Tag: Emile Mersch SJ

  • Liturgical renewal, Specialised Catholic Action and social change in Quebec

    Liturgical renewal, Specialised Catholic Action and social change in Quebec

    In her article, “Doing It Rite: Specialized Catholic Action and Liturgical Renewal in Quebec, 1930s–1960s,” Indre Cuplinskas highlights the role of Specialised Catholic Action movements  (SCA).

  • The Jesuit connection

    Fr Yves de Steenhault SJ, YCW chaplain, Asansol, India In studying Cardijn’s life and the emergence of the YCW, it is hard to overlook the role played by Jesuits, particularly in the early stages of the movement’s development. Perhaps one of the earliest Jesuits to have an influence on Cardijn was Fr Arthur Vermeesch, who…