ÁR36: november 3-ai hírlevél – angol

“Giving Birth” at GC 36

Chukwuyenum A. Afiawari, SJ
It is still three weeks before the Church begins the Season of Advent. I may not always have the patience and the grace of the Biblical Job, but I love the Advent Season. It is a period of waiting, of expecting, of longing, of hoping, of desiring! St. Ignatius was big on desires. He enjoined […]
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From Caracas to Rome: The Story of Arturo Sosa

Two days after his election, the communications team of General Congregation 36 sat down with Father General Arturo Sosa to discuss his life and thought. The conversation introduces the new Superior General in a way that is more personal, to Jesuits and the wider Ignatian family around the world. Here you can download the interview in different languages: Spanish – English – […]
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Naming of Provincials Continues

provinciali-america-latina-2At the beginning of the morning session, this Thursday, November 3rd, Father General announced the nomination of two Provincials : P. Rafael Garrido, provincial of Venezuela (VEN). Father Garrido, 44, entered the Society on 27 September 1992 and was ordained on 28 July 2007. At present he is Director of the “Huellas” youth movement. P. Gustavo […]
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On the Care for Our Elderly Jesuits – Interview with Fr. Cipriano Díaz, SJ

Before the start of our meeting in Rome we called attention to the demographic changes, which are present at this General Congregation, emphasizing in particular the growth of members coming from the provinces of the global south. This growth, that primarily reflects the higher volume of vocations in Asia and Africa in recent years, has […]
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Availability – The Strength of our Mission

30530268421_e415db2f5c_k-750x420Availability is the strength of our mission: “Availability is to be an attitude of the individual Jesuit and a characteristic of the whole Society: mobile, agile, responding to the needs of a fast-changing world.“ GC34, D21,1 “To be joined with Christ as his companions in obedience to the will of the Father allows us to […]
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Frissítve: 2016. november 04.