Who are the Jesuits?

Today Jesuits can be found in many different ministries all over the world, and South Africa is no different. In South Africa, Jesuits are:


  • Retreat directors – especially of The Spiritual Exercises
  • Spiritual Directors
  • Parish Priests
  • Teachers in schools, seminaries, colleges and universities
  • School and university chaplains
  • Financial Administration
  • Marriage preparation/counselling
  • Refugee Work
  • Medicine
  • Academic and research