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Commentary: A new leader will help guide Jesuits' mission - Philly.com;

Commentary: A new leader will help guide Jesuits' mission - Philly.com

Philly.comCommentary: A new leader will help guide Jesuits' missionPhilly.comMark C. Reed , president of St. Joseph's University, greeting Pope Francis and Archbishop Charles J. Chaput last year. MELISSA KELLY. Daniel R. J. Joyce. is a priest in the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits), executive director of Mission Programs at St ...and more »

Jesuits in Japan offer praise for order's first non-European head - The Japan Times;

Jesuits in Japan offer praise for order's first non-European head - The Japan Times

The Japan TimesJesuits in Japan offer praise for order's first non-European headThe Japan TimesJesuits in Japan on Saturday hailed the election of a new leader for the Roman Catholic order that brought Christianity to Japan and is seen as the modern-day church's most effective missionary force worldwide. Jesuit leaders meeting in Rome elected ...and more »

Venezuelan Fr Arturo Sosa Abascal is named new leader of the Jesuits - Catholic Herald Online;

Venezuelan Fr Arturo Sosa Abascal is named new leader of the Jesuits - Catholic Herald Online

Catholic Herald OnlineVenezuelan Fr Arturo Sosa Abascal is named new leader of the JesuitsCatholic Herald OnlineFr Arturo Sosa Abascal has been voted the next superior general of the Society of Jesus. The Venezuelan becomes the 30th successor of Jesuit founder St Ignatius of Loyola and leader of the Catholic Church's largest religious order. He is the Jesuits ...and more »

The Jesuits' first Superior General from Latin America brings a 'holy boldness' to his duties - America Magazine;

The Jesuits' first Superior General from Latin America brings a 'holy boldness' to his duties - America Magazine

America MagazineThe Jesuits' first Superior General from Latin America brings a 'holy boldness' to his dutiesAmerica MagazineJesuits from 62 countries have chosen “a man of deep prayer” and “one who is without fear” in electing Venezuelan-born Arturo Sosa Abascal as the new Superior General of their order, said Father Timothy P. Kesicki, the president of the Canada and ...and more »

'White Pope', 'Black Pope': both Latinos, both Jesuits! - Times of India;

'White Pope', 'Black Pope': both Latinos, both Jesuits! - Times of India

Times of India'White Pope', 'Black Pope': both Latinos, both Jesuits!Times of IndiaPANAJI: The 'murmuratio' at the Jesuit Curia in Rome ended with thunderous applause and loud Hispanic cheer as the 36th General Congregation (GC) of the Society of Jesus, on Friday, elected Fr Arturo Sosa Abascal, of the Venezuelan Province, as the ...and more »

Venezuela's Arturo Sosa Becomes First Non-European

Venezuela's Arturo Sosa Becomes First Non-European "Black Pope" - Head of the Jesuits - Latin American Herald Tribune

Latin American Herald TribuneVenezuela's Arturo Sosa Becomes First Non-European "Black Pope" - Head of the JesuitsLatin American Herald TribuneArturo Sosa is the first non-European to become the new Superior General of the Society of Jesus, the Roman Catholic Order also known as the Jesuits. He replaces the Spain's Adolfo Nicolas who is retiring. ROME -- Venezuela's Arturo Sosa Abascal, 64, ...and more »

Jesuits elect new leader, a Latin American like the Jesuit pope - Reuters;

Jesuits elect new leader, a Latin American like the Jesuit pope - Reuters

ReutersJesuits elect new leader, a Latin American like the Jesuit popeReutersFather Arturo Sosa Abascal, the new leader of the Roman Catholic religious order of the Jesuits, is seen in this handout photo released by the Jesuits press office in Rome, Italy, October 14, 2016. Jesuits Press Office Handout via Reuters. ROME The ...and more »

Jesuits Elect Arturo Sosa, SJ, as New Superior General - America Magazine;

Jesuits Elect Arturo Sosa, SJ, as New Superior General - America Magazine

America MagazineJesuits Elect Arturo Sosa, SJ, as New Superior GeneralAmerica MagazineJesuit Father Arturo Sosa, right, the new superior general of the Society of Jesus, greets the previous superior general, Jesuit Father Adolfo Nicolas, after his election in Rome Oct. 14 (CNS photo/Don Doll, S.J.). The 36th General Congregation of the ...and more »

Pope's Jesuit order elects its 1st Latin American leader - Daily Mail

Pope's Jesuit order elects its 1st Latin American leaderDaily MailVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Jesuits elected their first-ever Latin American leader Friday, following in the footsteps of the cardinals who elected the Jesuit Pope Francis as history's first Latin American pope. A gathering of Jesuit priests from around ...and more »

Latin American moment for Catholicism after Jesuits elect Venezuelan 'Black Pope' - The Tablet;

Latin American moment for Catholicism after Jesuits elect Venezuelan 'Black Pope' - The Tablet

The TabletLatin American moment for Catholicism after Jesuits elect Venezuelan 'Black Pope'The TabletA Latin American “Black Pope” joined the Latin American “White Pope” in Rome today - meaning that for the first time in the Church's history two of the most powerful figures in Catholicism are from South America. It is also the first time for ...and more »

Jesuits Elect First Latin American as New leader - Voice of America;

Jesuits Elect First Latin American as New leader - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaJesuits Elect First Latin American as New leaderVoice of AmericaFather Arturo Sosa Abascal, the new leader of the Roman Catholic religious order of the Jesuits, is seen in this handout photo released by the Jesuits press office in Rome, Italy, Oct. 14, 2016. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on ...and more »

Pontiff's order elects first non-European 'black pope' - Gulf Today;

Pontiff's order elects first non-European 'black pope' - Gulf Today

Gulf TodayPontiff's order elects first non-European 'black pope'Gulf TodayVATICAN CITY: For the first time in its almost 500-year history, the Roman Catholic Jesuit order on Friday elected a non-European as its leader, a post informally known as the "black pope." Arturo Sosa, 67, a Venezuelan with a doctorate in political ...and more »

New Jesuit leader is Latin American, like the pope - Religion News Service;

New Jesuit leader is Latin American, like the pope - Religion News Service

Religion News ServiceNew Jesuit leader is Latin American, like the popeReligion News ServiceROME (RNS) The Jesuits, one of the world's largest Roman Catholic orders, have elected their first Latin American leader, and he looks a lot like Pope Francis. The Rev. Arturo Sosa, 67, is Venezuelan and was chosen in a secret ballot by 212 electors at ...and more »

Jesuits Elect First Latin American Leader - ChristianToday;

Jesuits Elect First Latin American Leader - ChristianToday

ChristianTodayJesuits Elect First Latin American LeaderChristianTodayOne of the world's largest and most influential Roman Catholic religious orders elected a new leader on Friday. The Jesuits, who count Pope Francis as a member, elected 67-year-old Father Arturo Sosa Abascal, from Venezuela. After the election of ...and more »

Jesuits elect first Superior General from Latin America - Independent Catholic News

Jesuits elect first Superior General from Latin AmericaIndependent Catholic NewsFollowing a voting process which began at 9am local time the Jesuits have elected Father Arturo Sosa Abascal SJ, of the Venezuelan Province, as their Superior General. The news was received shortly after 11am this morning. Arturo Sosa was born in ...and more »

3. Venezuelan Arturo Sosa is the new Jesuit Superi... - ROME REPORTS TV News Agency;

3. Venezuelan Arturo Sosa is the new Jesuit Superi... - ROME REPORTS TV News Agency

ROME REPORTS TV News Agency3. Venezuelan Arturo Sosa is the new Jesuit Superi...ROME REPORTS TV News AgencyWith this symbolic military salute, the former Superior General of the Jesuits, Adolfo Nicolás, handed the baton to the next leader of the Society of Jesus, the Venezuelan Arturo Sosa. In the meantime, in the General Curia in Rome, there were satisfied ...and more »

New leader of the Jesuits elected - Scottish Catholic Observer;

New leader of the Jesuits elected - Scottish Catholic Observer

Scottish Catholic ObserverNew leader of the Jesuits electedScottish Catholic ObserverThe Venezuelan priest marks the 30th successor of St Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Jesuits, and he becomes leader of the Church's largest religious order. The vote, which took place earlier today in Rome, sees him succeed his Spanish predecessor, ...and more »

Jesuits elect Venezuelan as new head of order - National Catholic Reporter;

Jesuits elect Venezuelan as new head of order - National Catholic Reporter

National Catholic ReporterJesuits elect Venezuelan as new head of orderNational Catholic ReporterJesuit Fr. Arturo Sosa, right, greets Jesuit Fr. Arturo Ernesto, after Sosa was elected as superior general in Rome Oct. 14. (CNS/Don Doll, S.J.). Carol Glatz Catholic News Service | Oct. 14, 2016. PrintPDF. Jesuit Fr. Arturo Sosa Abascal, a member of ...and more »

Venezuelan professor to lead Jesuit order - Times of Malta;

Venezuelan professor to lead Jesuit order - Times of Malta

Times of MaltaVenezuelan professor to lead Jesuit orderTimes of MaltaThe Jesuits, one of the world's largest and most influential Roman Catholic religious orders which counts Argentine Pope Francis as a member, elected a Venezuelan as their new leader on Friday. After the election of Pope Francis as history's first ...and more »

Jesuits Elect Arturo Sosa, SJ, as New Superior General - America Magazine;

Jesuits Elect Arturo Sosa, SJ, as New Superior General - America Magazine

America MagazineJesuits Elect Arturo Sosa, SJ, as New Superior GeneralAmerica MagazineJesuit Father Arturo Sosa, right, the new superior general of the Society of Jesus, greets the previous superior general, Jesuit Father Adolfo Nicolas, after his election in Rome Oct. 14 (CNS photo/Don Doll, S.J.). The 36th General Congregation of the ...and more »