Br. Ralph Cordero, SJ, will join the staff of the Jesuit Novitiate of Saint Alberto Hurtado in St. Paul, Minn. He is currently in the USA Tertianship Program in Portland, Ore.
Fr. James Shea, SJ, is spending the semester on staff at the Jesuit Retreat House-Demontreville in Lake Elmo, Minn. In the fall, he will join the staff at Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Chicago.
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Fr. James Riley, SJ, (left) has joined the staff at Colombiere Center in Clarkston, Mich., where he will assist Fr. John Libens, SJ, (right) the superior. Fr. Riley previously served as assistant to the president at University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy.
Fr. Charles Hofmann, SJ, has been missioned to pray for the Society of Jesus at Colombiere Center in Clarkston, Mich. He previously served in pastoral ministry and as a therapist at Xavier University in Cincinnati.
August 21, 2018 — Pope Francis has responded to new reports of clerical sexual abuse and the ecclesial cover-up of abuse. In an impassioned letter addressed to the whole People of God, he calls on the Church to be close to victims in solidarity, and to join in acts of prayer and fasting in penance for such "atrocities".
October 17, 2018 — Let us pray in thanksgiving for the life of Fr. Thomas "Tom" S. McShane, SJ, who was called to eternal life on October 16, 2018. He was eighty-nine years old, a Jesuit for seventy-one years, and a priest for fifty-eight years.
What can all happen while sharing a meal together? For Christ, it was when he gave of himself at the Last Supper; for me, it is where I realized I needed to give of myself and enter the Jesuits as well as experienced unity among diversity.