On Friday, September 25, 2020, members of the global Jesuit and broader Catholic network will gather virtually in prayer during "Breathing Together: Global Ignatian Prayer Vigil for the Season of Creation."
On Wednesday, September 23, 2020 the Ignatian Solidarity Network will host the virtual Ignite: A Celebration of Justice, honoring faith and justice leaders including Fr. John Baumann, S.J., and Sr. Simone Campbell, S.S.S.
On August 6, 2020, the Ignatian Solidarity Network launched the Voting as an Act of Love campaign, encouraging the Jesuit and broader Catholic network to exercise the right and responsibility to vote for candidates and issues that support the common good and concern for the most vulnerable people in our society.
The Ignatian Solidarity Network responds to the Department of Homeland Security's memorandum undermining the dignity of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program participants and their families.
The Supreme Court of the United States issued its decision that the Trump Administration cannot immediately carry out its plan to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
Next week, Catholics around the world will celebrate the fifth anniversary of Pope Francis’ landmark encyclical letter Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home through prayer, education, and online activities.
ISN, with fellow faith leaders, urges the Supreme Court to delay a decision on DACA until it considers the current national and global reality of COVID-19.
ISN has launched the Faces of DACA campaign, exploring the impact of the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
During the 2020 Lenten season, the Ignatian Solidarity Network will bring together more than forty contributors from the national Jesuit and broader Catholic network for a Lenten series titled Radical Hope exploring a response to systemic injustice from a Catholic perspective.
From November 16-18, 2019 in Washington, D.C., more than 2,000 individuals committed to faith, justice, and the common good gathered for the Ignatian Solidarity Network’s 22nd annual Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice.
From November 16-18, 2019, nearly 2,000 individuals will gather for the 22nd annual Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice in Washington, D.C.—marking the 30th anniversary of the deaths of the Jesuit martyrs of El Salvador and their companions.
On Wednesday, September 4 in Newark, NJ, Cardinal Joseph Tobin will join hundreds of Catholic leaders, including the Ignatian Solidarity Network, in calling for an end to child and family immigration detention.
Erin Brown joined the Ignatian Solidarity Network staff as program director in mid-August, overseeing the growing lineup of ISN programs.
On Thursday, July 18, ISN will join more than 200 Catholic sisters, priests, brothers, and lay Catholic advocates and immigrants pressuring the Trump administration and Congress to end the immoral and inhumane practice of detaining immigrant children.
On May 21, 2019, the Ignatian Solidarity Network honored Sr. Norma Pimentel, M.J. and Fr. James Martin, S.J. for their commitment to faith and justice
The following is a joint statement issued from the Jesuit Conference of Justice and Ecology, Kino Border Initiative, and Ignatian Solidarity Network regarding President Trump's announcement of a National Emergency at the U.S.-Mexico Border.
The Ignatian Solidarity Network has joined with faith leaders across the United States in decrying the morality of a border wall.
On Saturday, March 2, 2019, the Ignatian Solidarity Network will host its first Virtual Teach-In on Migration—a virtual gathering including dynamic speakers, prayer, networking, and shared reflection opportunities to explore the realities of migration.
Commemorating fifteen years as an organization promoting a faith that does justice, the Ignatian Solidarity Network announces the first annual Ignite: A Celebration of Justice to be held on May 21, 2019, in New York City. Honorees will include Fr. James Martin, S.J., and Sr. Norma Pimentel, M.J.
Many important issues regarding immigration policy have been brought into the negotiations over the current government shutdown. It is imperative that lawmakers address them in a way that extends respect and solidarity to all those fleeing poverty, violence or instability in their home countries.
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Ignatian Solidarity Network staff are available to speak about topics including:
- Relationship between social justice, Jesuits, and Ignatian Spirituality;
- Pope Francis and his emphasis on social justice;
- Catholic engagement in social justice activism and advocacy;
- Youth and young adult Catholics engagement with social justice, etc.;
- Lay leadership in the Catholic Church
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