Jesuit Young Adult Ministries

The following excerpt is by Charmagne Fernandes, a member of the Young Adults Ministry at St Anselm's in Southall, West LondonWE ARE the members of SAYAM, the Young Adults Ministry at St Anselm’s in Southall, West London. We are a group spanning two decades in age, from 21 to 41 years. We are single, happily married, with and without children, and of various ethnicities, but primarily British-Asian. Southall is often called ‘Little Punjab’ or ‘Little India’, and it has been a South Asian hub...
In the week leading up to Pentecost (May 24th -31st), the Jesuit Young Adult Ministries offered an online retreat in daily life called “Plugged In”.  As its name indicates, the retreat aimed at allowing young adults to profit from the lockdown by rediscovering and ‘recharging’ their relationship with God. The 40 participants where individually accompanied by the Jesuit Young Adult Ministries Team along with a team of Jesuits and lay Spiritual Directors from across the country. The virtual...
What is The Economy of Francesco?It is an international meeting of young Catholic scholars and activists who will meet in Assisi next month to discuss a new economic model for the world, one which has social justice and the environment at its heart.The title of the event refers to Saint Francis of Assisi who cared deeply for the natural world, but also Pope Francis. In his papal encyclicals, particularly Laudato Si’, the Holy Father has lamented the pathological state of the global economy...