Rome – Fr Xavier Jeyaraj, SJ, new Secretary for Social Justice and Ecology

Fr Xavier Jeyaraj, SJ, from Calcutta Province, is beginning this June his term as Secretary for Social Justice and Ecology in the General Curia in Rome. He brings to the office his background working for the poor since his times as scholastic and leading a social centre, Udayani Social Action Forum, in Calcutta. He also worked in the past as Secretary of Social Action in the South Asian Conference and in the Secretariat for Social Justice and Ecology for three years. He has recently completed a PhD in Social Sciences. Read more…