Richard O’Dwyer SJ, Director of MAJIS (Multi-educational and Agricultural Jesuit Institute of South Sudan), reports on the dreadful conditions in Rumbek, South Sudan, brought about by violence and mismanagement.
Pope to Jesuits: 'Be brave and remember'
Pope Francis marked the 200th anniversary of the Jesuit Restoration by presiding over the Thanksgiving Liturgy in the Church of Gesù, Rome, on 27 September.
Help for East Africa
John K.Guiney, Director of the Mission Office, has gone to visit the East Africa Province and confer with the outgoing Provincial, Fr. Orobator (pictured here with John), and the incoming Provincial, Fr. Afulo.
Pope declares John Sullivan Venerable
Pope Francis has declared Irish Jesuit priest Fr John Sullivan SJ (1861-1933) Venerable. The Pope signed the official decree recognising the heroic virtue of Fr John on Friday, 7 November, 2014.
Fr Browne on the world stage
'Frank Browne, A Life Through the Lens', just published by Yale University Press on the Jesuit photographer Fr. Browne and an exhibition of the same title was launched by Tanáiste Joan Burton with historian and broadcaster John Bowman in Farmleigh Gallery.
'Under the influence' – Jesuits in Ireland
'Under the Influence - The Jesuits in Ireland' was the title of a two-day history conference to mark the bi-centenary of the Restoration of the Jesuits. More than one hundred people attended.