for 25 years, was among five recipients of the prestigious Cahalan Award during the 12th annual Alumni Awards Dinner November 19 at Xavier Center on the Loyola campus in Los Angeles.
Under the leadership of Fr. Greg Boyle, S.J., Homeboy Industries serves high-risk, formerly gang-involved men and women with a continuum of free services and programs, and operates seven social enterprises that serve as job-training sites.
Super Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines on Nov. 8, has left central parts of the country devastated with untold dead and millions without access to food, water, shelter, and other basic necessities.
What do you think of when you hear "vows"? Chances are it's not promises to a life of poverty, chastity, and obedience.
In this episode, we'll look at Jesuit "First Vows"—what they are, when they happen, and why they're significant—and hear from newly vowed Jesuits, Eric Immel and Matthew Donovan.
Nestled in the center of the university’s urban campus, The John Lo Schiavo, S.J. Center for Science Innovation is a gathering and study space for the entire campus community, with the particular purpose of strengthening scientific preparation for all undergraduates and nurturing the growing links between the sciences and other disciplines.