F E A T U R E S
Letter from the editor
Finding God (Cover story)
Loyola Press isn’t your average publisher. Find out how the Press’s identity as both a Jesuit ministry and a cutting-edge business resulted in Finding God, the dynamic new faith-formation series aimed at children and parents. The new series will be in use in parishes and schools across the country this fall.
It’s not Outsourcing… It’s Entrusting
When Bill Kunkel, a trustee at St. Ignatius College Prep, was a student there, almost half of the faculty was made up of Jesuits. Despite today’s much smaller Jesuit communities, Jesuit schools have managed to remain “Jesuit.” You might be surprised to learn that they do this by entrusting the missions of the schools to outsiders.
Q&A: Finding (and sharing) God in All Things
Fr. Daniel L. Flaherty, SJ, treasurer of the Chicago Province, former provincial, former director of Loyola Press, and publisher of Company magazine explains how writing and publishing fit into the mission o the Society of Jesus and how Loyola Press’s new series is an extension of that mission.
Why Study Theology? (Jesuit Seminary Association)
Kent Beausoleil, Jim Collins, Mike Conley, and Dave De Marco, all of whom are in the theology stage of their Jesuit formation, explain why it’s importnat and how it’s preparing them for the priesthood.
The Changing Face of Patna Province (Jesuit International Ministries)
This fall, there were a total of 23 novices at the Patna Province novitiate. And there were 18 North American missionaries in Patna, Delhi, and Nepal. For the first time in history, the novices, all native vocations, outnumber the North Americans. Some might be surprised to learn this is exactly what the missionaries wanted.
D E P A R T M E N T S
News from the Province
The Province news section includes an introduction to the Province’s newest ministry, Chicago Jesuit Academy, Province Partner Profile of Sr. Rosemary Fleming, SNND, New Assignments, Ignatian Lay Volunteer Corps Seeking New Members in Chicago, New Board Chairs at Province Schools, Fr. Tom Diehl, SJ, New Claver Jesuit Mission Pastoral Center, Lacrosse Tournament will Pay Tribute to Fr. J. Paul O’Brien, SJ.
News from the Development Office (view story)
Ignatian Spirituality (view story)
In Gratitude for the Partnership (view story)
Celebrating the Eternal Life of… (view story)
Vocations (view story)