Jesuits Magazine Summer 2016
From the Provincials

Dear Friends,

When Saint Ignatius and his brother Jesuits named their fledgling religious order the Compañía de Jesús, they did not simply announce that their efforts would be directed toward serving Christ. They also signaled the relationship they would have to the world. For Jesuits, the word Compañía — or Society — points to our mission to be companions alongside the people we serve, particularly those in the greatest need.

Accompanying others involves sharing in their experiences. As the Chicago-Detroit and Wisconsin Provinces work toward the creation of a new province, we have had many opportunities to walk together, exploring the rich history and traditions within our region and beyond. This spring, we visited Jesuits in Kohima, with whom the Wisconsin Province has had a long and fruitful partnership...

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Detailed Table of Contents 
In The News
News & Assignments
 
A Jesuit’s Journey 
To be of help to… 
a tremendously good boss
 
On the Frontiers
Lives on the Border
 
Social and International
What I Have Seen & Heard
By Fr. Adam DeLeon, SJ
 
Living the Magis
Angie Moloney
of the Jesuit Volunteer Corps
Cyril Pinchak
Formation
Being a Byzantine Jesuit
A Heart on Fire
Behind the Scenes
and Below the Surface
We Give Thanks 
In Memoriam
Summer 2016
Advancement - Save the Dates
JESUIT CONNECTIONS — TWO SIDES OF THE COIN: FAITH THAT DOES JUSTICE A speaker series for young professionals sponsored by the Midwest Jesuits and Charis Speaker: Fr. Dave Mastrangelo, SJ Wednesday, September 28, 2016 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Bottom Lounge 1375 W. Lake St. Chicago, IL $10 Suggested Donation For more information, call (773) 508-3237 or visit www.charis.org/jesuitconnections.   MCGARRITY LECTURE — WITH FAITH AND STRENGTH TO DARE Speaker: Fr. Timothy Lannon, SJ Tuesday, October 4, 2016 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Marquette University Alumni Memorial Union Monaghan Ballroom 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave. Milwaukee, WI For more information, contact Monika Sobierajski at (414) 727-1598 or monika@jesuits.org.
Speaker: Fr. Dave Mastrangelo, SJ    Speaker: Fr. Timothy Lannon, SJ 
JESUIT CONNECTIONS –
TWO SIDES OF THE COIN:
FAITH THAT DOES JUSTICE


Wednesday, September 28, 2016
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.


Bottom Lounge
1375 W. Lake St.
Chicago, IL
$10 Suggested Donation

For more information
call (773) 508-3237 or visit www.charis.org/jesuitconnections

A speaker series for young professionals
sponsored by the Midwest Jesuits and Charis 

  McGARRITY LECTURE
WITH FAITH AND STRENGTH
TO DARE


Tuesday, October 4, 2016
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.


Marquette University
Alumni Memorial Union
Monaghan Ballroom
1442 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI

For more information, contact Monika Sobierajski
at (414) 727-1598 or monika@jesuits.org

Also This Fall
14th Annual Ignatian Dinner
Celebrating 20 Years of Jesuit Impact
in North Omaha


Wednesday, September 21, 2016
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Creighton Preparatory School
7400 Western Ave.
Omaha, NE

$150 per Person, or $75 per Person Ages 35 and Under

For more information, contact 
Amy Knight at (402) 548-3858 or AKnig@prep.creighton.edu

Twin Cities Meet, Greet, and Engage
Formation at the Jesuit Novitiate
of St. Alberto Hurtado


Thursday, October 6, 2016
5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Billy’s on Grand
857 Grand Ave.
St. Paul, MN

For more information,
contact Al Bill at (952) 715-0770
or abill@jesuits.org
Midwest Jesuits Welcome Joseph Sweeney
Joe Sweeney
Joe Sweeney
The Midwest Jesuits are pleased to welcome Joseph (Joe) Sweeney, who will serve as regional director for Chicago and Cleveland on our advancement team.

Joe comes from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, where he served as vice president for development and alumni relations and as senior development director.

He also served as vice president for development at Loyola Academy in Wilmette, Ill., and as executive director of Boys Hope Girls Hope in Cincinnati. 

 I am honored to once again be affiliated with the Society of Jesus, and I look forward to collaboratively working with Jesuits and lay partners for the greater glory of God.
— Joseph Sweeney
What does it mean to be a Jesuit?
Fr. Patrick Gilger, SJ Fr. Mark Luedtke, SJ Fr. Eric Sundrup, SJ
The Circle of Companions



Follow us this year as we tell the stories of Jesuits in various stages of their lives and ministries. Watch your mailbox for the second edition of The Circle of Companions to read stories of Jesuit Frs. Patrick Gilger, Mark Luedtke, and Eric Sundrup, and discover how your support enables them to go where God calls them.

Join the “Circle of Companions” recurring gift program to assist in the education of Jesuits in formation, enhance the quality of life for senior Jesuits, and continue to sustain and build the works of the Jesuits locally and internationally.

Visit connect.jesuitsmidwest.org/RecurringGift to learn more
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