All posts by Michael Petro, SJ

Michael is a scholastic from the USA East province studying social philosophy and theology at Loyola University Chicago. A proud New Englander, he was born and raised in the Boston area. Michael studied Anthropology and Latin American and Caribbean Studies at Brown University. As a Jesuit he has loved serving in migrant parishes and service centers, as a chaplain for the elderly, and thinking and teaching about social justice. In his free time, Michael enjoys practicing his Arabic, thinking up projects, and sailing.

Joined in 2021   /   6 posts   /

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.