The 2020 edition of the annual yearbook that highlights “The Society of Jesus in the World” is now available to download.
In the first part, it offers examples of the implementation of each of the four Universal Apostolic Preferences. In the second part, articles on the social apostolate of the Society, contributing to the celebrations of the 50th anniversary of the Secretariat for Social Justice and Ecology.
These are some of the articles that you can find in the 2020 digital edition.
Transformative education at Saint ignatius loyola Academy in Baltimore
by John J. Ciccone President, Saint Ignatius Loyola Academy
“I think the hallmark of the Academy is its affinity for redemption stories, and I am one such redemption story.” This reflection by Cameron, a 2001 graduate of Saint Ignatius Loyola Academy in Baltimore, Maryland, recalls the transformative education he experienced as a student over 18 years ago. Read this and other stories in “The Society of Jesus in the World” 2020 edition here
A visit to the future
by Jorge Cela, SJ
“When I began to work in Fe y Alegría in 2003, I learned that our objective was not that our students had the best academic results, but that the education of the country improved; because for its founder, Fr. José María Vélaz, SJ, social justice starts with educational justice. In our society of knowledge, a person without education is a sure candidate for poverty, discrimination, and manipulation”. Read this and other stories in “The Society of Jesus in the World” 2020 edition here