All posts by Pierce Gibson, SJ

Shipped from Austin TX, Pierce entered the Society of Jesus in 2014 and later studied classics (dead languages) at Columbia University in New York City. He is currently teaching at St. Ignatius College Prep in Chicago, IL. A fervent supporter of defeated causes (Periclean Athens, the Chinese Imperial Examinations, the Ancien Régime, the Dallas Cowboys), Pierce enjoys baroque music, Jane Austen, the sapidity of a fine Taco Bell dinner, and hunting for cheap golf.

Joined in 2016   /   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.