Novitiate at a Glance
Since 1888, Jesuits
have maintained a presence on the hills of Los Gatos, overlooking the
Santa Clara Valley. Following is a brief photo history, from the initial
building to the modified structure on the same site, which now serves as the
retirement center and infirmary for aged and infirm Jesuits of the California
and Oregon provinces.
August 3, 2020 — Homeboy Industries, founded by Fr. Greg Boyle, SJ, will receive a $2.5 million dollar prize.
July 22, 2020 — Pope Francis declared Fr. Eusebio Kino, SJ, venerable on July 10.
July 14, 2020 — After four ordinations went off without a hitch last week, Fr. Scott Santarosa, SJ, provincial of the Jesuits West Province, had reason to be hopeful.
June 30, 2020 — Fr. Frank Buckley, SJ, clinical director of the Center at Blessed Sacrament, the Jesuit parish in Hollywood, shares how the parish has responded to the pandemic.
June 25, 2020 — Fr. Chris Corbally, SJ, an astronomer at the Vatican Observatory in Arizona, now has an asteroid named for him.
June 24, 2020 — Dr. Fauci explains how his Jesuit education helped prepare him for his work in public health.
June 23, 2020 — Jack Krouse, SJ, of Jesuits West, was ordained to the diaconate at Saint Ignatius Church in Paris on June 20.
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Jesuit Retreat Center of Los Altos
The Jesuit Retreat Center of Los Altos has offered prayerful solitude and inspiring vistas to those seeking spiritual rejuvenation since 1925.