Jesuits Magazine Spring 2016
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From the Provincials 
Dear Friends, 

It can seem that life’s only constant is change. One season gives way to the next, while relationships and circumstances shift and grow. This is as true for the Society of Jesus as it is for the world. The new year has brought many exciting developments for the Jesuits, both here in the Midwest and across the globe. This October, the Society of Jesus’ 36th General Congregation will elect a new Superior General to build on the good work of Fr. Adolfo Nicolás, SJ. Delegates from the Midwest are playing a crucial role in preparing for this historic meeting, reminding us that our efforts at home have ripples that extend far beyond our region.

The Chicago-Detroit and Wisconsin Provinces are faithfully advancing together toward the creation of a new province, a process that will come to final fruition in 2017. The new title and format of our magazine serve as symbols not only of our bond but also of our connection to all Jesuits going back to the time of Saint Ignatius. Our cover story about a Jesuit scholastic donating a kidney to his Jesuit brother beautifully highlights the strength of these ties.
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Detailed Table of Contents 

In The News
& Assignments

We Give Thanks
In Memoriam
Spring 2016

A Heart on Fire
Invitations to Encounter
Matthew Ippel, SJ
A Jesuit Lawyer
 Seeking Justice on the Margins

Social and International 
Responding to a Pope of Surprises
and JRS Launches
Mercy in Motion Campaign

Meeting Homeless Jesus

A Jesuit's Journey
Grace upon Grace:
Fr. George Sullivan, SJ
Spring 2016 International Pilgrimages
and The Circle of Companions
Our New Look
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Transforming Lives
Finding God on a TV Screen
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