The Center for Peacemaking operates at the intersection of thought and action.
The Center convenes diverse groups to engage in dialogue on the critical issues of our day with conferences, research and publications; providing opportunities for interfaith dialogue and funding interfaith collaboration; incubating projects and non-profit organizations; and sponsoring international research trips for students.
Located 45 miles east of Omaha, Neb., in rural Iowa, the Creighton University Retreat Center is situated on 154 wooded acres on the Nishnabotna River.
The Jesuit Retreat House on Lake Winnebago welcomes men and women of all faiths to its silent weekend preached retreats (including 12-Step retreats) and summer individually directed 5-day and 8-day retreats. Retreatants enjoy individual bedrooms with private bathrooms, three chapels, multiple sitting rooms, a library, exercise room, and art room. The retreat house sits on 23 peaceful acres along the western shore of Lake Winnebago.
International Samaritan works hand in hand with people living in garbage dump communities to help them break out of poverty.
The Ignatian Solidarity Network promotes leadership and advocacy among students, alumni, and other emerging leaders from Jesuit schools, parishes, and ministries by educating its members on social justice issues; by mobilizing a national network to address those issues; and by encouraging a life-long commitment to the “service of faith and the promotion of justice.
Gesu Parish and School have been guided by the Society of Jesus since the parish community was founded in 1926 and have been an important ministry of the Gesu Parish Community for over 90 years. The school provides a Christ-centered education with an emphasis on the Jesuit traditions of academic excellence, service to others, and …
St. Xavier High School, founded in 1831, is a Catholic college prepatory school for young men conducted by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits).
The mission of Red Cloud Indian School, a Catholic institution administered by the Jesuits and the Lakota people, is to develop and grow as a vibrant Church, through an education of the mind and spirit that promotes Lakota and Catholic values.
Located in Porcupine, South Dakota, Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School provides a Lakota, Catholic, Jesuit education to students in kindergarten through eighth grade. An integral part of the Red Cloud Indian School system, OLL has been educating students on the eastern side of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation since 1931.