Archive for the 'Jesuit' Category

JesuitJesuit Education Forum 2020

Saturday, September 5th, 2020

Millions around the world have counted themselves as grateful beneficiaries of Jesuit education.  Whether they are graduates of Wah Yan or Jesuit schools and universities elsewhere, one can sense, by listening to them proudly recalling their learning experiences, that there are unique attributes common to the education they have received during their formative years. What […]

Jesuit90th Anniversary of the Arrival of the Jesuits in HK

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

To celebrate 90th Anniversary of the Arrival of the Jesuits in Hong Kong, the Society of Jesus Hong Kong Ricci Community (Chinese Province) will hold a mass at St. Ignatius Chapel, WYK at 3pm on Saturday, 3 December 2016. R.S.V.P. Email: Tel: 2981 0342 (Ms Chan) Invitation

JesuitWYK90th/95th Anniversaries – Jesuit Education Forum

Monday, January 26th, 2015

The Jesuit Education Forum (JEF) organised by the two Wah Yans is now open for enrolment!  Please visit this web link for details and to download the enrolment form: Details of the Jesuit Education Forum are as follows: Date: 11th April 2015 (Sat) Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Venue: Wah Yan College, Hong Kong Fee: $350 […]

JesuitWYKPSASeminar on Jesuit Education

Friday, October 4th, 2013

Being a graduate of a Jesuit school, how much you know about Jesuit education? WYKPSA will organize a seminar on Jesuit education on 19 October 2013 and has invited Father Stephen Chow, S.J. to be our speaker. Details of the seminar are as follows: Date: 19 October 2013 (Saturday) Time: 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. […]

JesuitInformation Session for the Proposed Jesuit University in HK

Saturday, February 4th, 2012

Dear Friends, Happy Year of Dragon! After months of preparation, the establishment of a Jesuit University in Hong Kong now seems imminent. Your continuous support has been instrumental in bringing us to this point and we would like to take this opportunity to update you on our progress and plans for the new year. It […]

JesuitIgnatian Symposium 2010

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Please be reminded: Early Bird Discount closes after next Thursday 30th September 2010. Ignatian Symposium 2010 will be held at Noah’s Ark, Ma Wan Island on 2nd to 5th December to mark the 400th Anniversary of the death of Fr. Matteo Ricci. Objective: To explore inculturation of various facets of Ignatian spirituality in different environments; […]

JesuitContemplation Workshop by Fr Stephan Rothlin

Friday, June 11th, 2010

A Contemplation Workshop offered by Fr. Stephan Rothlin, S.J. (Dr. Stephan Rothlin as in the document). School Supervisor of WYK & WYHK, Fr. Chow Sau Yan Stephen, S.J. recommends our alumni who are inclined to learn different kinds of contemplation for their spiritual growth to sign up for this workshop. A similar workshop was held […]

JesuitProfile of the Jesuit Student

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

(Originally posted at February 12, 2009) Fr. Stephen Chow made us a presentation of “Profile of the Jesuit Student at Graduation for the Chinese Province”, which was adapted from Adapted from the Jesuit Secondary Education Association’s “Profile of the Graduate at Graduation”, during our last Exco meeting. The carefully compiled Profile spells out expectations of […]

JesuitJesuits in Hong Kong, South China and Beyond

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

Irish Jesuit Mission – its Development 1926 – 2006 This work endeavours to convey something of the reality of the Irish Jesuit Mission in its achievements and short-comings, its joys and sorrows, and of the experience of individual members under the pressure of work in a difficult climate. It is a very interesting story, often […]

JesuitRefurbishment of the Xavier Chapel on Shangchuan Island

Friday, September 8th, 2006

This year is the 500th anniversary of the birth of St. Franics Xavier and the 450th anniversary of the death of St. Ignatius. The Fathers of both Wah Yan’s would like to have a refurbishment on the Xavier Chapel on Shangchuan Island in Guangdong. The total cost is estimated at HKD 600,000. Attached is the […]

JesuitMass of Thanksgiving

Saturday, March 11th, 2006

This year (2006) is a special year for the Society of Jesuits. The Jesuits will celebrate the 450th anniversary of the death of St. Ignatius and the 500th anniversary of the birth of St. Francis Xavier and Blessed Peter Favre. On 11 March (Saturday) a special Mass of Thanksgiving will be held in St. Ignatius […]

JesuitThe Annual Retreat with Fr Coghlan

Saturday, October 22nd, 2005

The Annual Retreat with Fr. Coghlan will be held on 22nd – 23rd October (Sat & Sun) this year. Spending a weekend at the picturesque Xavier House in Cheung Chau will be a memorable and relaxing experience. Family and friends are welcomed. Should you have any interest, please contact Felix Tseng at or 29578085. […]