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Damian Howard Sj
Fr Damian Howard SJ shares his vision of what the years ahead hold in store for the Jesuits in Britain.It was back in May 2017 that I first heard that Fr General had appointed me to take over the running of the Jesuits in Britain from the start of September. The provincial of the Dominicans was very surprised when I told him that the Jesuits give incoming superiors advanced notice. “They just elected me at a chapter meeting and I had to take over there and then!” he complained to me. Dominicans...
GC36 is to put the environment at the heart of its deliberations
Jesuits involved in ecology and the environment are calling for a “renewed imagination”, as they prepare for their 36th General Congregation (GC36). Writing on the Ecojesuit website, they urge delegates at the meeting that will take place in Rome from 3 October to offer “new prospects so the Society of Jesus can respond – as a body – to the environmental and poverty challenges our world is facing”.In an article posted on 31 July – the Feast of the...