The Jesuits

Director: Bryan SingerStarring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Hugh Jackman, Jennifer Lawrence, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellenCertificate: 12ARunning time: 131 minsUK release date: 22 May 2014 All people, whether they be homo sapiens or homo superiors, have a decision to make at some point. Do you go with the guy who tells you that your gifts are for the service of all humankind, or do you follow the Übermensch leader who tells you to use your power to dominate the world? This scenario,...
On the doorstep of London’s Olympic Village, a new Jesuit centre is seeking to reach out to the residents of London’s most deprived borough. The Hurtado Jesuit Centre is named after a Chilean Jesuit saint who was canonised in 2005 and whose feast we celebrate on 18 August. Who was Alberto Hurtado and, sixty years after his death, how is his passion for justice being lived out in East London? Alberto Hurtado Cruchaga was born in January 1901, the first son of well-to-do parents. Within...

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