Long gone are the days when retirees accepted a proverbial gold watch and withdrew quietly to a rocking chair on the porch. So-called "seniors" involved with the Ignatian Volunteer Corps are putting their experience to work for the greater good.
Cristo Rey Jesuit Milwaukee held a "Draft Day" to begin its inaugural school year and kick off the Corporate Work Study Program that will send 130 freshmen to work at companies, non-profits, and other organizations in the Milwaukee area.
June 18, 2015 — Today Pope Francis released his highly anticipated encyclical on the environment, "Laudato Si': On the Care for Our Common Home," calling on all people worldwide to act on climate change as a moral responsibility.
Spring turns to summer, yet Saints Peter and Paul Jesuit Church in Detroit's Warming Center ministry still serves individuals experiencing homelessness with the Ignatian spirit of cura personalis (care for the whole person).
Partners Spring 2015 issue features Jim Skerl's inspiring life and legacy at St. Ignatius Cleveland; Jesuit Brothers Celebrating the Year of Consecrated Life; Falling in Love Again thanks to Charis Retreats; News, Midwest Jesuits By the Numbers and much more!
The Midwest Jesuits collaborate with other provinces around the world, including in Eastern Africa. Fr. Brian Paulson, SJ, Provincial of the Chicago-Detroit Province is leading a team to Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda.