Welcome to the Jesuit Social Research Institute


The Jesuit Social Research Institute works to transform the Gulf South through action research, analysis, education, and advocacy on the core issues of poverty, race, and migration. The Institute is a collaboration of Loyola University New Orleans and the Central and Southern Province of the Society of Jesus, rooted in the faith that does justice.


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Address by Most Reverend Salvatore J. Cordileone, Archbishop of San Francisco

Delivered at the 2019 Catholic Immigrant Integration Initiative Conference Santa Clara, California | March 13, 2019

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Loyola University's Lenten Series 2019: JESUITICA

Fr. Kammer speaks at Jesuitica about "The Faith That Does Justice"

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Hungry at the Banquet: Food Insecurity in Louisiana 2018

New report by Loyola University New Orleans Jesuit Social Research Institute reveals scope and depth of hunger in Louisiana, causes and cures, and the realities of food deserts; presents recommendations to promote food justice.

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