St Alberto Hurtado

Pope Francis with (l) Fr Antonio Rueda de Colombia and Fr Jorge Munoz SJ
The Jesuits of Santiago were delighted to welcome Pope Francis to the Shrine of St Alberto Hurtado during the papal visit to Chile and Peru last week.Alberto Hurtado was a Jesuit saint of the twentieth century beloved and revered across Chile for his dedication to the fight for justice for the poor and marginalized.On his arrival at the Shrine, which also houses a museum of the life of the saint, the pope was asked to bless the famous “green van” which Alberto Hurtado used in his ministry....