Natural and mineral resources provide abundance, providence, and the means with which to enhance our wellbeing and dignity. However, the negative impacts of exploitation of resources are borne mostly by the poor and vulnerable. There are also broader consequences for
In 1902, Joaquim da Silva Tavares, Cândido de Azevedo Mendes and Carlos Zimmermann, naturalists and teachers of natural sciences at the Colégio de São Fiel, founded the first scientific journal of the Society of Jesus. As it was dedicated to
In 2008, in Manaus, Brazil, the network of Jesuit Social Centers in Latin America was finally launched after many years of discerning the need of such structure and level of coordination. The network was launched with the aim of promoting dialogue,
Since the beginning of the Jesuit Networking Project, we have highlighted the work of our colleagues at the Ignatian Solidarity Network as a model of an Ignatian thematic network for justice that is working wonderfully as an interesting mix of
So, may Fr General and the Jesuits forgive us if we now start making a bit of noise in order to better catalyze the network into action.
I am going to continue with a silly comparison: there are about 800,000 Android apps.