Fruit of learning acquired in previous experiences, we can affirm that that there are a series of factors which contribute to the successful development of international networking. This is not a recipe for success, but could help as a checklist
The Jesuit Mission Offices and NGOs that form the Xavier Network held the first of two annual meetings in Vienna, Austria from 22nd to 24th March, 2017.
The Xavier Network is made up of thirteen jesuit organisations working on Mission and Development. These institutions share
Ignatian-inspired initiatives in light of Trump’s inauguration: prayers of solidarity and an open letter to refugees and migrants
Recognizing the convulsed times that may be coming as President-Elect Trump takes office, Catholic communities across the country joined together in “prayers of light” for immigrants on Thursday, the night before his inauguration. The national effort is coordinated by the Ignatian Solidarity
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has”(Margaret Mead)
Indeed, these changes in citizenship around the world occur through advocacy, which can be broadly defined as
Over 1,800 individuals are expected to gather at the 19th Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice from November 12-14 in Washington, D.C. A significant portion of attendees are young people, ages 16-22, representing Jesuit and other Catholic institutions from across the
For the first two weeks of October, the attention, not only of the Jesuits but also of many people, was centred on the election of the new Superior General of the Jesuits. Now that Father Arturo Sosa has been elected,
The 36th General Congregation has elected Father Arturo Sosa Abascal, of the Jesuit Province of Venezuela as Superior General.
Father Sosa was born in Caracas, Venezuela on 12 November 1948. Until his election, Father Sosa has been Delegate for Interprovincial Houses
The keyword of many of our conversations at the apostolic level is “networking” or “collaboration.” There are a number of places that list the networks of the Society of Jesus, but usually always from a partial perspective. We have not
Some believe that networks are only operational organizational structures, but for us, they are above all opportunities to channel a new culture of collaboration and collective action that help us grow towards greater achievements in our shared mission. This is
The General Congregation (GC) of the Jesuits is the highest governing body of this religious congregation. It is usually only called for to elect the successor of the Superior General, and this is precisely the case of the General Congregation