JECSE

The JECSE Formators Conference 2019 brought together the formators of Jesuit Schools across Europe in Manresa, Dublin, at the end of March. This wonderful experience aimed at enriching all the participants, forming the teachers on identity and mission. It was also an opportunity to remind everyone of the value of the Jesuit European Committee for Primary and Secondary Education as a platform for widening perspective while building a common purpose.There were representatives from ten different...
From January 22nd to 25th almost a hundred chaplains and pastoral coordinators involved in Jesuit secondary education - from 17 countries from all over Europe and as far as Albania, Egypt and Russia - gathered in Manresa for a JECSE (Jesuit European Committee for Secondary Education) Pastoral Conference.‘(How) can we talk about Jesus in the multi-convictional context of Jesuit education in Europe today?’ was the main question for this conference, repeating and deepening the important theme of...
JECSE delegates in session
The Loyola Retreat Centre in northern Spain was swathed in snow last week as it hosted a major gathering of the head teachers of Jesuit schools in Europe.  Heads of all the Jesuit schools in the UK attended, alongside colleagues from Portugal to Poland.125 head teachers travelled from across Europe to the birth place of St Ignatius for the triennial European Jesuit Primary and Secondary Education Conference (JECSE) entitled “Can we talk about Jesus – Jesuit schools in a multi-faith context...