Saint Ignatius College Prep, a Jesuit Catholic school in the heart of Chicago, is a diverse community dedicated to educating young men and women for lives of faith, love, service and leadership. Through outstanding teaching and personal formation, the school challenges its talented student body to intellectual excellence, integrity, and life-long learning and growth. Inspired by the gospel of Jesus Christ, this community strives to use God's gifts to promote social justice for the greater glory of God.
The past few weeks have seen the continuing scourge of gun violence in our own streets and across the country. Let us remember in prayer Adam Toledo, Jaslyn Adams, the FedEx workers in Indianapolis, the members of the Austin community and the bar patrons in Kenosha, among the countless others whose lives and the lives of their families have been forever altered and devastated.
In a landmark undertaking in the pursuit of racial healing and justice, Descendants of ancestors enslaved and sold by the Jesuits and the Jesuits of the United States have announced a partnership to create the Descendants Truth & Reconciliation Foundation.