Jesuit Father Brian Paulson’s childhood in northern Illinois nurtured and inspired his Jesuit vocation. These lessons have carried him through his life as a Jesuit, from vocation director to high school president to his new role as provincial of the Chicago-Detroit Province Jesuits.
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On behalf of our two Provinces and the world-wide Society of Jesus, we would like to thank and congratulate all of our Jubilarians this year, especially our Golden Jubilarians, for the generous and faith-filled lives of service they have offered to the Church and the Society over many years.
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July 31, 2014 — Today, Jesuit Father Timothy P. Kesicki was welcomed as the new president of the Jesuit Conference of the U.S. with a Mass in Washington, D.C.
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July 14, 2014 — Jesuit Brother Guy Consolmagno has been awarded the Carl Sagan Medal from the American Astronomical Society.
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Partners Summer 2014

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In Memoriam
Let us pray in thanksgiving for the life of Br. Anthony R. Kreutzjans, S.J. (CDT), who died at 11:30 a.m. (EDT) on Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at Colombiere Center in Clarkston, Michigan, after a long battle with cancer. He was 74 years old. May he rest in peace.

Let us pray in thanksgiving for the life of our brother, Fr. Francis T. Gignac, SJ (Chicago-Detroit), who died at 12:40 a.m. on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at Colombiere Center in Clarkston, Michigan.

Let us pray in thanksgiving for the life of our brother, Fr. Joseph H. Boel, SJ (CDT), who died at 9:35 a.m. (EDT) on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Colombiere Center in Clarkston, Michigan.

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2014 Ordination Highlights
In the Midwest, the following five Jesuits were ordained on June 7, 2014, at Church of the Gesu in Milwaukee by the Most Reverend Richard Sklba, DD, Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Milwaukee: Christopher P. Johnson, Eric M. Sundrup, John F. Shea, Nathan C. Wendt, and Paul J. Shelton.
Jesuit Parishes and Retreat Centers
There are 66 Jesuit parishes and 22 retreat centers in the United States. Jesuit parishes are situated in inner cities, suburbs, rural outposts and on college campuses and Native American reservations. Jesuit retreat centers can be found in places ranging from New England's rocky coast to the foothills of the Rockies and the rustic trails of Santa Clara Valley. They are part of urban landscapes, too.
St. Mary Student Parish
St. Mary Student Parish is the Catholic parish for the students, faculty and staff of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
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Jesuit Retreat House
Nestled in the urban landscape of Parma, Ohio, the Jesuit Retreat House of Cleveland is “a place of peace in the forest.”
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