BOOK | Missionary Education: Historical Approaches and Global Perspectives | Kim Christiaens, Idesbald Goddeeris and Pieter Verstraete (editors)
SEMINAR | The Society of Jesus between Suppression and Restoration | Camilla Russell | 18 February 2021
SEMINAR | Western Jesuit Scholars in India: Tracing Their Paths, Reassessing Their Goals | Francis X Clooney SJ | 21 January 2021
BOOK | The Routledge Handbook of Hindu-Christian Relations | Chad M Bauman and Michelle Voss Roberts (editors)
BOOK | Western Jesuit Scholars in India: Tracing Their Paths, Reassessing Their Goals | Francis X Clooney SJ
LONG READ | ‘Van Eyck. An Optical Revolution’ at the MSK Ghent is the largest exhibition of the Early Netherlandish pioneer Jan van Eyck, whose innovations with oil painting and realism enabled us to see the world like we had never seen before. But is there more in his sublime portrayal of reality? Rinald D’Souza reviews.
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.