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Adolfo Nicolás was born in Villamuriel de Cerrato, Palencia, Spain, on 29 April 1936 and entered the Jesuit novitiate of Aranjuez in 1953. He studied at the University of Alcalá, where he earned his licentiate in philosophy.
Brother James joined the Jesuits in 1946. He worked as a cook for many years in the Oxfordshire Heythrop, and at Manresa House Roehampton. He now lives in London.