16 Vietnamese novices take the first vows to be Jesuits

16 Vietnamese novices take the first vows to be Jesuits

In May 31, 2017, all Vietnamese Jesuits warmly welcomed 16 new Jesuits who had just taken the first vows in Ho Chi Minh city to enter the Society of Jesus. […]

Deaconate Ordination for Four Vietnamese Jesuits in Saigon

Deaconate Ordination for Four Vietnamese Jesuits in Saigon

    “Every Mass is a chance for us to give thanks to God, and today we must be more thankful because of the holy order of deaconate that four Jesuits […]

A brief look  at student summer retreat in Vietnam

A brief look at student summer retreat in Vietnam

Unlike other provinces of the society of Jesus, both in the assistancy and in the world, Vietnam province has no high schools, universities or colleges. Vietnamese Jesuits have thus chosen […]

New provincial for Jesuits in Vietnam

New provincial for Jesuits in Vietnam

The new provincial of the Vietnam Jesuit Province was formally installed on December 8.  Fr Vincent Pham Van Mam (Fr Mam) SJ succeeded Fr Joseph Pham Thanh Liem (Fr Liem) […]

An Overview of the Jesuit Province of Vietnam

An Overview of the Jesuit Province of Vietnam

History The Jesuits first came to Vietnam in 1615 to minister to Japanese Catholic refugees in Faifo (near modern-day Da-Nang).  The first Jesuits, especially Alexander de Rhodes, S.J. (1593-1660), were […]

Jesuits celebrate 400 years in Vietnam

Jesuits celebrate 400 years in Vietnam

More than 3,000 people joined the Jesuits in Vietnam for the close of a yearlong celebration of the arrival of the first Jesuits in the country 400 years ago. The […]

Vietnamese Jesuits Launch Jubilee Year to Mark 400 Years in Vietnam

Vietnamese Jesuits Launch Jubilee Year to Mark 400 Years in Vietnam

May 23, 2014 — The Society of Jesus in Vietnam is celebrating its 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first Jesuits to Vietnam with a jubilee year of seminars, […]