Sept. 8, 2023 – The Jesuits of the USA Central and Southern Province on Aug. 19, 2023, welcomed seven men to the Novitiate of St. Stanislaus Kostka, temporarily located in Culver City, California. Over the next two years, they will learn about the Society of Jesus and deepen their relationship with Jesus. A mix of …
Jesuits West officially welcomed three new novices during the Mass of Investiture on September 3.
Jesuits West Province officially welcomed six new novices during the Mass of Investiture at the Jesuit Novitiate of the Three Companions in Culver City, California.
Nineteen Jesuit novices in the United States, Canada and Haiti pronounced first vows of poverty, chastity and obedience in August 2022.
Fr. Andrew Rodriguez, SJ, pronounced final vows in the Society of Jesus and became the director of novices for Jesuits West on July 31, 2022.
Fr. Andrew Rodriguez, SJ, will serve as the next director of novices for the Jesuits West Province.
Introducing the 2020 Novices.
With great joy and gratitude, the Jesuits welcomed this summer thirteen new novices who entered the Society of Jesus; five in Canada and eight in Haiti. The novices have just completed their first period of probation. We thank God for the great blessing of their vocation to the Society.
Once a year the Society of Jesus invites men, ages 18-39 to come and spend a weekend in the Jesuit novitiate itself.