The Maroon

Brief: Loyola joins pope in prayer for Syria

The Maroon

September 4, 2013

Filed under Christianity, Faith, Religion

Pope Francis has declared Saturday, Sept. 7, a day of prayer and fasting dedicated to the need for peace in Syria and peace around the world for all Catholics. Pope Francis has also invited members of other denominations and re...

Archdiocese experiences extra ‘ordain-ary’ summer

SHAMARA KING

September 4, 2013

Filed under Christianity, Faith, Religion

Archbishop Gregory Aymond ordained five men to the Roman Catholic priesthood for the Archdiocese of New Orleans on June 1. The five men were Colin Braud, Travis Clark, Gary Copping, Daniel Green and Jonathan Hemelt. According to the arch...

Brief: Pope celebrates Easter at the Vatican

Associate Press

April 4, 2013

Filed under Christianity, Faith

VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis marked Christianity's most joyous day with a passionate plea for world peace, celebrating his first Easter Sunday as pontiff in the enthusiastic company of more than 250,000 people who overflowed fr...

Jesuits discuss hopes for pope

BURKE BISCHOFF

March 20, 2013

Filed under Christianity, Faith

With Pope Francis officially starting his ministry March 19, local Jesuits have high expectations for the new pope's policies and actions. Many religious thinkers expect Jorge Mario Bergoglio, elected Pope Francis Wednesday, March 13, to fix numerous probl...

Brief: Vatican attacks media for fabricated reports

Associate Press

February 28, 2013

Filed under Christianity, Faith

VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Vatican lashed out Feb. 23 at the media for what it said has been a run of defamatory and false reports before the conclave to elect Pope Benedict XVI's successor, saying they were an attempt to influence th...

Pope resigns

Pope resigns

WADNER PIERRE

February 28, 2013

Filed under Christianity, Faith

Ignatian Fellows recruit members

JESSICA DEBOLD

January 17, 2013

Filed under Christianity, Faith, Religion

Nine professors from diverse academic backgrounds have been selected for the new Ignatian Faculty Fellows program, aimed at strengthening the presence of Jesuit values within Loyola classrooms. The Ignatian Faculty Fellows Prog...

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