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Jesuit Priest Killed in Syria

Loyola Press Release - 04/08/2014

Jesuit Martyr in Syria

Father Frans Van der Lugt S.J. was abducted on Monday, April 7, 2014 by masked gunmen from the Jesuit residence at Homs, in Syria, where he used to live, and was executed by gun shots. Fr. Frans was born in the Netherlands in 1938, entered the Jesuits and worked in Syria since 1960.

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Buddhist Sand Mandala for Compassion

Loyola Press Release - 11/07/2013

Sand Mandala

From November 12 through 14, Buddhist Monks from the Sera Jey Monastery in Bylakuppe, India will create a sand mandala in the One Loyola Room of the Danna Center.

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Jesus on Trial

Loyola Press Release - 11/06/2013

Jesus on trial

Thank you to all who came on Friday, November 8th. Former Federal Prosecutor Mark Osler and Public Defender Jeanne Bishop presented a modern interpretation of "Jesus on Trial" with sentencing coming from the audience being the "jury".

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Tibetan Sacred Music Performance

Loyola Press Release - 11/06/2013

Monks

Tibetan Buddhist monks from the Sera Jey Monastery in Bylakuppe, India, one of the premier leading Buddhist monastic institutes in the world will perform sacred music at Loyola University New Orleans on November 14, 2013.

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Cookies with a Catholic

Loyola Press Release - 10/01/2013

Cookies with a Catholic

Cookies with a Catholic is a chance for students of all religious traditions to ask questions they may have or simply to chat about any topic related to Catholicism, while enjoying a free cookie! Come check out this new and fun program!

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Two Loyola Alumni Become Priests

Loyola Press Release - 06/12/2013

Priest and Chalice

Two Loyola New Orleans Alumni were recently ordained into the Roman Catholic priesthood in early June. Fr. Daniel E. Green was ordained a priest in the Archdiocese of New Orleans on June 1 while Fr. Raul A. Navarro, S. J. was ordained a Jesuit priest in the New Orleans Province on June 8.

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Pope Francis I: the First Jesuit Pope

Loyola Press Release - 03/15/2013

Pope Fancis

Loyola University, the Office of Mission and Ministry and the Jesuit Center join the world in celebrating the election of Pope Francis, the first Jesuit pope and the first Latin American Pope.

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Holy Name of Jesus Parish installing new Pastor, Fr. Edwin Gros S.J.

Loyola Press Release - 03/09/2013

Fr. Edwin L Gros, S.J. will be installed as the new Pastor of Holy Name of Jesus on Sunday, March 17...

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