November 6, 2015 — A group of alumni from St. Paul's High School are founding a school in one of Winnipeg's poorest neighbourhoods in an effort to help break the cycle of poverty through education. Read more
November 3, 2015 — At a news conference on Parliament Hill, the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) and The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada (EFC) released a joint statement on euthanasia and assisted suicide. Read more
October 26, 2015 — In the 16th century, St. Ignatius Loyola founded one of the world’s first multinational organizations, the Society of Jesus. In October of 2016, the Jesuits will choose Ignatius’ successor in Rome at General Congregation 36, or GC 36 for short. Read more
Father John O’Brien, (Jack), died on November 7, 2015 at Rene Goupil House in Pickering, ON in the 92nd year of his life and 71st year of religious life. Fr. "Jack" is remembered for his extensive work and recognition in communications and education.
Brother Leo Brady died on November 6, 2015 at Ajax-Pickering Hospital in his 97th year of life and 68th year of religious life. Br. Leo spent many years in Guelph, notably as director of the Ignatius farm.
Father Paul Granville died on August 1, 2015 at the Ajax-Pickering Hospital in Pickering, Ontario. He was in his 88th year and in religious life for 70 years.
CJI Mission News
Jesuit (Summer 2015)
Jesuit Chris Farrell explores how he uses his talents as a Jesuit
The past and the future of the Canadian Jesuit mission are explored.
Fr. John Sullivan discusses his journey to the Jesuit priesthood and parish ministry.
Jesuit scholastic Artur Suski explains the goal of the Examen, a prayer technique from the Spiritual Exercises developed by the founder of the Jesuits, St. Ignatius of Loyola.
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Jesuit Parishes and Retreat Centers
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St. Pius X Parish
"Restore all things in Christ!" St. Pius X Church in St. John's, Newfoundland, celebrates 50 years of Catholic Service in the Jesuit Tradition.