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James Reilly
The Jesuits in Britain are pleased to announce the appointment of a new Chair of the province’s independent safeguarding commission. Following a competitive interview process, James Reilly this month took over the role, replacing Kevin Barry, who completes his term of office after five years.The Jesuits in Britain have had a safeguarding commission for almost twenty years, since the Nolan Report recommended independent oversight of safeguarding by professionals in 2001. Although an unpaid role...
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As Donald Trump prepares to be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States of America this Friday, the Jesuit Institute in South Africa is urging Christians not to give up in the search for truth. Writing in the Southern Cross, Fr Chris Chatteris SJ of the Institute reflects on the “sustained and concerted assault on the truth” which, he says, many commentators bemoaned during the Presidential election and says it would be wrong to become as jaded as Pontius Pilate.Fr...