Jesuit news

 Superior General of the Society of Jesus, Father Arturo Sosa, SJ, speaks of the Jesuits’ care for people at the margins. See the recap of a very fruitful year! http://jesuits.org/Maryland Province Jesuits –  News

The Jesuit Conference Advocacy Office aims to educate and inform legislators, public officials, and multinational corporations on issues of importance affecting the Jesuit mission and Catholic faith. Our nonpartisan office seeks to express how Catholic values such as human dignity and the common good are at stake in policy decisions. http://cqrcengage.com/jesuit/jesuitadvocates?2

Are you being called by God? God’s voice doesn’t manipulate. God’s voice doesn’t cause anxiety. God’s voice speaks to the absolute core of our being. God’s voice is unconditional acceptance and love. How do you answer God’s call? Discernment – It’s not about making a decision. It’s about learning God’s will.  https://www.beajesuit.org

Watch VIDEO of VOCATION STORIES  HERE        Jesuit Vocations asked Jesuits — novices, scholastics, priests and brothers — across the U.S. and Canada to reflect on what they love about their Jesuit vocations. See more video reflections http://bit.ly/2zf7Y1v

Bishop George V. Murry, SJ, to Chair New USCCB Committee Against Racism    Bishop Murry will be the speaker for our Kennedy Lecture at St Peter on January 27, 2018

Jesuit Refugee Service/USA (JRS/USA) is the major refugee outreach arm of the U.S. Jesuits, mobilizing responses to refugee situations in the U.S. and abroad. http://cqrcengage.com/jesuit/jrs

Faith on the Border – Coming to the Aid of Deported Migrants 
The Kino Border Initiative (KBI) is a binational ministry founded in 2009 by six Catholic organizations — including Jesuit Refugee Service/USA — is located in Nogales, Arizona and Nogales, Sonora, Mexico. The KBI’s vision is to help make humane, just, workable migration between the U.S. and Mexico a reality. Read an interview with Jesuit Father Sean Carroll, exec. director of the Kino Border Initiative at this link

Why I Advocate for Refugees by Fr. James Martin, SJ
http://www.americamagazine.org/politics-society/2017/01/31/fr-james-martin-why-i-advocate-refugees

Posted: January 4, 2018 / Categories: Events, Uncategorized
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