List of Jesuits

Ignatius of Loyola, recognized as a saint by the Catholic Church, founded the Society of Jesus in 1540.

This is an alphabetical list of historically notable members of the Society of Jesus.

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B

Pope Francis
Blessed Jan Beyzym, Missionary in Madagascar
Tadeusz Brzozowski (1749-1820) first post-restoration General

C

D

Fr. Joseph O'Callahan (right), a Jesuit priest, is presented with the Medal of Honor by President Truman

E

F

Francis Xavier, one of the first seven Jesuits and missionary to Asia

G

Robert Bellarmine, one of the most important cardinals of the Catholic Reformation
Saint Melchior Grodziecki, martyr

H

Gerard Manley Hopkins, an English poet, Roman Catholic convert, and priest

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J

K

Athanasius Kircher, a 17th c. polymath
Cardinal Adam Kozlowiecki
Saint Gabriel Lallemant

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Włodzimierz Ledóchowski, Superior General 1915-1942

M

Jacques Marquette, the French Jesuit missionary who founded Michigan's first European settlement
Petrus Canisius, a theologian to whom the restoration of Catholicism in Germany after the Reformation is credited

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O

P

R

S

Pierre-Jean De Smet, a missionary to the Native Americans in the Western United States

T

Teilhard in 1955

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W

X

Z

See also


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