By Tracey Primrose As Jesuits West’s June 10th ordination liturgy began, Most Reverend Gerald Kicanas, bishop emeritus of the Diocese of Tucson, asked the families of the four Jesuits being ordained to stand. Saying that “I know that there are people here who know these four men well but none more than their own families. …
Meet the six members of the Jesuits West Province who will be ordained to the priesthood June 11, 2022.
In the fall of 2021, six Jesuits from the Jesuits West Province were ordained to the diaconate at two different Masses across the United States.
On June 12, 2021, five members of the Jesuits West Province were ordained to the priesthood.
This fall, three Jesuits from the Jesuits West Province were ordained to the diaconate at two different Masses across the United States.
July 14, 2020 — After four ordinations went off without a hitch last week, Fr. Scott Santarosa, SJ, provincial of the Jesuits West Province, had reason to be hopeful.
Fr. Perry Petrich, SJ, was born and raised in Tacoma, Washington.
Fr. San Mai, SJ, was born in Saigon, Vietnam. As a young child, he immigrated with his family to Portland, Oregon.
June 19, 2020 — It is with great joy that the Jesuits West Province announces ordination dates have been set next month for six Jesuits of the province.
On June 8, 2019, Jesuits West celebrated the ordination of five Jesuits to the priesthood at Our Lady of La Vang Church in Portland, Oregon.