Origin of Jesuit
OTHER WORDS FROM Jesuitan·ti-Jes·u·it, noun, adjective
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How to use Jesuit in a sentence
A Jesuit order in Brazil ran a similar school for children of the Manoki community, again prohibiting them from speaking their native language.
As journalist Rachel Swarns recounted in a Twitter thread last March, she received an email in 2016 from a source detailing how Jesuit priests had sold 272 people in 1838 to pay off debts and save Georgetown University from financial ruin.
In 2015, Georgetown University stripped from two buildings the names of early school presidents, both Jesuit priests, who had orchestrated the sale of enslaved people in 1838 to help the struggling school pay off debts.Uproar erupts at U. of Richmond over building names with ties to racism|Nick Anderson|March 26, 2021|Washington Post
In 2016, reporter Rachel Swarns received a tip that Jesuit priests sold 272 people in 1838 to save Georgetown University … a historical fact that, while known to scholars, had received little attention.
He excelled in football and basketball in high school and received an athletic scholarship to the University of San Francisco, a Jesuit college whose head basketball coach, Phil Woolpert, later entered the Hall of Fame.K.C. Jones, basketball Hall of Famer with a knack for championships, dies at 88|Matt Schudel|December 27, 2020|Washington Post
At times, Mario Cuomo seemed to have the humility of a Jesuit and the goals of an emperor.
Not one Argentine Jesuit lost his life during the dirty war, and he managed to save dozens of people.
“We get to live and work with a group of Jesuit scientists who take both science and faith very seriously,” he writes.Pope Francis Asked ‘Would You Baptize an Alien?’ Here’s the Answer.|Barbie Latza Nadeau|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of those was a Jesuit, like the pope, named Rutilio Grande.Why Pope Francis Wants to Declare Murdered Archbishop Romero a Saint|Christopher Dickey|August 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Francis told reporters that he has not had a true vacation since 1975 when he went to Buenos Aires with the Jesuit community.
More laborers are needed for the Jesuit missions, as well as for those conducted by the friars.
The experience of the Jesuit fathers at Port Royal is related at length, from their own point of view.
Then follows an account of the life of the Jesuit prisoners, in Virginia and England.
The conclusion is reached that, despite these drawbacks, the Jesuit mission in Canada has made a hopeful beginning.
The Jesuit expatiated on the curse of heaven, which now manifested itself on the head of the Duke in every relation of his life.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter