31/07/2016 • Feast of St Ignatius

Dear Alumnae/Alumni Dear Friends On this 31st July, feast of St Ignatius, let’s meditate on the words of this particular Jesuit that is Pope Francis. During the closing mass of the World Youth Day, he just said to the attending young people to care for our society in troubles and to be protagonists in this […]

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19/07/2016 • Asia Javier: Bringing hope to Ecuador´s shaken hearts

An unprecedented tragedy in the “Center of the World”: More than 650 people were killed in what can be called the great natural disaster of the Century in Ecuador. What once used to be a touristic paradise in the Pacific region of this South American country, has become a post-apocalyptic sight, that would beat in […]

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05/05/2016 • European Encounters of Jesuit Alumni, September 2016

The European Confederation of Jesuit Alumni is organizing the European Encounters of Jesuit Alumni in asociation with the Jesuit Refugee Service. The event, which will be held in Rome between september 14th  and 16th 2016 will center on the subject of the Global Migration and Refugee Crisis: Time to Contemplate and Act. Those who attend the Encounters […]

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04/02/2016 • 15th Arrupe Dollar campaign

As you know, the 5th of February each year is the day chosen for the launch of the Pedro Arrupe World Association’s Arrupe Dollar (or in Europe, the Arrupe Euro) campaign.   5 February 2016, the anniversary of the death of Father Pedro Arrupe, will thus be the launch date for the new campaign, the […]

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24/12/2015 • Merry Christmas!

      Dear Alumnae and Alumni,       I wish you all a Merry Christmas! We celebrate Christmas and its rejoicing, its hope for Peace at the end of a year that faced terror and despair at an unprecedented level. More than ever the message of the Newborn is clear. Only love can […]

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03/12/2015 • WUJA for Haiti

With the project “WUJA for Haiti”, three organizations (Foi et Joie – Haiti, the World Union of Jesuit Alumni/ae and Entreculturas) aim to contribute to the development of Haitian children and youth through quality improvement of basic education and vocational training. Our two specific goals are: 1) To ensure 773 children from 7 daycares and primary schools (located in the Northwest […]

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02/12/2015 • WUJA has a new website

We are very glad to welcome you on our new website. With a revamped style and a mobile-friendly design, this is the richest source of information about the Jesuit Alumni worldwide movement.   Under the impetus of its president Alain Deneef, WUJA wanted to build a stronger presence on the Internet in order to inform […]

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12/11/2015 • Video message of the Pope to Jesuit Alumni

Dear Friends, Please find herewith a message delivered by video to the Jesuit Alumni gathering in Guayaquil, Ecuador (November 11-13, 2015) at the occasion of the congress of the Latin American confederation of Jesuit Alumni. Please, bear in mind that it is a message that was spoken and not initially intended to be published. Here […]

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31/07/2015 • Feast of St. Ignatius

On this day of the feast of St. Ignatius, we unite in the joy to all the Jesuits in the world to tell them our gratitude to know them. We think particularly of two of them: Jorge Mario Bergoglio, our pope, and Paolo Dall’Oglio, detained for two years in Syria. May the Jesuit Alumni give […]

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14/07/2015 • Montevideo Council meeting of WUJA

The World Union of Jesuit Alumni (WUJA) holds its new Council meeting in Montevideo, Uruguay, on 17 and 18 July. This yearly planned meeting is the place by excellence where the global direction for WUJA’s action is being decided. The Council of WUJA is elected during the general assembly held at the occasion of world […]

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