What Does Lent Mean to Me?
March 8, 2017 — For Father
Erik Oland, SJ, the new provincial of the French Canada Province of the Society of Jesus, Lent
is a time to be more intentional.
“It’s a penitential season,
but penitential for what? To prepare yourself to journey with Jesus in Holy Week and to experience
the resurrection with him.
“It’s penitential, but it’s a
time of preparation too.”
August 15, 2017 – Today marks the centennial of the birth of Blessed Oscar Romero, who was assassinated for speaking out on behalf of the poor and oppressed in El Salvador.
Aug. 14, 2017 — An astronomer, Br. Consolmagno views the eclipse as an opportunity for millions of people to step back from everyday concerns and appreciate the universe.
August 2, 2017 — Today marks the feast of St. Peter Faber, SJ, one of the original seven members of the Society of Jesus.
July 31, 2017 — Today, July 31, is the feast day of St. Ignatius Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus who passed away 459 years ago on this day in the year 1556.
July 25, 2017 — Father Michael Czerny, SJ told a conference at the UN, migrants are seeking the “minimal conditions” of human dignity and integral and sustainable development.
July 25, 2017 — The path to reconciliation between Canada and its First Nations’ people will ultimately be a long journey.
July 25, 2017 — Free, online access to some of the most foundational scholarly publications and sources about the Society of Jesus is now available
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