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The Jesuits (also known as the Society of Jesus) are an international religious order of men within the Catholic Church.   The Order was founded in 1540 by St Ignatius of Loyola and his nine companions.  Today we are 18,000 priests and brothers present in over 100 countries.  Jesuits in Britain work as parish priests, chaplains, teachers, academics, writers, doctors, spiritual directors and artists. Following the vision of our founder, we seek to "find God in all...