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


Ignatian Spirituality:

The World is Charged with the Grandeur of God


Jesuit Core Values: 

Whole Persons of Solidarity for the Real World


Jesuit Education: 

Developing People of Competence and Compassion


The Jesuit Tradition in Today's World: 

Gifts of Our Ignatian Heritage


Xavier University: 

An Historical Perspective

 


Seeking Integration and Widsom

The Xavier Way

 


Our Hope and Joys for Xavier University

Gaudium et Spes


Religious Pluralism and the Campus Community

The Lived Experience of Nostra Aetate


Inspired Decision-Making:

Personal and Communal Discernment