way of life

In the light of our way of life and the missions entrusted to us we aspire to be men who:Have a deep relationship with ChristHave a capacity for friendshipAre flexible enough to work in different situationsSee the hand of God in the day to day events of their livesAre generous and enthusiasticWork well with othersCan take initiatives for themselvesAre cheerful and hopeful in dispositionAre open to people of other faiths and to all people of good willDesire to be of service to the most needyHave...
My name is Michael Kirwan, I was born in 1959 in Leeds, of Irish parents. I first met the Jesuits at St Michaels College, a school run by the Jesuits in Leeds for about a hundred years. I was impressed by the variety of the Jesuit priests whom I met- they were not many, but there seemed to be no ‘standard’ pattern, and yet they worked well together. I was especially struck by the Jesuits’ respect for intellectual and academic work, and for the world of culture.It was only...