Jesuits

Thumbnail 20140724cm00939 A holy marriage gave the Church a community of native saints, and St. Kateri Tekakwitha

Holy marriages of Catholic men and women, united in their love of Jesus Christ, can produce an entire community of saints and change the course of...

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Thumbnail the center blessed sacrament A safe space for Hollywood’s homeless

It starts with a cup of coffee. Some quiet time to reflect. A thought of the day. Donated pastries. The Center, which operates in a renovated...

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Thumbnail pope francis jesuits 2016 oct 24 credit gc 36 via flickr Be 'men for others', not wrapped up in clericalism, Francis tells Jesuits

Rome, Italy, Oct 24, 2016 / 10:52 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Bringing all people the lasting joy of the Church should be the focus of their service, Pope...

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Thumbnail silence 01 Exploring the spirituality of ‘Silence’

After decades of his creating films about tough New Yorkers and people immersed in various criminal endeavors, it might be surprising to find that...

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Thumbnail img 3013 Generations Campaign Celebration at Jesuit Novitiate

Nearly 130 benefactors and friends gathered on March 19 at The Jesuit Novitiate of the Three Companions in Culver City, Calif., to celebrate the...

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Thumbnail georgetown university credit ehpien via flickr cc by nc nd 20 filter added cna Georgetown announces steps to make amends for 1838 slave sale

Washington D.C., Sep 6, 2016 / 11:51 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Nearly 200 years after hosting a slave sale on campus in order to pay off school debt,...

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Thumbnail georgetown reconciliation service 2017 credit addie mena 4 cna Georgetown begins to make amends for 1838 sale of enslaved persons

Washington D.C., Apr 19, 2017 / 03:24 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- One hundred and seventy-nine years ago, two Jesuit priests sold 272 persons at a slave...

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Thumbnail p1110481   02 ‘Hey, Reverend’: Father Mike Kennedy: Jesuit serves body of Christ for 50 years

At Father Mike Kennedy’s 50th jubilee celebration as a member of the Society of Jesus, Father Michael Engh, president of Santa Clara University,...

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Thumbnail view of southern areas of kathmandu valley from santaneshwor temple godawari jharuwarashi credit ananta bhadra lamichhane via flickr cc by 20 cna How a Jesuit school in Nepal is helping earthquake survivors manage trauma

A Jesuit primary school located near Kathmandu is using increased counselling and student-parent orientation programs to help both children and...

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Thumbnail exorcism excorist credit cosma shutterstock cna Italian exorcist to Jesuit leader: No, the devil isn't just a 'symbol'

Lima, Peru, Jun 2, 2017 / 04:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Italian priest and exorcist Fr. Sante Babolin said that “the devil, Satan, exists” and that...

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The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom has a new chairman, and for the first time, the position will be held by a Catholic...

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Homelessness has many faces in the City of Angels. It’s a harsh reality faced by many veterans, seniors, foster youths, the unemployed, working...

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Thumbnail fr antonio spadaro cc 30 via wikimedia commons cna Jesuit publication slams perceived evangelical-Catholic coalition in US

Vatican City, Jul 13, 2017 / 11:56 am (CNA/EWTN News).- An analysis piece published Thursday in La Civilta Cattolica, discusses what it calls a...

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Thumbnail pope francis meets with seminarians from the pontifical roman universities on may 12 2014 credit daniel ibez cna 5 cna 5 12 14 Life isn't black and white – teach priests to discern the gray, Pope says

Vatican City, Aug 25, 2016 / 04:18 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a conversation with members of the Jesuit order in Poland, Pope Francis said the real...

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Thumbnail hostage credit 271 eak moto shutterstock cna Nigerian priest shares harrowing story of being kidnapped

Issele-Uku, Nigeria, Jun 12, 2017 / 03:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- It was supposed to be a quiet retreat weekend last April for Fr. Sam Okwuidegbe, a...

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The musical settings of Ennio Morricone are more likely to be heard at a movie theater than a church, but on June 10, the award-winning movie...

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Thumbnail pope francis meets director martin scorsese in the vatican nov 30 2016 credit losservatore romano cna Pope Francis meets Martin Scorsese, director of 'Silence,' at Vatican

Vatican City, Nov 30, 2016 / 08:18 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Wednesday Pope Francis added world famous director Martin Scorsese to the list of...

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Vatican City, Nov 28, 2016 / 10:34 am (CNA/EWTN News).- After the death of Jesuit Fr. Peter Hans Kolvenbach, former head of the order, over the...

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