September 12, 2019 – Jesuit West Province hosted a Leadership Workshop for 270 participants on the campus of Santa Clara University, September 3-5. Jesuits, Provincial Assistants, university presidents, board chairs, principals, superiors, directors of ministries and key members of apostolates participated in enrichment workshops, Mass in the Mission Church celebrated with Bishop Oscar Cantú of San Jose, the keynote presentation by Fr. Provincial Scott Santarosa, SJ in Mayer Theatre, along with breakout sessions, socials and meals. The following photos capture some of the energizing moments of these action-packed leadership days.
March 6, 2020 — Fr. James A. Rude, SJ, a Jesuit priest whose ministry ranged from the high school classroom to the parish church to direct social action, died March 5, 2020 in the infirmary at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos.
February 18, 2020 — When Fr. Arturo Sosa, SJ, the leader of the Society of Jesus, made his first trip as Superior General to the Jesuits West Province from Jan. 31 to Feb. 13, he spent part of his first full day with the Novices in Culver City, California.
February 14, 2020 — Fr. Patrick J. Cahalan, SJ, emeritus chancellor of Loyola Marymount University (LMU) and long-time president of Loyola High School of Los Angeles, entered into God’s peace today at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos, California.
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Jesuit Retreat Center of the Sierra
The Jesuit Retreat Center of the Sierra is an adult, youth, and family retreat center in Applegate, Placer County, California, for nonprofit groups of 20-130 (105 guests overnight; +25 additional beds in summer only).