Latin America – “Being guardians of God’s creation in these Amazonian lands", a strategic mission for Jesuits

“The Amazonia is constantly threatened by numerous depredatory activities that have an impact both on the natural habitats of flora and fauna and, especially, on many indigenous peoples and their cultures.” We are called to a paradigm change, to a change of our way of life, to structural, systemic transformations in the social, political, and economic orders. “To evangelize Amazonian peoples, entrusting them a leading role in the care of this God’s gift to the world.” “The Society of Jesus is very much used to display results, to boast about its historical actions, more about historical than about current actions, and we ought to be humbler and learn from others”. Read more….