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.
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.
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.
What the Feast of the Annunciation Offers Us in a Pandemic
This March 25, the Annunciation story is a timely reminder that nothing in life is certain, no matter how much we might long for control and clarity. But we can always count on the Lord’s loving presence to be with us in the mess despite the unknown road ahead.