All posts by Sean Van Staden, SJ

Sean is Jesuit scholastic studying philosophy at Arrupe Jesuit University in Harare, Zimbabwe. He is originally from Johannesburg, South Africa where he studied Aeronautical Engineering before entering the Society of Jesus in 2018. His most cherished friend is Jesus with whom he connects in the silence of prayer, the love of his friends and brother Jesuits, the wonder of nature, the beauty of arts and sciences, and the joy of service. His hobbies include reading, drinking too much coffee, bird-watching, and tennis.

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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.