All posts by RJ Jacobs, SJ

RJ was born and raised in Parkersburg, West Virginia, and has been known to belt out John Denver’s “Take Me Home, Country Roads” in a variety of places and circumstances. He’s a bit of a science geek and had worked as a high school chemistry teacher and a hospital pharmacy intern before joining the Jesuits. He enjoys hiking, singing karaoke, playing trivia, reading, and watching films. He is currently studying social philosophy at Loyola University Chicago.

Joined in 2022   /   2 posts   /   rjacobssj@thejesuitpost.org

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.