Asia Pacific – Celebrating 50 years of SJES in Yogyakarta

“We grieve with the earth and the poor. We feel strongly that change and conversion will not take place without a real encounter with God, which also means encountering the poor”, expressed members of the social ministries network of the Jesuit Conference of Asia Pacific (JCAP). The group comprising 24 participants from the Jesuit provinces and regions, JCAP social ministries, and regional and global networks gathered at the Formation House of Syantikara in Yogyakarta, Indonesia from August 19 to 21 for a meeting themed, “Celebrating 50 years’ journey of God’s faithfulness and discerning roadmaps for the next 10 years”. Read more…