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Cardinal Gracias calls for Catholic education to help counter violence

“Education must not only enlighten the minds and develop critical thinking but also touch the hearts of people.” he said.

JCSA Core Team Meets

The JCSA Core Team held its third meeting on 13-14 January, 2018, at Indian Social Institute, New Delhi, to take stock of the prevailing socio-economic and political situation in South Asia and articulate a Jesuit response to it. The meeting began with rich tributes being paid to one of its members, Dr. Ambrose Pinto SJ, who passed away on 3rd January. While paying homage to Dr.

St. Xavier's School Doranda Welcomes Belgian Jesuit Student Exchange Group to Ranchi*_

A Student Exchange Group of 24 students (15 Girls and 9 Boys) with 3 Teachers from Leavens School of Belgium (SJ) arrived at St. Xavier's School, Ranchi. This student exchange program with Belgium is an annual reciprocal feature of SXD. SXD too sends a similar group to Belgium each year, who stay with Belgian Foster Parents for about 2 weeks.

Pope thanks educators, teachers and parents....

ROME - A pope is also the Bishop of Rome, and every once in a while, Romans expect to hear something special from their shepherd. On Sunday Pope Francis delivered, offering a New Year’s Eve homily expressing gratitude for his own Roman flock - although in terms, however, which will have resonance well beyond the Eternal City.

Christmas invites us to focus on the sign of the Child and to recognize him in the faces of little children

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Happy Christmas!

In Bethlehem, Jesus was born of the Virgin Mary.  He was born, not by the will of man, but by the gift of the love of God our Father, who “so loved the world that he gave his only-begotten Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life” (Jn 3:16).


Fr. Raj Irudaya, ADF in collaboration with JESA, Bangalore ISI, Assistancy Development Office & Centre for Culture &Development,Vadodara is offering on behalf of the Assistancy, the following Summer courses and workshops  for the development of the ministerial skills of our formees. The PCFs and RCFs have been kindly asked to provide their formees with these wonderful opportunities of learning and forming.

What does it mean to ‘celebrate Christmas’ this year?

REFLECTION : What does it mean to ‘celebrate Christmas’ this year? by Sunny Jacob SJ (CNUA)

Pope thanks Bangladesh on Rohingya refugees from Myanmar

Pope Francis has thanked Bangladesh for its humanitarian response to Muslim refugees fleeing Myanmar, but again avoided using the term Rohingya.

Pope urges Myanmar to justice and respect for human rights in peace-building and national ‎reconciliation.

Pope urges Myanmar to justice and respect for human rights in peace-building and national ‎reconciliation.‎

Address to Government Authorities, Civil Societies and the Diplomatic Corps
Naw Pyi Taw, Convention Center
Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Pope Francis arrived in Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar — Pope Francis landed in Myanmar, and in a diplomatic minefield, on Monday.


It was a celebration with a difference on Saturday when hundreds of students and teachers from 22 schools began harvesting of organic rice at Tarumitra (friends of trees) farm in the capital of Bihar.

With traditional sickles in their hands, students assisted by their teachers spent hours at the organic farm and harvested organic rice like millions of farmers across the state.