Jesuit Missions

Remembering Jesuit missionaries

November 10, 2021

IJI's annual Mass for deceased Jesuit Missionaries and Volunteers took place on Sunday 7th November 2021 in the beautiful chapel of Gonzaga College, Dublin.

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Remembering Seán Coghlan SJ

September 10, 2021

Irish Jesuit Missionary Seán Coghlan died peacefully on 2 September in Hong Kong. His friend Thomas Morrissey SJ remembers him

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Name change for Missions reflects new reality

November 4, 2020

Irish Jesuit Missions is now known as Irish Jesuits International, with the tagline ‘Men and Women for Others’

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Michael J Kelly SJ on ‘Irish Abroad’ postage stamp

February 26, 2020

Irish Jesuit missionary Michael Kelly SJ is honoured by An Post for his work in education, HIV/Aids prevention and human rights in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Alfred Deignan SJ: death of a great educator

December 14, 2018

Cavan-born Jesuit missionary Fr Alfred Deignan, who spent 65 years in Hong Kong, passed away on 11 December

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Gerard Keane SJ – down to earth and deeply loved

December 5, 2018

Fr Gerard Keane SJ, who died in Singapore on 27 November, was the last of the Irish Jesuits who served in the Region of Malaysia-Singapore

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Remembering John O’Holohan SJ

May 2, 2018

An account on the life of recently deceased Jesuit John O'Holohan and a reflection of appreciation from his sister Nesta

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JRS criticises EU response to ‘conflict minerals’

November 29, 2016

The Jesuit Refugee Service has criticised a proposed new EU law on so-called 'conflict minerals' as “half-hearted”, with too many concessions and loopholes

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Irish Jesuit gets presidential award

February 23, 2016

Fr Donal Doyle SJ was recently awarded a Presidential Distinguished Service Awards in recognition of his lifetime work in Japan.

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Jesuit Mission Offices meet

May 6, 2015

A truly international meeting of people working in Jesuit Missions Offices took place recently in Emmaus, Dublin. It finished with Tom Phelan SJ and his band leading an evening of...

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