February 22, 2020 — Twenty-seven hours, 6,000 miles and two lengthy layovers after leaving Rome, Fr. Arturo Sosa, SJ, the leader of the Society of Jesus, arrived in Los Angeles on January 31 to begin a two-week visit to the Jesuits West Province. Read more
February 21, 2020 — Jesuit Father George V. Coyne, one of the most respected and influential Jesuit scientists in the world who led the Vatican Observatory as its director for 28 years, died on Feb. 11, 2020 at age 87. Read more
Since St. Ignatius bought a printing press in 1556, the Jesuits have been involved in communications. Today the Society of Jesus publishes a number of award-winning journals and publications. Click below to access our latest issues.
Stages of Jesuit Formation with Fr. Chris Calderón, SJ
How long does it take to become a Jesuit priest or brother? Fr. Chris Calderón, SJ helps demystify the whole the process (known as formation) of a man becoming a Jesuit priest or brother. Learn more about what it takes to be a Jesuit at beajesuit.org.
The Jesuit Brother
Pray the "Anima Christi" with the brothers of the Society of Jesus.
What does Lent mean to you?
Fr. Scott Santarosa, SJ, provincial of the Jesuits' West Province, reflects upon Lent.
Understanding the Priestly Ordination Ceremony
This video gives a unique glimpse into an ordination ceremony with Fr. Radmar Jao, SJ, explaining the process of the ordination ceremony.
To work for reconciliation every day — with God, with human beings and with the environment
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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.
St. Raphael the Archangel Catholic Church
St. Raphael the Archangel Catholic Parish serves a diverse community of Catholic believers in Raleigh, N.C.