• A Jesuit chaplain shepherds Congress’s divided flock

    A Jesuit chaplain shepherds Congress’s divided flock

    • Jun 5, 2017

    Discussing his position as chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives, Jesuit Father Patrick J. Conroy says, “The Jesuits didn’t come looking for this job, for this position, but it was a natural. It’s in our DNA, and sure, if having a Jesuit would be of assistance to the men and women of Congress and the work that they’re doing, by all means.”

  • Meet the priest who helped rescue thousands on the Mediterranean Sea

    Meet the priest who helped rescue thousands on the Mediterranean Sea

    • Feb 16, 2017

    Father Alberto Gaton, a chaplain of a Spanish ship that combats human trafficking by rescuing people in the Mediterranean Sea, seeks to make a difference in the crisis hitting the European coast. In the span of almost 5 months, Gaton and his team have managed to rescue more than 3,000 people.

  • Police chaplains struggle amid summer of pain, fear

    Police chaplains struggle amid summer of pain, fear

    • Jul 14, 2016

    Catholic chaplains in America who work at the intersection of police forces and minority communities are struggling to deal with a violent summer, saying that when they listen to people on the ground, what they’re hearing is “sadness, pain, fear.”