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All posts by Brian Strassburger, SJ

Brian is currently studying theology at Boston College. He grew up in Denver and went to Regis Jesuit High School followed by college at Saint Louis University. After graduation, he served with the Augustinian Volunteers, including a year in South Africa. His adventures abroad inspired studies in International Development as a Jesuit at Fordham University, and then two and half years working at a Jesuit nonprofit in Managua, Nicaragua. Brian’s extracurricular activities include cheering on Denver sports teams, growing a beard, and enjoying fellowship over beers.

Joined in 2013   /   73 posts   /   bstrassburgersj@thejesuitpost.org

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

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

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!

Top 10 Jesuit Events of the 2010s

Top 10 Jesuit Events of the 2010s

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.