Ryan Serfas
Ryan Serfas

Edwardsville, Illinois

Ryan, 22, was born in Omaha, Nebraska, and was raised in Edwardsville, Illinois, a suburb of St. Louis. Ryan is a recent graduate of Marquette University, where he earned a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering. While at Marquette, Ryan participated in the all-male a cappella group, the liturgical choir and various intramural sports and led retreats. Ryan first encountered the Society of Jesus at Marquette, where he began discerning his call to the Jesuit priesthood. Ryan enjoys singing and playing piano and guitar. He also likes to play board games, card games and many sports, including disc golf and ping-pong. (USA Midwest Province)





Publications

Jesuits Summer 2020

Jesuits Spring 2020

Jesuits Fall Winter 2019





Jesuit Retreat Center
Nestled in the urban landscape of Parma, Ohio, the Jesuit Retreat Center is “a place of peace in the forest.”