Fr. Terry Charlton Shares an Update from St. Aloysius Gonzaga Secondary School in Nairobi, Kenya
St. Aloysius Gonzaga Students in a Science Lab
Dear Benefactors and Friends,
I write to you with a great deal of joy in my heart as we mark thecompletion of another school year at St. Aloysius. Weare grateful to all ofyou who have supported us in every way through this year. It seems that, eachday, we take a smallstep; it is easy to neglect to look back and considerwhat has been accomplished since our modest beginnings in 2004.With our 59seniors, who have just finished their month-long final exams, we havegraduated just short of 300 students.Nearly all have continued on in thegraduate program with community service.
May 28, 2020 — The global pandemic has forced everyone to go digital. Spiritual direction — confidential, guided discernment of God — has not stopped. Rather, just like the persons who employ the Exercises, spiritual direction has pivoted online.
May 21, 2020 — The sterling efforts of the Patna Jesuits in responding to the situation arising out of the country-wide lock-down in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis are an image of hope in the midst of several resistances to outreach to the least, the last, and the lost (Matthew 25).
The Spring 2020 issue of Jesuits Magazine is now online. The cover story details the Invisible Infrastructure that is the underpinning of the Midwest Province's purpose and function. Plus, news from the frontiers, Jesuits on the Move, and more!
May 19, 2020 — A group of Ignatian colleagues in northeast Ohio are dedicated to sharing the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. They developed a unique Ignatian Spirituality Collaborative to strengthen their practice and impact in the region.
May 18, 2020 — May marks the fifth anniversary of the publication of Laudato Si’. Through this landmark encyclical, Pope Francis called the Church and all people to transform our relationship with creation.