News Room

On December 3, the feast of St. Francis Xavier, the patron saint of missionaries and one of the first companions of St. Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Jesuit order, the Society of Jesus celebrated a significant milestone: the establishment of the Jesuit Conference of Canada and the United States.

Read more

From the Sisters of St. Joseph to the Dominicans, from diocesan priests to Jesuits, religious vocations in the Catholic Church will be celebrated in 2015, which Pope Francis has named as the Year of Consecrated Life.

Read more

The Jesuits of the United States, Jesuit Refugee Service/USA and the Kino Border Initiative, a bi-national border ministry in Nogales, Arizona and Nogales, Sonora, welcome President Obama’s announcement of temporary relief from deportation for as many as five million of our community members.

Read more

A Santa Clara University graduate is among good company, winning the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship announced this weekend.

Read more

Santa Clara University religious studies and pastoral ministries professor Paul Crowley, S.J., who holds the Jesuit Community Professorship in Religious Studies, has been appointed the next editor of the journal Theological Studies, by its board of directors.

Read more

The second in a two-part series marking the 25th anniversary of the Jesuit murders in El Salvador.

Read more

“Sitting with the wounded and dying, I knew I could do more,” said Fr. John McBride, SJ, while reflecting on his two tours of duty in the U.S. Army, first in World War II and later in the Korean War.

Read more

More than 1,300 people affiliated with Jesuit universities, high schools, parishes, and the larger Catholic Church will converge at the Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice (IFTJ), November 15-17 in Washington, D.C.

Read more

It was one of the most glaring and brazen human-rights crimes of the late 20th century.

Read more

All Saints Day in the city of Saint Francis was the backdrop for the installation of USF President Paul J. Fitzgerald, S.J., on Nov. 1, and marked the opening a new era at the University of San Francisco.

Read more

Short video of the Cubs come home game

Read more

Father Carl H. Hayn, SJ, longtime professor of physics at Santa Clara University, died October 21 at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos.

Read more

4,000+ walked, ran, stood and celebrated with Homeboy!

Read more

Thirty-one Jesuits were ordained to the diaconate in October at Masses in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, and Oakland, California.

Read more

Father John A. Donahue, SJ, missionary in Honduras, entered into God’s peace on September 1, 2014 at the Jesuit community in El Progresso. He was 67 and had been a Jesuit for 50 years and a missionary for 33 of his 35 years of priesthood.

Read more

Jesuit Father Mike Weiler, the provincial of the California Province Jesuits, is an inveterate fundraiser, an unusual claim to fame for a man who last raised money selling candy bars as a Little Leaguer.

Read more

Hundreds of benefactors, students, faculty, and staff, gathered for the dedication Mass of the Jeff ’80 and Liz Phelan Chapel of the North American Martyrs on the campus of Jesuit High School on September 17.

Read more

Loyola High School of Los Angeles, the oldest secondary school in Southern California, awarded Lewis Stueck ’53, Robert A. Buschelman ’57, Dr. Clarence L. Shields Jr. ’58, and the Hon. Paul Boland ’59 (posthumously) the prestigious Cahalan Award during the 13th annual Alumni Awards Dinner at Xavier Center on the Loyola campus on October 4.

Read more

Help overhaul Homeboy’s tattoo removal program and radically transform former gang members lives.

Read more

Pope Francis celebrated a special liturgy of thanksgiving in the Church of the Gesù in Rome on Saturday, to mark the 200th anniversary of the restoration of the Society of Jesus.

Read more

On October 4, San Francisco's iconic St. Ignatius Church celebrates its 100th anniversary at its current site adjacent to the University of San Francisco campus at the corner of Parker Avenue and Fulton Street. Festivities will include the burial of a time capsule, Mass, and a gala dinner.

Read more

Late Board Member Francis J. “Frank” Brennan was intimately familiar with life and poverty on the urban streets.

Read more

Father Robert Lewis McDevitt, S.J., entered into God’s peace after a brief illness on September 10 in Regis Infirmary, Sacred Heart Jesuit Center, Los Gatos. He was 88.

Read more

Announcing the launch of the Homeboy Industries Food Truck.

Read more

With family, friends, and hundreds of well-wishers in attendance, eight men from the California and Oregon provinces professed their First Vows in a Mass at the Sacred Heart Chapel on the campus of Loyola Marymount University on August 9.

Read more

1234567891011121314151617181920212223
Publications

Mission Magazine - Fall 2017

Mission Magazine - Fall 2016

Mission Magazine - Spring 2016


Companions
Fall, 2017

Update
Summer, 2017

Update
Spring, 2017



Events In Memoriam
Search news



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.