The Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul in St. Louis have donated to the Midwest Jesuit Archives a rare beaded vestment that was a gift to them from famed missionary, Fr. Peter De Smet. Read more
Jesuits of the Missouri Province have hiried Bridget Brennan as director of the Ignatian Volunteer Corps in St. Louis, a Jesuit-sponsored ministry of retirees serving the poor while growing in Ignatian spirituality. Read more
This video gives a unique glimpse into an ordination ceremony with Fr. Radmar Jao, S.J. explaining the process of the ordination ceremony.
INN Profile - Brother James Small, SJ
Not only is Br. James Small, S.J. a physical embodiment of being a man for others, but Br. Jim is also the heart and soul of the largest Jesuit high school in the U.S.
Jesuit Lives: Michael Rozier, S.J.
Michael Rozier SJ taught public health at Saint Louis University and developed its undergraduate program in that field. He is now studying theology as he prepares to become a priest.
2013 Ordination Highlights
Highlights from the 2013 ordinations in the Midwest Province.
The Society of Jesus – Serving the Catholic Church for the greater glory of God.
People who want to share in the mission of the Jesuits can participate in a number of ways. Become a Jesuit, serve as a volunteer, provide financial support, and learn how to pray in the Ignatian way
No matter your connection to the Society of Jesus, there is an opportunity for you to partner with the Jesuits.
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.