Louise Zanre, Director of Jesuit Refugee Service UK, begins Thinking Faith’s series for Refugee Week 2011 by asking why a change in popular opinion about refugees is needed now more than ever
The author recounts Ricci’s slow geographical, spiritual and intellectual journey from Portuguese Goa to the Beijing of the Ming dynasty. Despite Ricci’s current status as poster boy of the principle of accommodation (or inculturation), he and his method were not always in favour.
Joe Egerton argues that a debate in Parliament regarding pensions and investments is testing whether Robert Parsons was correct to believe that a reformed Commons, in charge of its own agenda, would be a witness for justice and truth.
'What Ignatius gives us is not a theory, but a theology that is lived and experienced.' James Hanvey exposes the theological vision manifested in the Spiritual Exercises and in Ignatius's life.
Malcolm Rodrigues SJ describes the political unrest leading up to and following the granting of independence to British Guyana, which provided the circumstances for Fr Darke's death on 14 July 1979.
What effect did the Chinese people have on the life and work of Jesuit missionary Matteo Ricci and his companions? Professor Nicolas Standaert considers how the thought and customs of those who received the mission, the Chinese people, shaped the work and ideas of the Jesuits.
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