Hong Kong

Photographs of Irish Jesuits in Hong Kong

May 31, 2022

Jesuit photographers in Hong Kong (1929 to 1937) depict urban and rural scenes, sports, buildings, landscapes, and Jesuits at rest and play.

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Remembering Seán Coghlan SJ

September 10, 2021

Irish Jesuit Missionary Seán Coghlan died peacefully on 2 September in Hong Kong. His friend Thomas Morrissey SJ remembers him

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New podcast series featuring Irish Jesuits in Hong Kong

April 13, 2021

A podcast series featuring Irish Jesuit missionaries in Hong Kong has just been published by Maurice O'Keeffe of Irish Life and Lore, an oral Irish history project

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The Lonergan method in Hong Kong

July 8, 2020

Theologian Gerry Whelan SJ is working with Jesuits and their co-workers in Hong Kong where the Chinese government has been clamping down on pro-democracy protestors.

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Fr James Hurley – ‘an exceptional Jesuit’

April 20, 2020

Fr James Hurley, Irish Jesuit missionary to Hong Kong, died peacefully in Cherryfield Lodge nursing home, Dublin, on Easter Monday

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Love at the heart of mission

November 7, 2018

The love of God shown by Jesuit missionaries was matched by their love of people, said Provincial Leonard Moloney SJ at a recent Mass for the relatives of deceased missionaries

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Harold Naylor SJ: A “wonderful life” in Hong Kong

October 10, 2018

Fr Harold Naylor SJ died peacefully in Hong Kong on 4 October, 2018 at the age of 87

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‘Fīor Eireannach gan dabht’

April 18, 2018

President Michael D Higgins and the Lord Mayor of Dublin Mícheál MacDonnacha will attend Fr Joe Mallins SJ's Memorial Mass on Sat 21 April, at 11:00am in Gardiner St. Church

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Irish Jesuits in Hong Kong – 90th annivesary

December 2, 2016

The Chinese Province celebrates the 90th anniversary of the arrival of Jesuits in Hong Kong on 2 December. They were all Irish and celebrated their first mass on 3 December,...

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