Jesuits Magazine Spring 2018
Fr. Brian G. Paulson, SJ, Provincial, USA Midwest Province Jesuits

Fr. Brian G. Paulson, SJ

Dear Friends,

Sixty years ago, a young man from Argentina named Jorge Mario Bergoglio entered the Society of Jesus as a novice. Fifty-five years later, he became the first-ever Jesuit pope. In the five years since he was elected, Pope Francis has energized the faithful and people of all faiths through his warm, humble leadership and his care for all people — especially those at the margins — and for the earth itself. I was honored to meet Pope Francis in 2016 at the Society of Jesus’ 36th General Congregation and hope that you enjoy our cover story on him, which highlights how his “Jesuit DNA” shapes the way he leads and ministers.

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New Leaders, Jesuit Baseball
in Italy, and more!

Jesuits on the Move 

A Heart on Fire

"While I was discerning there,
I felt a renewed call to follow Christ, and I decided to apply
to the Jesuits that year."

 by Jack McLinden, SJ

A Jesuits Journey
God's Will Be Done
Amy Korpi, with Fr. Jim Creighton, SJ

In the World
The Whistle Priest
By Fr. Ryan Duns, SJ

2018 Jesuits Magazine Cover

Cover Story
Celebrating Five Years
with Pope Francis
Pope Francis became the first-ever Jesuit pope in 2013. Learn how his “Jesuit DNA” has inspired the faithful and many others throughout the world.

Living the Magis
Senior Jesuits Take on
 a Special Mission...
By Jane Glynn-Nass
and Terry Kult

Social and International
"Encountering students
as “Children of God”

by Eric Immel, SJ

Jesuit History
Excerpts from
a Jesuit's Travelogue

by Fr. Ed Schmidt, SJ

What is First Studies?

In The World
Becoming a Yogi in Action
by Bobby Karle, SJ

On the Frontiers
Reflections from
a Military Chaplain
by Fr. Timothy Meier, SJ

We Give Thanks
In Memoriam
Spring 2018

Jesuit Pilgrimages to Eastern Africa, Peru, and Spain!
In 2018, the USA Midwest Province is presenting Ignatian pilgrimages
Eastern Africa, Peru, and Spain.
For more information please contact Jeff Smart – — 773-975-6920
Eastern Africa
Eastern Africa  
Pilgrimage Tour  

June 12 - 26, 2018  

Click here for More Information 
Pilgrimage Tour  

June 15 - 25, 2018  

Click here for More Information 
An Ignatian Journey
to Spain**
November 3 to 12, 2018  

Click here for More Information 

  **Midwest Jesuits Exclusive  

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Becoming a Yogi in Action
Praying for the Church & Society
What is First Studies?
A Jesuit Road Trip
God's Will Be Done
The Whistle Priest
Reflections from a Military Chaplain


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