Fr. James Schall, SJ, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 12:50pm at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center in Los Gatos, California. He was born on January 20, 1928 in Pocahontas, Iowa, entered the Society of Jesus on August 14, 1948, and was ordained on June 7, 1963. He pronounced his final vows on August 15, 1966 at Alma College in Los Gatos, California. Fr. Schall, SJ was a Jesuit for 70 years.
Funeral Mass: Friday, May 3, 2019 at 1:00pm
St. Clare Parish
725 Washington St.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
*Burial at Santa Clara Mission Cemetery
Immediately following funeral Mass
Notes of condolence may be sent to the following:
Fr. Dick Case, SJ
Sacred Heart Jesuit Center
PO Box 128
Los Gatos, CA 95031-0128
January 6, 2020 — For several days in late December, approximately 60 Jesuits in formation – from novices to those who have been preparing for priesthood for more than a decade -- gathered in the desert.
December 6, 2019 — Provincial Fr. Scott Santarosa, SJ, challenged Jesuits West leaders to flex its “Jesuit muscle” against injustice. This fall, Jesuits West ministries did just that, taking action to advocate for the environment and immigrants.
December 6, 2019 — Patrick Joseph Howell, SJ, priest, brother, uncle, friend, a man of God and disciple of God to others, left this world on Thanksgiving Day, November 28, 2019, in Spokane, WA, due to complications from lung cancer.
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