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Do You Speak Ignatian?

Xavier University offers a glossary of Ignatian and Jesuit terms as a reference for introducing people to the language and jargon of this community.

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“Ten Elements of Ignatian Spirituality” Article

"The heart has its reasons of which the mind knows nothing."

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Laudato Sí

“Today, however, we have to realize that a true ecological approach always becomes a social approach; it must integrate questions of justice in debates on the environment, so as to hear both the cry of the earth and the cry of the poor.”

Laudato Sí (24 May 2015) | Francis (vatican.va)

Challenges to Jesuit Higher Education Today

"Depth of thought and imagination in the Ignatian tradition involves a profound engagement with the real"

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The Service of Faith and the Promotion of Justice

"The real measure of our Jesuit universities lies in who our students become."

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Men and Women for Others

"Today our prime educational objective must be to form men and women for others...men and women completely convinced that love of God which does not issue in justice for all is a farce."

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The Society of Jesus

"We are the Society of Jesus, a Roman Catholic order of priests and brothers founded half a millennium ago by the soldier-turned-mystic Ignatius Loyola. But most people call us 'the Jesuits.'"

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Archdiocese of Chicago

The main campuses of Loyola University of Chicago are located within the Archdiocese of Chicago. Led by Cardinal Blase Cupich, more than 2 million Catholics live, work, pray and serve through a vast network of parishes, schools, and charitable organizations.

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Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities

The ASSOCIATION OF CATHOLIC COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, founded in 1899, serves as the collective voice of U.S. Catholic higher education. Currently, Loyola's President Mark C Reed serves on its Board of Directors.

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Association of Jesuit Colleges & Universities

The AJCU represents Jesuit higher education in the United States throughout a variety of constituencies and encourages collaboration and shared information between institutions.

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Collegium: A Colloquy on Faith and Intellectual Life

Meeting place for faculty at Catholic colleges and universities better understand the mission of Catholic higher education, with an eye to advancing that mission in creative ways that respond to the demands of their time.

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Ignatian Solidarity Network

Network, educate, and form advocates for social justice animated by the spirituality of St. Ignatius of Loyola and the witness of the Jesuit martyrs of El Salvador and their companions.

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Midwest Province of the Society of Jesus

LUC is an apostolate of the Midwest Province of the Society of Jesus. Learn more about other colleges/universities, as well as other apostolates of this province here.

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Ignatian Spirituality

Loyola Press provides videos, reflections, and prayer resources rooted in the Ignatian tradition.

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Sacred Space

The Irish Jesuits invite people to a daily meditative prayer rooted in Ignatian spirituality and the Scripture of the Day.

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