Barbados

On 28 July 2020 the parish of St Francis of Assisi in Barbados was handed over to the local diocese after Michael Barrow SJ celebrated his final Mass there. This seems like a good opportunity to reflect a little on the British Jesuits history on that island after 163 years of their involvement.Although the Jesuits in Britain Archives have a bound volume of mission papers containing letters, financial and spiritual accounts and articles from the Bajan and Missionary Magazine on the history and...