All posts by Matthew Zurcher, SJ

Born and raised in western Pennsylvania, Matthew Zurcher, S.J. is a Jesuit scholastic currently studying social philosophy and theology at Loyola University Chicago. After earning a degree in humanities and arts from Carnegie Mellon University, he has worked as a conductor/composer, prison chaplain, and retreat director. Matthew enjoys pop culture, the Spiritual Exercises, and ice cream.

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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.