First Vows 2013 -- Matthew Donovan & Eric Immel - # - Midwest Jesuits
The Society of Jesus, also known as the Jesuits, is the largest religious order of priests and brothers in the Roman Catholic Church. For more than 470 years, the Jesuits have served in the spirit of St. Ignatius Loyola, who founded the order in 1540. Jesuits serve throughout the United States and the world in educational institutions, parishes, retreat centers, social justice ministries, international ministries, and intellectual apostolates. The Midwest Jesuits serve in more than 66 ministries throughout 12 states from the Great Lakes to the Great Plains.