English   Español   Français

AD
MAJOREM
DEI
GLORIAM






A Fire that Kindles other Fires

SS.NOMINI.
IESV.
SACRVM






Sent to the frontiers following Jesus

1814-2014

ite
inflammate
omnia
Current Curia News

“Opening doors to the displaced is not only a Christian, but a human value,” says Fr. General.

20 Nov. 2014:  On the on thirty-fourth anniversary of the Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS),  Fr Adolfo Nicolás, Superior General of the Society of Jesus, had a conversation with Fr. Federico Lombardi, SJ, Director of the Holy See Pre... >>> More


"Brazil as one Province, is like the times of Anchieta," says Fr. General.

Sunday, November 16, marked a historic moment for the Jesuits: the creation of the new unified province of Brazil and the installation of Father Renato John Eidt, as the Provincial. The ceremony was held at Rio de Janeiro (RJ). "We are at a hist... >>> More


Brs. Affonso Wobeto and Ivan Pavin leave the Curia for New Missions

Saying farewell to two of our veteran community members wasn't easy for the Jesuits at the General Curia. Br. Affonso Wobeto, belonging to Province Brazil, was earlier appointed to serve in the curia from 1975 to 1979. His later appointment as... >>> More

Society of Jesus

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.

a photo

Zambia: Fr. Frank Wafer SJ at the Mukanzubo Kalinda Institute

Feasts and Memorials

Bl. Bernard Francis de Hoyos (29/11)

Read More

Rev. Fr. General

   

Fr. Adolfo Nicolás, S.J.

Born on April 29, 1936 in Villamuriel de Cerrato (Palencia province), Spain. January 19, 2008 he was elected Superior General of the Society of Jesus... More

    Visit our Welcome Page

Videos of Fr. General


Fr General's Announcement about GC36

 

Today in History

28 November



1629/ The martyrdom in Nagasaki, Japan, of Blessed Leonardo Kimura, who was burned to death.

1759/ Twenty Fathers and 192 Scholastics set sail from the Tagus for exile. Two were to die on the voyage to Genoa and Civita Vecchia.

Unification of Brazilian Province

 
News Bulletin


New Province of Brazil.  From 14 to 17 November, Father General traveled to Brazil to erect the new Province of Brazil.  The main event took place on Sunday, 16 November, at the John XXIII Center in Rio de Janeiro.  Here, Father Nicolás spoke to Jesuits and lay guests.  A Eucharist followed, presided over by Father General, and concelebrated by many priests.  At the end of the Eucharist, the decree of erection of the new Province was read, as well as the decree which appointed Fr João Renato the new Provincial of Brazil.  The previous day, Saturday, 15 November, Father General visited São Paulo.  In the "Patio do Colegio," which is the Padre Anchieta Museum today, he met with the Jesuits and their collaborators.  In the evening, he visited the Social and Education...
More

International Notices

 
Jesuit Brother Guy Consolmagno wins Carl Sagan Medal
Michigan-bred Vatican astronomer and Jesuit Brother Guy Consolmagno will become the first clergyman awarded one of planetary science's most prestigious awards, when on Thursday in Arizona he receives the Carl Sagan Medal. More...

Multimedia/Featured Resources

 
 
 
Working with reliable suppliers, we also guarantee the high quality of all our products go viagra pills cheap for the people the message that the improvement of life is your ally. For each item we realized there is the necessary documentation homepage cialis online click we always provide the option to call or come to our address. Of intervention used to prevent disease intervention used to treat the disease see online prescriptions for cialis recently order of medicines in pharmacies is becoming increasingly important.