Asia Pacific - JCAP social apostolate meeting in Kuala Lumpur
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the seminal Decree 4 of the 32nd General Congregation, which prompted an outpouring of social action among Jesuits and lay collaborators against the oppression and poverty that engulfed much of Asia Pacific at that time. Asia Pacific is a very different place now, although structures of injustice remain in various forms. The call to live a faith that does justice still rings true, therefore, the Jesuit Conference of Asia Pacific organised a meeting in Kuala Lumpur from 3 to 7 August to reflect on the promotion of justice as an absolute requirement in the mission of the Society of Jesus. Read more...