Tree of Life
Time Capsule
Punta Gorda
The Society Restored
Pope Francis
April 7, 2014 | Dutch Jesuit priest Frans van der Lugt, who gained renown for his insistence on staying in Syria's besieged city of Homs, was shot dead there on Monday (April 7) by a masked gunman.

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April 2, 2014 | Pope Francis is expected to canonize Blessed José de Anchieta, a Jesuit missionary known as the “Apostle of Brazil” and a patron of the country’s music and literature, this week.
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A Jesuit priest and former professor, known for his kindness, wisdom and fairness as a labor dispute arbitrator in Kansas City, Mo., has died at the age of 93.
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Vicki Simon, who has worked in the corporate sector, academia and social ministry, including time as a lay missioner in Kenya, has been named director of the Ignatian Volunteer Corps in St. Louis.
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In Memoriam
Feb. 17, 2014 | A Jesuit priest and psychologist who taught at Rockhurt High School and Regis University has died. Fr. William “Bill” Udick was 89.

Fr. John Schroder, who served for more than 20 years in Belize, died Jan. 25, 2014, in Grand Coteau, La., at the age of 95. He was a Jesuit of the New Orleans Province for 72 years.


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Ministry in Belize
Jesuit Parishes and Retreat Centers
There are 66 Jesuit parishes and 22 retreat centers in the United States. Jesuit parishes are situated in inner cities, suburbs, rural outposts and on college campuses and Native American reservations. Jesuit retreat centers can be found in places ranging from New England's rocky coast to the foothills of the Rockies and the rustic trails of Santa Clara Valley. They are part of urban landscapes, too.
St. Matthew Parish
Founded in 1893, St. Matthew the Apostle Catholic Church is an African-American parish in the heart of North St. Louis.
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White House Jesuit Retreat Center
The White House Jesuit Retreat Center is located on a beautiful 80-acre campus on the bluffs of the Mississippi River in St. Louis.
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