New Jesuit Review

Editorial Board

Fr. David Brown, S.J.

Vatican Observatory, Rome, Italy

Fr. Kevin Flannery, S.J.

Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, Italy

Fr. John Gavin, S.J.

College of the Holy Cross, Worcester MA

Fr. Paul Mariani, S.J.

Santa Clara University, Santa Clara CA

Fr. James Swetnam, S.J.

Saint Louis University, Saint Louis MO

Book Review Editor

Fr. Christopher Collins, S.J.

Vocations Promoter/ Tertian, Wisconsin Province

Ressourcement Editor

Fr. Andrew Garcia, S.J.

Our Lady of Sorrows, Santa Barbara CA

Published Quarterly
Next issue: November, 2012

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“The Second Vatican Council urged religious congregations to embark on a process of recovery and re-appropriation of the spirit of their founders and of their best spiritual traditions. This is a complex yet important task, which the Society of Jesus has already begun to undertake. I applaud the inauguration of the New Jesuit Review, hoping that it may play a part in the deepening of Jesuit understanding of the Society's extraordinary legacy.”

+Terrence Prendergast, S.J.
Archbishop of
Vol. 3, No. 9

The Editors’ Desk

The Jesuit China Mission: A Brief History, Part I (1552-1800)
By Fr. Paul Mariani, S.J.

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