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Changes in the Central Government of the Society

On September 19, Fr. Gabriel Ignacio Rodríguez Tamayo (COL) bagan to serve as Assistant ad providentiam, and Fr. James E. Grummer (WIS) will serve as Admonitor of Fr. General; as, Fr. Marcos Recolons (BOL) reliquish both these offices. ...


Conference Presidents meet in Rome

This year, the annual meeting of the Presidents of the Jesuit Conferences held at the Curia includes two new members, Fr. George Pattery for South Asia and Fr. Timothy Kesicki for USA. The meeting began on 12th September, will continue till...


Pope appoints Fr. Robert J. Geisinger, S.J. to the post of Promoter of Justice

Pope Francis has appointed Fr. Robert J. Geisinger SJ to the post of Promoter of Justice for the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF). He takes over from Fr. Robert W. Oliver, who has held the position since Jan. 3, 2013.

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The Society of Jesus, is a worldwide Roman Catholic religious order founded by Saint Ignatius of Loyola. He originally called his group "The Company of Jesus" to indicate its true leader, the title was Latinized into "Societas Jesu" in the Bull of Pope Paul III on 27 Sept., 1540. The motto of the Society of Jesus is Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam (For the Greater Glory of God). Click : Mission Statement.

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Changes in the Central Government of the Society



Dear Brothers,

During these years of my service as Superior General, I have on various occasions made it known how generous the Society has been in offering capable, magnanimous and disponible individuals for the service of central Government. I said this during General Congregation 35, and I reaffirm it at this time as I announce several changes in the General Curia. Since some of these changes were already communicated in the past months through diverse ...

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