Reflections on discernment in JRS

14 November 2023|Bill O' Neill SJ, professor emeritus of social ethics at the Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University. He is currently working with the Jesuit Refugee Service in Nairobi, Kenya.|Publication

In the mission of JRS, accompaniment, service, and advocacy are distinct, but never separate: they are interwoven in all we do.

But the weaving is not done once for all.

Just as at the founding of JRS, we must continually discern how best to respond to the “tragic situations” of our time.

On JRS Day, Fr. Bill O’Neill SJ shares a reflection on discernment in JRS and the future development of our mission.