Descendants of Jesuit Slaveholding and Jesuits of the United States Announce Historic Partnership
In a landmark undertaking in the pursuit of racial healing and justice, Descendants of ancestors enslaved and sold by the Jesuits and the Jesuits of the United States have announced a partnership to create the Descendants Truth & Reconciliation Foundation.
Haiti ‘paralyzed’ following assassination of president
On the night of July 6, 2021, a tragic event was added to the long list of painful events that have marked the socio-political life of our country in recent months: kidnappings, assassinations, massacres, massive displacements of populations, the blocking of public roads, and the isolation of more than three geographical departments.
Step by Step: Walking A Spiritual Red Carpet
In moments of unknowns, I often reflect on the imagery of a red carpet. There is something deeply alluring about it; I crave the certainty of that plush, scarlet pathway. There is such definition to it: a clear start, a tangible end and not too many surprises in between.
Jesuit Conference Wins Eight 2021 Catholic Press Awards
We’re proud to announce that our Jesuit Conference’s Office of Communications and Vocation Promotion won eight 2021 Catholic Press Awards last week, including honors for the AMDG podcast and various video, written and social media content.
Meet the Inaugural Ignatian Media Lab Cohort
The Jesuits of Canada and the United States launched the Ignatian Media Lab (IML) earlier this year, asking those who had digital media ideas to help promote the Jesuit mission to apply. Many did, and now we invite you to meet the IML participants and learn about their projects as they work to launch them with support from the Jesuit Conference Office of Communications and Vocation Promotion.
Spirit & Verse: A Prayer for the Month of the Sacred Heart
Spirit & Verse is a monthly column of original poem-prayers composed by Cameron Bellm, a Seattle-based writer and mother of two whose “Prayer for a Pandemic” went viral, bringing solace and comfort to many struggling during COVID-19.