Life at the Claver Residence

The Claver Residence adjoins the campus of Rockhurst University. Below are some candid photographs of daily life at the Residence and around campus.

The Community celebrates Mass for the Final Vows of Fr. Vowells and Br. Kerfoot at St. Francis Xavier Church.

Fr. Vowells and Br. Kerfoot pronounce their Final Vows in the Society of Jesus.

Fr. Vowells and Br. Kerfoot celebrate after Final Vows.

Fr. Vowells in a contemplative moment.

Scott Hendrickson grading papers.


Prior to Final Vows, Fr. Dunfee blesses Br. Kerfoot in the community chapel.

Members of the community gather in the residence.

Fr. Matt Ruhl and Fr. Dan White relax after a long day.

The Claver courtyard in Fall.

Father Peter-Hans Kolvenbach, Superior General of the Society of Jesus, addresses the Jesuit Community on his recent visit to Kansas City.