The Jesuits: Year in Review
Even before 2014 started, all signs pointed to an auspicious beginning as Time Magazine named the first Jesuit Pope, Francis, its “Person of the Year” in the waning days of 2013.
Please join the Oregon Province this February for the Crossroads lecture series in honor of Maurie Clark, founding benefactor of Loyola Jesuit Center. Talks will take place at 3220 SE 43rd Ave. from 7 to 9 p.m. on the Monday evenings of February 2 and 23. There is no charge to attend, but free will donations will be accepted. For more information, call Chuck Duffy at 503-221-2311. Read more
Fr. Tom Healy, SJ, died January 8, 2015, at the Jesuit Infirmary in Spokane. He was 86. A dedicated high school administrator and parish priest, Fr. Healy drew people towards God by his clear convictions, infectious smile, and joy of life. Read more
On the feast of St. Francis Xavier, the patron saint of missionaries and one of the first companions of St. Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Jesuit order, the Society of Jesus is celebrating a significant milestone: the establishment of the Jesuit Conference of Canada and the United States. Read more