Events

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November 19, 21, and 26, 2019

More than coffee: Cultivating dignity and justice in Chiapas

The Jesuit Mission of Bachajón has been accompanying the Tseltal-Maya community for over 60 years in their journey to autonomy and transmission of culture to new generations. One of the community's innovative projects is Yomol A’tel, a coffee cooperative that has been instrumental in furthering socio-economic justice and strengthening Indigenous identity. Canadian Jesuits International is pleased to host Fr Arturo Estrada SJ, Director of the Bachajón Jesuit Mission, for a conversation on their work in Chiapas, Mexico.

The venues and dates are as follows:

  1. Ottawa - Tuesday, November 19
    7:00 - 9:00 pm
    St Basil’s Catholic Church
    940 Rex Ave, Ottawa, ON, K2A 2P7
  2. St John’s - Thursday, November 21
    7:00 - 8:30 pm
    St Pius X Church
    16 Smithville Crescent, St John’s, NL, A1B 2V2
  3. Toronto - Tuesday, November 26
    7:00 - 9:00 pm
    Mary Ward Centre
    70 St Mary Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 1J3

For details please contact Canadian Jesuits International through 416-465-1824 or cji@jesuits.ca

November 22-24, 2019

Come & See Weekend

Meet Jesuits, hear vocations stories, pray, contemplate, ask. Experience good company with fellow travelers in life's journey who are also drawn to Ignatian spirituality. For men considering a vocation to ministry in Church, especially anyone considering the Jesuit way of life as a possible vocation. This weekend is for you.

Location: Villa St. Martin/Novitiate, Montreal, QC

RSVP by Email:
Fr. John O'Brien, SJ
CANVocations@jesuits.org

December 13-15, 2019

Discernment Retreat

If you are considering a vocation in the Church and would like to explore the Jesuit option, this annual discernment weekend is an ideal way to deepen your spiritual life and hear more about God’s direction for you.

At the Shrine, we will pray with the story of the Jesuits Martyrs -- St. Jean de Brebeuf and his companions.

Location: Martyrs Shrine, Midland, ON

RSVP by Email:
Fr. John O'Brien, SJ
CANVocations@jesuits.org

December 28 - January 1, 2020

Jesuits at RiseUp, Toronto, ON

The largest annual gathering of Catholic university students in Canada is taking place in Toronto this year -- more than 1000 enthusiastic young people. Several Jesuits will be on-site for the entire conference. Look for the red table, and get connected. We'll have plenty of time to talk.

For more information, click here.

July 7 - 23, 2020

CJI's India Study Tour in partnership with the Darjeeling Jesuit province

Do you have a passion for social justice? Canadian Jesuits International (CJI) is preparing a study tour in July 2020 for Canadian educators and anyone interested in social justice and global solidarity. Inspired and supported by Ignatian spirituality, CJI works with local partners in Africa, Asia and South America to help the poor and marginalized groups in these regions fight for justice and dignity.

For details, click here or please contact Canadian Jesuits International at 1-800-448-2148 or cji@jesuits.ca


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