10 Novices Profess Vows as Jesuits – 2018
10 Novices professed Vows of Poverty, Chasity and Obedience at Santa Clara Mission Church on Saturday, August 11, the Feast of St. Clare of Assisi. Director of Novices, Fr. Steve Corder, SJ, was principal celebrant for the Mass and with Fr. Provincial Scott Santarosa, SJ, received the vows prior to the reception of Holy Communion.
Fr Scott Santarosa Words Hit The House Floor
Rep. Juan Vargas read a letter on the U.S. House Floor by Jesuit West Provincial Fr. Scott Santarosa, SJ, calling for support for the peaceful negotiation of a solution to the crisis in Nicaragua and for respect for the physical safety of all Nicaraguans.
Jesuit Ordinations 2018 Video
Bishop of San Diego, Most Reverend Robert W. McElroy ordained on Saturday, June 9, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in San Ysidro, California, four Jesuit Priests: Fr. JT Tanner, SJ , Fr. Elías Puentes, SJ, Fr. Alejandro Báez-González, SJ, and Fr. Thomas Flowers, SJ.
Brophy College Preparatory Principal Speaks Out on Tensions after Presidential Election
The day after the U.S. presidential election, students at Brophy College Preparatory in Phoenix reported disturbing incidents, including Latino students being asked by fellow students if they realized that their last day at Brophy would coincide with the inauguration of Donald Trump. Brophy Principal Bob Ryan addressed the situation head on, sending a letter to parents that described racial tensions at the school since the election.