Francisco le Roux SJ

Fr Francisco de Roux SJ has been chosen to lead Colombia’s Truth Commission. The commission seeks to establish the truth behind half-a-century of armed conflict with the Marxist FARC guerrillas. The Jesuit priest, a former provincial of Colombia, has more than 40 years of experience in promoting peace and is one of the men behind the CINEP, an influential Christian think tank. Fr ‘Pacho’ is the founder and director of the Magdalena Medio Development and Peace Programme.The formal title for the...
The Violence of Peacemaking - Archbishop Romero and the Search for PeaceSpeaker :Fr Francisco de Roux SJIn association with SCIAF & the Romero TrustIn risking everything to be a voice for the poor and oppressed, Romero inspired people to be champions of social justice in Latin America and around the world.6.15pm Mass in the Church7.00pm Tea and Coffee7.30pm TalkAdmission by donation, booking not requiredContact:    0131 477 5788