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Michael Anthony Martínez, S.J. seeks to become FULLY ALIVE as a future Jesuit priest, rapper, filmmaker, poet and philosopher. A Cuban-American born and raised in Miami, Florida, he joined the Society of Jesus in the Antilles Province (Cuba, Dominican Republic and Miami) in 2013; called to a life of radical discipleship. After completing graduate studies at Loyola University Chicago in Social Philosophy and Digital Storytelling, he served as a theology teacher & campus minister at his high school alma mater, Belen Jesuit. He currently studies theology in the Faculdade Jesuíta de Filosofía e Teología in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Follow his journey at

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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.