Oct. 24, 2014 — New Saint Louis University president, Dr. Fred Pestello, engaged protesters in dialogue about the issues behind their weeklong encampment that ended peacefully Oct. 18.
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October 22, 2014 — Thirty-one Jesuits were ordained to the diaconate in October, which is the final step in preparation for priestly ordination in the Society of Jesus.
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October 22, 2014 — Jesuit Father Mike Weiler has served as provincial of the California Province Jesuits since 2011.
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October 20, 2014 — The Extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the family culminated on Oct. 19 when Pope Francis beatified Pope Paul VI during the closing Mass.
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National Jesuit News
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October 14, 2014 — Before joining the Jesuits, Joseph Carver saw that Seattle shelters couldn't accommodate all the homeless, so he worked with churches to open up more space.

October 9, 2014 — Jesuit Father Timothy P. Kesicki, president of the Jesuit Conference, gave a speech on the Ignatian concept of "magis" at a Loyola Club luncheon in Washington, D.C., today.

October 6, 2014 — Fr. Terrence Curry, SJ, knew working in China would require him to develop a dependence on God and a deep sense of devotion by choosing to be vulnerable.

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Since St. Ignatius bought a printing press in 1556, the Jesuits have been involved in communications. Today the Society of Jesus publishes a number of award-winning journals and publications. Click below to access our latest issues.

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