“You are not just the future of the Society but the present”

“You are not just the future of the Society but the present”

Fr. Generals tells Vietnamese scholastics and brothers in formation: “You are not just the future of the Society but the present.” In the morning of December 6th, 2018, scholastics and […]

“God’s Care for us” – Homily of Fr. Provincial at the closing Mass of the Province’s Meeting

“God’s Care for us” – Homily of Fr. Provincial at the closing Mass of the Province’s Meeting

(Isaiah29: 17-24 & Matthew 9: 27-31) Advent is a good time for us to contemplate God’s love and care for human beings. In our Jesuit perspective, God’s love could be […]

Fr. General meets with bishops of Saigon Archdiocese, visit the first Jesuit house of the Vietnamese Province

Fr. General meets with bishops of Saigon Archdiocese, visit the first Jesuit house of the Vietnamese Province

On the morning of December 05, 2018, Fr General first met with the Most Rev. Joseph Do Manh Hung, Apostolic Administrator of Saigon Archdiocese and the Most Rev. Louis Nguyen […]

Highlights of the day 3 of Fr General Arturo Sosa’s visit to Vietnam

Highlights of the day 3 of Fr General Arturo Sosa’s visit to Vietnam

On his third day in Vietnam (December 4), Fr General Arturo Sosa visited the Sacred Heart Novitiate where he met the 34 novices. He then proceeded to the Candidates House […]

Homily of Fr. General at the final vows of three Vietnamese Jesuits

Homily of Fr. General at the final vows of three Vietnamese Jesuits

4 December 2018 Today, we thank the Lord that three of our brothers are making final vows in the Society of Jesus. When Lac, Thang and Son made first vows […]

The Historiography of the Jesuits in Vietnam: 1615–1773 and 1957–2007

The Historiography of the Jesuits in Vietnam: 1615–1773 and 1957–2007

Anh Q. Tran, S.J. aqtran@scu.edu Last modified: October 2018 Article Table of Contents The Cochinchina Mission under Jesuit Padroado (1615–65) The Tonkin Mission under Jesuit Padroado (1627–63) The Jesuit Missions to Vietnam […]

Ordination to the priesthood of six vietnamese jesuits

Ordination to the priesthood of six vietnamese jesuits

To some extent, priesthood leaves an indelible mark on one’s journey of consecrated life. It is usually thought that priesthood is a divine grace unlike any other vocation open to […]

Father General Arturo Sosa visits the Vietnam Province

Father General Arturo Sosa visits the Vietnam Province

Fr Arturo Sosa, SJ, Superior General of the Society of Jesus, arrived in Vietnam on Sunday, December 2, for his first official visit to the Vietnamese Jesuit Province and his […]

To be priests like St. Francis Xavier – Message of Fr. General at the end of the ordination of 6 Vietnamese Jesuits

To be priests like St. Francis Xavier – Message of Fr. General at the end of the ordination of 6 Vietnamese Jesuits

To be priests like St. Francis Xavier Message at the end of the ordination of six Jesuit priests Ho Chi Minh City, 3 December 2018 I am very happy that, […]

Father General arrives in Vietnam

Father General arrives in Vietnam

Fr General and his assistants: Fr Victor Assouad, S.J., Fr Daniel Huang, S.J were welcomed by Fr Provincial Vincent Pham Van Mam and the Vietnamese Jesuits at Tan Son Nhat […]