Alberto Hurtado

The fight against indifference:The Hurtado Jesuit Centre will offer an Ignatian Day, in which the life of  of St Alberto Hurtado and St Ignatius will be explored. At 10:30 there is a talk “Alberto Hurtado: the fight against indifference” followed by a reflection.Lunch wil be at 12.30.After lunch, at 13:30 there is a  film screening of "Ignacio de Loyola", directed by Paolo Dy. The movie is about the conversion and life of St Ignatius.  For more information email hurtado....
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...