EJUA

Mission & Purpose

The purpose of the Kircher Network is to strengthen the sense of shared apostolic mission among its member Jesuit institutions in all aspects of academic life.

  1. Teaching, through exchanges of staff and students, and the development of shared programmes;
  2. Research, through collaboration in areas of particular relevance to the Society’s apostolic preferences, such as forced migration, ecology, the relief of poverty, interreligious dialogue, and Ignatian studies;
  3. Life according to the Ignatian charism, through making available to students and staff the resources of Ignatian spirituality for inspiration, hope, constructive reflection, and pedagogical practice;
  4. Administration, through the creative pooling of resources, and through sharing experience of good practice, notably as regards collaboration between Jesuits and their apostolic partners;
  5. In association with the Society of Jesus by promoting fruitful connections with Jesuit superiors, and with the other Jesuit services within the Church of Christ’s mission – notably centres for social reflection and cultural reviews.

In short the aim is a new and deeper mutual exchange of gifts of the kind that St Ignatius evokes at the end of his Spiritual Exercises.

Projects

 

 

Higher Education for Social Transformation

 

Theology in Pakistan

 

A New Theology for Europe and the Near East

Video Presentation

 

Regional News

The Faculty of Theology of Granada is integrated into Loyola Andalucía

09/18/2020 The Faculty of Theology of Granada has become a center of the Loyola Loyola as a School of Theology of the University. Learn more

 

Comillas Launches it's Plan for Face-to-Face Teaching

09/04/2020 Comillas University, which plans to have face-to-face teaching, have shared with us their plans, safety guides and strategies depending on the different scenarios. Learn more

 

UNIJES Investigation into Abuse in the Church Begins

08/22/2020 The team of UNIJES's that will lead the research project that studies the structural dimension of abuse in the Church from a theological-spiritual perspective, met in July to lay the foundations of its basic lines and objectives. Learn more

 

Regional Associations