In Memoriam
Father James Bell Reichmann, SJ

Fr. James Bell Reichmann, SJ, died on Friday, July 19, 2019 at 6:30pm in Los Gatos, California. He was born on January 14, 1923 in Everett, Washington, entered the Society of Jesus on August 14, 1940, and was ordained on July 11, 1953.  He pronounced his final vows on August 15, 1957 at Seattle University. Fr. Reichmann, SJ was a Jesuit for 78 years.

Services

Vigil:      
Sunday, July 28, 2019
4:30pm
Sacred Heart Jesuit Center                  
Community Chapel
300 College Ave.
Los Gatos, CA
 
Funeral Mass:
Monday, July 29, 2019
10:00am
Sacred Heart Jesuit Center                  
Community Chapel
(Seattle University Jesuit Community will celebrate memorial Mass in the Fall; details to be confirmed)





Recent News

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.

June 18, 2020 — Following today’s Supreme Court decision that maintained the DACA program, Jesuits West Provincial Fr. Scott Santarosa, SJ, said he was overjoyed by the ruling.

June 10, 2020 — “As a black man living in America, the video of George Floyd’s suffocation cues unhealed experiences with police in this country and makes me less optimistic that change between the Black community and the police will soon change,” writes Patrick Saint-Jean, SJ, for the Jesuit Post.

June 10, 2020 — Fr. Michael Engh, SJ, has been appointed associate chancellor of Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, effective fall 2020.

June 9, 2020 — "Racism just permeates the whole system," says attorney Linda Starr. Starr co-founded the North California Innocence Project (NCIP) at Jesuit-founded Santa Clara University.

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Publications

Jesuits West Magazine - Spring 2020

Jesuits West Magazine - Fall 2019

Jesuits West Magazine - Spring 2019


Companions
Fall, 2019

Companions
Summer, 2019

Companions
Fall, 2018


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