All posts by Conan Rainwater, SJ

Growing up in Bismarck, North Dakota, where there are more buffalo than Jesuits, Conan Rainwater, SJ, entered the novitiate after graduating from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, in 2015. After teaching religion for one year at St. Xavier High School in Cincinnati, Ohio, he is currently living in Urcos, Perú, where he is a religion and English teacher at a Fe y Alegría high school. He is often mistaken for his brother, Trevor Rainwater, who was ordained a Jesuit priest in 2021.

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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.