(Chicago - November, 2012) 109 years after its founding, Stroger Hospital has been served by 35 dedicated, Jesuit chaplains. Today, the Jesuit legacy and mission is carried on through the Ignatian Volunteer Corps. Read more
“My excitement has been building since Fr. Kesicki began the conversation with me about my coming to Loyola,” says Fr. Luedtke. “In fact, my response was a hearty, ‘great!’ Many wonderful things have happened at the school thanks to the work of my predecessors, but I know there is a lot more work to do to give our students the best we have to offer.” Read more
Let us pray in thanksgiving for the life of our brother, Fr. Robert C. Dressman, S.J. (CDT), who died at 6:45 a.m. on Tuesday, October 22, 2013, at Colombiere Center in Clarkston, Michigan. May he rest in peace.
A native of Cincinnati, Father Raterman attended Holy Family grammar and middle school before attending Elder High in Cincinnati for two years. After completing two years at Elder High, Fr. Raterman transferred to St. Xavier High where he graduated in 1942. His time at St. Xavier started him down the path to becoming a Jesuit, and he quickly entered the novitiate in Milford, Ohio, in 1942.
Let us pray in thanksgiving for the life of our brother, Fr. Raymond A. Dunne, SJ (CDT), who died at 7:55 a.m. (EDT) on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Colombiere Center in Clarkston, Michigan. May he rest in peace.
Partners Fall 2013
Partners Summer 2013
Understanding the Priestly Ordination Ceremony
This video gives a unique glimpse into an ordination ceremony with Fr. Radmar Jao, S.J. explaining the process of the ordination ceremony.
INN Profile - Brother James Small, SJ
Not only is Br. James Small, S.J. a physical embodiment of being a man for others, but Br. Jim is also the heart and soul of the largest Jesuit high school in the U.S.
Jesuit Lives: Michael Rozier, S.J.
Michael Rozier SJ taught public health at Saint Louis University and developed its undergraduate program in that field. He is now studying theology as he prepares to become a priest.
2013 Ordination Highlights
Highlights from the 2013 ordinations in the Midwest Province.
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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.
Ss. Peter and Paul Jesuit Church
Ss. Peter and Paul Jesuit Church, a Catholic parish in the Ignatian spiritual tradition, is Detroit’s oldest church building in continuous use since 1848.