Jesuits

Harare Dawn Rotary Club
Rotary Club Harare Dawn have presented a reading room and borehole to the St Peter Claver Jesuit Primary School in Chishawasha, Zimbabwe, in a bid both to reduce water shortages and improve literacy learning at the school. The ceremony was attended by the Jesuit Provincial, Fr Chiedza Chimhanda SJ, the Club President Mr Gary Pozzo, Chishawasha mission superior Fr Fidelis Mukonori SJ, Rotarians, and students and staff of the school.Harare Dawn raised money for the drilling of a borehole and...
Photo of Pope Francis
In recent decades, the dynamics within the Catholic Church in America have grown increasingly to resemble those that define the U.S. political scene, writes Vincent Rougeau. Pope Francis’ refusal to align himself with either liberals or conservatives on his recent visit was a challenge to all those who accept such divisions, inside and outside of the Church. A five-year-old girl breaking through security to offer Pope Francis a letter and a t-shirt was probably the most iconic image...
Became a Jesuit in 1953. Kevin has taught in several UK Jesuit schools and has spent long terms as socius and then province treasurer.  He lives in the Boscombe community.
Jesuits are neither monks nor friars but ‘clerks regular’. They take vows of poverty, chastity and obedience and live in community. Most are priests but there have always been Jesuit brothers who assist the mission of the Society without ordination. Many Jesuit priests also take a fourth vow, unique to the Society of Jesus, of special obedience to the Pope with regard to missions.Jesuits today continue to be inspired by the vision of their founder, St Ignatius. His plan for the order's way of...

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