Post Tagged with: "Rome"

CARNES: Find Hope, Humility In Jesuit Election

CARNES: Find Hope, Humility In Jesuit Election

This week, the eyes of Jesuits around the world are turned toward Rome. Since Oct. 3, 215 delegates have been assembled in a General Congregation — only the 36th in the 476-year history of the Jesuit order — and since Monday, they have been engaged in the election of a[Read More…]

by October 14, 2016 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Rev. François Kabore, S.J., far left, and Fr. Matthew Carnes, S.J., far right, travelled to Rome two weeks ago as part of a Jesuit task force.

Carnes, Kabore Participate in Economic Task Force

Associate professor of government Fr. Matthew Carnes, S.J., and former visiting assistant professor of the School of Foreign Service Rev. François Kabore, S.J., participated in the final meeting of the Jesuit Task Force on Global Justice in the Economy last week in Rome to examine the role of justice in the[Read More…]

by October 9, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Kodak Film Captures Spirit of Rome

‘Roman Holiday.” “La Dolce Vita.” “Bicycle Thieves.” “To Rome with Love.” The Eternal City, as anyone who has been there or seen the aforementioned movies can tell you, is anything but camera-shy. While studying abroad in Rome this past spring, I was struck not just by the city’s preposterous cornucopia[Read More…]

by September 19, 2014 0 comments Guide Columns, The Guide

GAVIN & HONJIYO: New Pope Must Lead Church to Reform

The Catholic Church is currently at one of the more important stages in its leadership cycle: The transition from one pope to another. Just a few weeks ago, Pope Benedict XVI announced that he would be stepping down from the Papacy and retiring to a monastery to focus more on[Read More…]

by February 26, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Refocusing With a Roman Holiday

Most of my friends had a holiday in the sun over spring break, but I got to travel to Rome with my class called “Americans in Italy.” We spent the beginning of the semester exploring the influence of the popular Grand Tour of the 19th and 20th centuries on American art and literature. On[Read More…]

by March 22, 2012 0 comments The Guide
Chapel Choir: The Road to Rome

Chapel Choir: The Road to Rome

Four years ago, Georgetown’s Chapel Choir had a handful of members, little identity and a new director fresh out of graduate school. Now, the 40-member group performs for a growing crowd at the weekly 9:30 p.m. Sunday Mass and is gearing up for a trip to Italy to sing for[Read More…]

by February 11, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News