Documents of the Thirty Third General Congregation of the Society of Jesus

by Donald Campion

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  In , representative Jesuits from around the world met in Rome for the 34th General Congregation of the Society of Jesus. In the document “Our . We are the Society of Jesus, a Roman Catholic order of priests and brothers founded half a millennium ago by the soldier-turned-mystic Ignatius Loyola. But most people call us "the Jesuits." In the vision of our founder, we seek to "find God in all things." We dedicate ourselves to the “greater glory of God" and the good of all humanity. The Holy See's Teaching On Catholic Schools ARCHBISHOP J. MICHAEL MILLER, C.S.B The Holy See, through its documents and interventions, whether of the Pope or of other Vatican offices, sees in Catholic schools an enormous heritage and an indispensable instrument in carrying out the Church's mission in the third Christian millennium. The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF; Latin: Congregatio pro Doctrina Fidei) is the oldest among the nine congregations of the Roman Curia, seated at the Palace of the Holy Office in was founded to defend the church from heresy; today, it is the body responsible for promulgating and defending Catholic doctrine. Formerly known as the Supreme Sacred Congregation of the Congregation executive: Luis Ladaria Ferrer, Prefect.

  In , representative Jesuits from around the world met in Rome for the 34th General Congregation of the Society of Jesus. In their completed document . Renewing the Vision: A Framework for Catholic Youth Ministry is a blueprint for the continued development of effective ministry with young and older adolescents. After wide consultation with dioceses, national organizations, and youth ministers throughout the country, the Committee on the Laity submitted the final draft to the plenary assembly. The Rise of Christianity, by Rodney Stark--this is the most rewarding book I have read so far this year. Here are 3 reasons why. 1) The book makes the case that Christianity is more than a set of cultural lenses that people arbitrarily take on because they were born into a Christian family/5. In his book 'Morals and Dogma' (accepted universally as 'the bible' of Freemasonry) Pike admits: "Masonry like all religions, all the Mysteries, Hermeticism and Alchemy, conceals its secrets from all except the Adepts and Sages, or the Elect and uses false explanations and misinterpretations of its symbols to mislead those who deserve to be misled; to conceal the Truth which it calls Light.

would have immense repercussions on the character of the Society of Jesus, giving it a new and quite special relationship to culture; but it was also a crucial event in the history of schooling within the Catholic church and in western civilization.l Within a few years the Jesuits had opened some thirty more primary. The discussion of it was taken up on 28 Dec. in the fourth general congregation. After a debate lasting seven days, during which thirty-five members spoke, it was sent by the tenth general congregation held on 10 Jan., , to the deputation on faith for revision. There had been held in the meantime on 6 Jan. the second public session. The writings of the 1st century Romano-Jewish historian Flavius Josephus include references to Jesus and the origins of Christianity. Josephus' Antiquities of the Jews, written around 93–94 CE, includes two references to Jesus in Books 18 and Of the two passages, the James passage in Book 20 is used by scholars to support the existence of Jesus, the Testimonium Flavianum in Book 18 his.   The Manicheans, a secret society of a Faith long thought destroyed by the Catholic Church, desperately want to find the scroll so that they may, in turn, destroy the Catholic Church with its revelations on the true word of Christ. 'The Book of Q' is, at /5(23).

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Documents of the Thirty-Fourth General Congregation of the Society of Jesus. Edited by John L. McCarthy, S.J. Louis, Mo.: The Institute of Jesuit Sources, xii + pp.

$ - Volume 66 Issue 4 - John D. RootAuthor: John D. Root. Peter–Hans Kolvenbach, S.J., was elected superior general at the 33rd General Congregation of the Society of Jesus in Rome in following Fr.

Pedro Arrupe’s resignation for health reasons. This volume provides a complete translation in English of the official minutes of the nearly two–month gathering, which drew members from. Documents of the Thirty–Fourth General Congregation of the Society of Jesus: The Decrees of General Congregation Thirty–Four, the Fifteenth of the Restored Society and the Accompanying Papal and Jesuit Document - Jesuit Sources.

Home. Jesuit Life & Mission Today is a single–volume collection of all the decrees and documents—including papal addresses—of the five General Congregations held between and The material shows how Jesuits live and work in the contemporary world in ways that complement their original inspiration in the Spiritual Exercises of St.

Ignatius and in the Constitutions. Anticipatory Phase of General Congregation 36 In a letter of 20 May (/08), Father General Adolfo Nicolás informed the whole Society that later in the year he intended to summon a General Congregation.

He noted that, after the Assistants ad providentiam indicated their support for File Size: KB. CONGREGATION FOR THE DOCTRINE OF THE FAITH. COMPLETE LIST OF DOCUMENTS. Note: The doctrinal documents of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith are presented in reverse chronological order.

Each text is given with its title in Italian or English, followed by the official title (usually in Latin) in parentheses, and the date of. SACRED CONGREGATION FOR THE DOCTRINE OF THE FAITH. DECLARATION INTER INSIGNIORES ON THE QUESTION OF ADMISSION OF WOMEN TO THE MINISTERIAL PRIESTHOOD.

Introduction. The Role Of Women In Modern Society And The Church. Among the characteristics that mark our present age, Pope John XXIII indicated. The Society of Jesus (SJ; Latin: Societas Iesu) is a religious order of the Catholic Church headquartered in was founded by Ignatius of Loyola with the approval of Pope Paul III in The members are called Jesuits (Latin: Iesuitæ).

The society is engaged in evangelization and apostolic ministry in nations. Jesuits work in education, research, and cultural d at: Paris, France, officialized in Rome.

The Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius of Loyola (Latin original: Exercitia spiritualia), composed –, are a set of Christian meditations, contemplations, and prayers written by Ignatius of Loyola, a 16th-century Spanish priest, theologian, and founder of the Society of Jesus (Jesuits).

Divided into four thematic "weeks" of variable length, they are designed to be carried out over a. The New Testament documents were read aloud by lectors who were literate readers familiar with the document and read it to the congregation.

True The primary source of information in the Biblical world was oral communication, not written texts. Church Documents. The following is a selection of documents that are particularly relevant to the Liturgy, given in reverse chronological order, the most recent appearing first.

There are three categories of documents: papal, Vatican, (includes Vatican II’s Constitution on. Documents of the Thirty–Fourth General Congregation of the Society of Jesus: The Decrees of General Congregation Thirty–Four, the Fifteenth of the Restored Society and the Accompanying Papal and Jesuit Document.

Documents of the Thirty-fourth General Congregation of the Society of Jesus: the decrees of General Congregation thirty-four, the fifteenth of the restored society and the accompanying papal and Jesuit documents.

Thirty-fifth General Congregation of the Society of Jesus On the left are the decrees of the 35th General Congregation of the Society of Jesus. Catholic News Service: 03/07/ This handout helps students list characteristics that come from society and from Jesus’ teachings that describe what it means to be human.

Document group completed worksheet for students to fill out about the inspirations and charisms of a particular religious congregation or order. Document Document Symbols in the Book of Revelation.

Jesuit Life & Mission Today: The Decrees and Accompanying Documents of the 36th General Congregation of the Society of Jesus - Paperback (SKU ) The Constitutions of the Society of Jesus and Their Complementary Norms: A Complete English Translation of Official Latin Texts - Paperback (SKU ).

Documents search. General Curia of the Jesuits. Father General; They are four working fields to which the Society of Jesus will pay special attention and in which it will invest a significant portion of its various resources over the next few years.

Higher Education Service of Faith Social Justice and Ecology Peter-Hans Kolvenbach Pedro. The Society of Jesus was established by the papacy in as a very special "fighting unit" at the total and exclusive disposal of the Roman Pope -- whoever he might be.

From their beginnings, the Jesuits were conceived in a military by: 6. The Society of Jesus has developed all kinds of ideas, traditions, what we call the Institute, which is all the decrees of the thirty-two General Chapters since St.

Ignatius. We don't have them automatically every four or six year; we have a meeting every three years of delegates from every province, but their purpose is to decide whether there. The Society of Jesus is a religious order founded by Saint Ignatius Loyola. Designated by him "The Company of Jesus" to indicate its true leader and its soldier spirit, the title was Latinized into "Societas Jesu" in the Bull of Paul III approving its formation and the first formula of its Institute ("Regimini militantis ecclesia", 27 Sept., ).

Starting Afresh from Christ. Therefore it is necessary to adhere ever more closely to Christ, the centre of consecrated life and once again take up the path of conversion and renewal which, like the initial experience of the apostles, before and after the resurrection, was a starting afresh from Christ.

Documents of the 34th General Congregation of the Society of Jesus: The Decrees of General Congregat the 15th of the Restored Society and the Accompanying Papal and Jesuit Document Governance of the Society of Jesus - 10 Book Bundle. The Real Jesus—the first book to challenge the findings of the Jesus Seminar, the controversial group of two hundred scholars who claim Jesus only said 18 percent of what the Gospels attribute to him—"is at the center of the newest round in what has been called the Jesus Wars" (Peter Steinfels, New York Times).Drawing on the best biblical and historical scholarship, respected New Testament Cited by: The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith's (CDF) statement on Catholic political life.

This document offers answers to questions many young Catholics have. Compendium of the Social Doctrine of the Church The Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace put together an all-in-one document detailing the Church's approach to social issues.

The Bollandists or Bollandist Society (French: Société des Bollandistes) are an association of scholars, philologists, and historians (originally all Jesuits, but now including non-Jesuits) who since the early seventeenth century have studied hagiography and the cult of the saints in Christianity.

Their most important publication has been the Acta Sanctorum (The Lives of the Saints). History of the thirty-first, thirty-second, and thirty-third General Congregations of the Society of Jesus: Responsibility: John W. Padberg. Pedro Arrupe SJ (14 November – 5 February ) was a Spanish Basque Jesuit priest who served as the twenty-eighth Superior General of the Society of Jesus (–83).Alma mater: Complutense University of Madrid.

The second Book of Homilies, the several titles whereof we have joined under this Article, doth contain a godly and wholesome Doctrine, and necessary for these times, as doth the former Book of Homilies, which were set forth in the time of Edward the Sixth; and therefore we judge them to be read in Churches by the Ministers, diligently and.

II. Of the Word or Son of God, which was made very Man. The Son, which is the Word of the Father, begotten from everlasting of the Father, the very and eternal God, and of one substance with the Father, took Man’s nature in the womb of the blessed Virgin, of her substance: so that two whole and perfect Natures, that is to say, the Godhead and Manhood, were joined together in one Person.

Recent General Congregation documents have informed the current mission of the Society, such as Decree 4 of GC 32, which articulated Jesuits’ mission and identity as the “service of faith and the promotion of justice.” "A General Congregation is an incredible experience," says Fr.

Grummer. Pu b l i s h e d b y t h e ig n at i a n Ce n t e r at sa n ta Cl a r a un i v e r s i t y an examination of CatholiC identity and ignatian CharaCter in Jesuit higher eduCation fall vol. 12 no. 1 explore The 35th General Congregation of the Society of Jesus Its Meaning and Messages Kindling New Fires.On October 2,General Congregation 36 convened in Rome, convoked by Superior General Nicolás, and it elected Father Arturo Sosa as the thirty-first Superior General.

List of Superiors General. Until the 21st century, it was customary for Superior Generals to rule for holder: Ignatius of Loyola.A General Congregation is the supreme legislative body of the Society of Jesus. These Congregations are called periodically for specific purposes, similar to what monastics and others call their "Chapter" meeting.

The last Jesuit General Congregation met in Rome in early /5(1).