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ReExamining the Examen

O God, you are my God- It is you I seek! Psalms, Chapter 63:2 One of the greatest mystics of all time and founder of the Jesuits, St. Ignatius of Loyola, called the Examen prayer the most important quarter of an hour of a person’s day. The 500-year-old daily practice of honest self-assessment and reflection […]

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Jesuit news

Faith on the Border – Coming to the Aid of Deported Migrants Read an interview with Jesuit Father Sean Carroll, exec. director of the Kino Border Initiative at this link The Kino Border Initiative (KBI) is a binational ministry founded in 2009 by six Catholic organizations — including Jesuit Refugee Service/USA — is located in […]

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Parish News

May 13 Annual DAY OF SERVICE We have service projects needing more volunteers! Sign up to help people in the community at this link   Reimagining The Examen – a new 4-week prayer experience to practice a daily reflection and conversation with God. Sundays 10-11:15 AM (April 30-May 21) OR Wednesdays 7-8:15 PM (May 3-24). There […]

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Ignatian Spirituality

Find many of the prayer and Jesuit resources below to help you grow closer to God in your daily life: Download Video as MP4 Your Guide To Ignatian resources by the Jesuits: Jesuit Resources:  click this link   We offer these prayer and spirituality apps and internet sites to get you started…. Sacred Space  invites you […]

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Day of Service

Annual Day of Service Saturday May 13th 9am – Noon  followed by a fellowship lunch at St. Peter in the Garden REGISTER HERE :     Day of Service Sign Up Genius Let’s work shoulder-to-shoulder for the community!  Share your talents and reflect on your experience at the fellowship lunch.   Project sites: YWCA, McCreesh Place, Alexander Youth […]

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St. Peter is the Jesuit church in Charlotte

We welcome everyone desiring to be a disciple of Jesus. As disciples, we praise God in the liturgy and the Word, we reverence God by celebrating the sacraments, and we serve God by reaching out to and advocating for all, especially the neediest.

About the Jesuits

The Society of Jesus (Latin: Societas Iesu, S.J., SJ, or SI) is a Christian male religious order that follows the teachings of the Catholic Church. The members are called Jesuits and are also known colloquially as “God’s Marines” and as “The Company”, these being references to founder Ignatius of Loyola’s military background and members’ willingness […]

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The Jesuit Who Humiliated the Generals

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