Understanding Our Heritage, Living the Mission 

This series provides a brief overview about Jesuit heritage and education. Each section includes a two-minute video, selected readings and reflection questions. We hope that you find it useful for orienting faculty, staff and students.


St. Ignatius Loyola:

The Founder of the Jesuits


Inspired Decision-Making:

Personal and Communal Discernment


The Jesuit Tradition in Today's World: 

Gifts of Our Ignatian Heritage


Xavier University: 

An Historical Perspective