This 14-day cruise is designed as an opportunity to prayerfully prepare for Christmas and to meet new friends from Jesuit institutions throughout the United States
Advent and Ignatian Prayer Cruise Through the Panama Canal, December 2014
(06/03/2014) – Join Chaplain John Mossi, SJ, on board the elegant Holland America Amsterdam for a 14 day Panama Canal cruise from San Diego to Ft. Lauderdale. Fr. Mossi serves in the California Province Advancement Office in charge of Benefactor Relations.
Mass will be celebrated daily on board. During the days at sea, optional presentations on the Liturgical Readings of Advent and Ignatian Prayer will be offered.
December 18 will be a full day of cruising the Panama Canal; 2014 marks the centennial year of this remarkable engineering feat.
Seven ports in six different countries will be visited, including Cartagena, Colombia, where we will visit the church and rooms of St. Peter Claver, S.J., who ministered to the black natives brought to the New World as slaves. Please click here for for itinerary details and information, in pdf format, or visit the California Province at http://www.jesuitscalifornia.org/.
October 16, 2019 - Having converted to Catholicism when I was 17, I had toyed with the idea of the priesthood and religious life for some years, but my discernment had grown much more serious of late. And while my attraction to the priesthood was sincere, so was my aversion to being a parish priest. I enjoyed academics, and I wanted to teach.
September 16, 2019 — Let us pray in thanksgiving for the life of Fr. John V. White, SJ, who died on October 12, 2019, at Colombiere Center in Clarkston, Michigan. He was 90 years old. May he rest in peace.
October 11, 2019 — Let us pray in thanksgiving for the life Fr. Raymond C. Baumhart, SJ, who died on October 10, 2019, at Colombiere Center in Clarkston, Michigan. He was 95 years old. May he rest in peace.