Mission/Ministry

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Formation in a Jesuit school refers to the process of learning and embracing Ignatian Spirituality. Common to Jesuits and Lay Collaborators, formation in Ignatian Identity gives language, meaning,  structure and purpose to our lives and the Mission of McQuaid Jesuit.

People recognize that McQuaid Jesuit possesses something attractive and compelling. Formation through Ignatian Identity and Campus Ministry ensures knowledge of and appreciation for the compelling gifts of Ignatian Spirituality and Jesuit Education.

Mission/Ministry News

Emmaus 82

December 7, 2018

Members of the Class of 2021 are at Camp Stella Maris experiencing Emmaus 82 from December 6-8. The Emmaus Retreat is an experience based on the story from the Gospel of Luke where the resurrected Jesus encounters two of his disciples... Read More

Dr. Kathy Ruppert on Jesuit History

December 4, 2018

Kathy Ruppert, Ph.D. presented a concise, accurate and engaging presentation on the History of the Society of Jesus to the First Year Formation Cohort on Tuesday, December 4, 2018.  Dr. Ruppert focused on the first forty years of the Society’s... Read More

Kairos 78

November 26, 2018

Kairos 78 took place at Camp Stella Maris from November 18-21. Based on The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola, Kairos is a Greek word that means “God’s time.” The retreat is a four-day, three-night experience where students get to know themselves,... Read More

McQuaid Jesuit Celebrates Thanksgiving Interfaith Prayer Service

November 19, 2018

Because we are a Jesuit, Catholic school, we welcome students of many faith traditions. To continue the work of the Second Vatican Council and its landmark document Nostra Aetate, our community gathered on Friday, November 16 to celebrate the Thanksgiving Interfaith... Read More

McQuaid Welcomes Catholic Worker for Hunger and Homelessness Week

November 13, 2018

Today, McQuaid Jesuit’s Office of Ignatian Mission and Ministry welcomed James Murphy from St. Joseph’s House of Hospitality to speak with students as part National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. James talked with students about the Catholic Worker movement, his... Read More

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