JEA Notice Board

Time to Develop Integral Pedagogy for Interdependent world

http://mattersindia.com/2016/12/time-to-develop-integral-pedagogy-for-inter-dependent-world/

By Sunny Jacob, SJ

New Delhi: Father George Pattery heads more than 4,000 Jesuits, who work in South Asia, the largest segment in the Society of Jesus. He was among 46 Jesuit delegates from the region who attended the congregation’s 36th General Congregation (GC) that elected their superior general.

TEMPO FORTE at Jor Bagh Curia

TEMPO FORTE is a term that is very much associated with the proceedings in the Society of Jesus. It means 'Strong Time'. The POSA and the full time Secretaries have a two day sharing and discernment on the Assistancy works. A lot od sharings, reflections, discernment and future planning is done. This brings a oneness and a corporal sense among all the different ministries in the South Asian Conference. 

National Education Policy panel in around 10 days: Union HRD Minister Javadekar

Noting that the education policy was framed in 1986 and modified in 1992, he said since then several changes have taken place that call for a revision.

Feast Day Celebrated at Gandhi Nagar St. Xavier's School

Every Catholic school has a patron saint and st.xavier's high school Gandhi Nagar celebrated this day with an interreligious prayer service in honour of the patron saint Francis Xavier.

ST. LAWRENCE KOLKATA WINS THE GLOBAL AWARD

We are delighted to announce the winning photo for JEA of the St. Francis Xavier Global Instagram Competition initiated by the Educate Delegates of JCAP and shared with the world.

Transformation in Jesuit Education Survey Results

Transformation in Jesuit education and the Horizon 2020 project have become synonymous.

Pope Francis’ Visit to the Congregation October 24, 2016

There is a well-established tradition that on the occasion of a Jesuit General Congregation, the Holy Father meets with the delegates. Since most of the time this happens as an audience in the rooms of the Vatican, there is not a precedent for the pope himself choosing to meet the Jesuits as they are gathered in the General Congregation in the curia of the Society.

Hundred Quotes of Gandhiji . Gandhijayanti Special (October 2nd)

As leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence, Mahatma Gandhi´s influence on world peace is immeasurable. Below are 100 select quotes by this remarkable man. Inspirational.

"A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave."

New education policy: Catholic Church asks govt to focus on values, inclusiveness

Further, the Church said that the new policy should nurture diversity, inclusiveness and secularism as well as divergent and critical thinking among the students.

Written by Liz Mathew |

FRANCIS XAVIER GLOBAL NETWORK INSTAGRAM COMPETITION

Dear friends and colleagues, This year we're celebrating the Feast of St. Francis Xavier on the 3rd of December in a special way! As you know, Francis Xavier was the first Jesuit missionary whom Ignatius of Loyola sent to Asia. His zeal for his mission was extraordinary, leading him to bring the Gospel to the people of India, Malacca, the Moluccas, and Japan.

National Consultation convened by the CBCI Office for Education and Culture

National Consultation convened by the CBCI Office for Education and Culture and held on the 9th September 2016 at Navinta House, New Delhi regarding the Draft National Education Policy 2016