CFP | Engaging the World: The Jesuits and Their Presence in Global History

CALL FOR PAPERS International Symposium on Jesuit Studies Lisbon | 17–19 June 2020   Engaging the World: The Jesuits and Their Presence in Global History Co-organized by the Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies at Boston College and Brotéria in Lisbon, in partnership with the Catholic University Portugal   Scattered around the globe for nearly five … Continue reading CFP | Engaging the World: The Jesuits and Their Presence in Global History

The Shift in the Vatican Secret Archives

While the announcement of the opening of the Vatican Archives of Pope Pius XII (1939-1958) was welcome by researchers, what has remained in focus is a debate regarding the role of the Pope and the Holocaust. However, the Archives should reveal a much broader narrative as the period of this papacy was also at the centre of a shifting global Christianity and its rapid indigenisation.