Christopher Brolly SJ

Christopher and his family on vow day
Three young men gave a powerful witness to their faith and desire to serve by taking simple perpetual vows as Jesuits at the weekend. This marked the end of an exacting and inspiring two years as novices. Their experiences have been rich and varied.Chris Brolly had been a Maths teacher in a Newcastle secondary school. He feels that his two years as a novice have been a process of becoming more human. “The novitiate, gave me a chance to look back at my life and see how God has been working...
Three Jesuit novices take their first vows in Birmingham
We congratulate the three Jesuit novices took their first vows at St Mary’s Church, Harborne, Birmingham on Saturday.  The novices have completed their two years in formation at the Novice House in Birmingham which looks after novices from the three Jesuit provinces of North West Europe - Britain, Ireland and Flanders-Netherlands.  Taking vows were two novices from Britain: Christopher Brolly and Stephen Noon, and Teodor Avram from Ireland.  Presiding at the mass was Fr...