The Jesuit Tradition in Today's World:

Gifts of our Ignatian Heritage


Narrated by Dr. Gail Hurst, Chair/Associate Professor, Criminal Justice. (The Introduction can also be read here.)



The Truly Catholic University
Richard Malloy, S.J.

The Gifts of Our Ignatian Heritage
XU Discernment Group, Report to the President, 2009

optional - Are we still Jesuit? Catholic?
Charles Currie, S.J. (President of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities) 

Reflection Questions:

  • What world, national, or regional events have taken place during the time I have begun working at a Jesuit institution? 
    1. What effects have those events had on student life and campus culture? 
    2. How can I help the institution and students prepare for a rapidly changing global society?
  • Why are they called "gifts" of our Ignatian Heritage?