Gerry became a Jesuit in 1974. He has spent the last 17 years working in Jesuit parishes, principally as parish priest. He has covered Brixton, Wimbledon and is at present parish priest
David Smolira joined the Jesuits in 1978. He was provincial 1999-2005 and has been regional superior of South Africa. He is now the parish priest at St Ignatius Stamford Hill.
Hugh became a Jesuit in 1977 and is now Superior of the Stamford Hill community and a Trustee of the Society of Jesus Trust.
Frank joined the Jesuits in 1974 and for much of that time has focussed on international relations first as an advisor to the Bishops of England and Wales and then in Brussels. He now lives in London.
Gerry now lives in our retirement community in Preston where he continues to write and give the spiritual exercises, as well as assisting in St Wilfrid’sparish.
Fr Rory been a Jesuit since 1949, taking on various pastoral roles and is currently engaged in retreat works and sculpture as part of his ministry at St Beuno’s Jesuit Spirituality Centre
Joe was born in Portsmouth, and after education at St Francis Xavier’s in Liverpool and at Portsmouth Grammar School, entered the novitiate in Harlaxton in 1951 at the age of 18.
By the gallows where St Edmund Campion was put to death stood a young student of law, Henry Walpole who, inspired by the example of