Category: JUC

  • Paulo Freire and the Jocist movements

    Paulo Freire and the Jocist movements

    Today, 19 September 2021, we celebrate the centenary of the birth of the great Brazilian educator, Paulo Freire, known for his book, Pedagogy of the Oppressed, which described the literacy education programs he had developed for promoting critical consciousness and action among the poor.

  • The jocist bishops who signed the Pact of the Catacombs

    The jocist bishops who signed the Pact of the Catacombs

    It is no surprise to find a strong jocist influence in the text of the Pact of the Catacombs, notably in its concluding sentences, which explicitly refers to the jocist “review of life.”