Catholic 101: What is the Creed?

Published Jul 1, 2020 in Catholic 101, Spirituality ~ Approx 7 mins

“I believe in one God…” We pray the Creed together every Sunday at Mass. But what exactly is the Creed? Where did it come from? What are we saying when we recite it? Our latest addition to the Catholic 101 series gives some background on the profession of faith in the Creed.

Signs of Easter: Seeking Good News Around Us

Published Apr 23, 2020 in In the News, Music, Signs of Easter, Spirituality ~ Approx 4 mins

Is it really the Easter season? Despite the coronavirus pandemic gripping the world, there are signs of Easter around us. The Jesuit Post is launching a new series for the rest of the Easter season to share stories of hope and joy that we encounter in the world. Do you need some of that in your life today? Check out the first article in the series!

Struggling with Live-Stream? A Different Way to Have Liturgy at Home

Published Apr 17, 2020 in Faith & Family, Prayers, Spirituality ~ Approx 3 mins

With sheltering-in-place during the coronavirus pandemic, it can feel like the only option for liturgy is watching a live-stream Mass on a screen. But the Mass isn’t the only form of liturgy in the Catholic Church. What do you know about the Liturgy of the Hours? It’s a form of liturgy that can be prayed anywhere, with anyone. And it’s a very participatory prayer, which makes it great for small groups and families. Learn more about it here, along with how you can put it into practice in your own home!

Introduction to the Journey of Faith | Seeking God: A Jesuit Retreat

Published Apr 6, 2020 in Holy Week, Seeking God: A Jesuit Retreat, Spirituality, Videos ~ Approx 2min

Join us for our online preached retreat, based on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. Brian Strassburger, SJ, will guide us through themes of the exercises and offer resources for prayer and reflection. This is the first of six talks that will be released daily from April 6-11. Join us to listen, reflect, […]

Top 10 Jesuit Events of the 2010s

Published Jan 9, 2020 in Catholic Writing, Current Events, Global Catholicism, MAG+S & WYD, Papal Election, Papal News, Pop Culture, Pope Francis, Sports, The Jesuits ~ Approx 8 mins

What a decade for the Jesuits! The 2010s included Sister Jean’s Final Four run, Missy Franklin’s gold medals, new books by James Martin, S.J., the founding of Arrupe College in Chicago, the canonization of Peter Faber, the birth of The Jesuit Post, and (oh yeah!) the election of Pope Francis. Let’s count down the TOP TEN Jesuit events of the decade.