CZECH REPUBLIC

Fr. Petr Vacík (BOH) has taken final vows  during the evening Mass in the chapel of the residence of St. Peter Canisius, which was presided  by Father General Arturo Sosa SJ. Among the concelebrants was Cardinal Michael Czerny SJ.

CZECH REPUBLIC

Václav Novotný (BOH) and ten other Jesuits and a Capuchin have been ordained a deacon in the St. Ignatius Church in Boston (USA) by Bishop Mark O'Connell. Václav is studying theology at Boston College.

HUNGARY

On the Feast of Saint Ignatius, commemorating the 500th anniversary of the conversion of St. Ignatius, Árpád Jancsó (HUN) has been ordained a priest by Gábor Mohos, the auxiliary bishop of Esztergom-Budapest, at the Church of the Heart of Jesus in Pest.

CROATIA

Fr. Luka Ilić, Fr. Ivan Junušić, Fr. Marko Petričević and Fr. Tomislav Vujeva have been ordained a priest by the  auxiliary bishop of Zagreb, Msgr. Mijo Gorski, in the Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Zagreb, in Jordanovac. The Provincial, Fr. Dalibor Renić, concelebrated, along with numerous Jesuit confreres from Croatia and abroad, and other guest priests.

CZECH REPUBLIC

On the feast of St Ignatius of Loyola, Fr. Jan Regner SJ (BOH) pronounced his final vows during the solemn Eucharistic celebration in the Church of St Ignatius in Prague, in the presence of Father Provincial Petr Přádka SJ.

UNITED KINGDOMFRANCE

Xavier de Bénazé (EOF) has been ordained to the diaconate by Bishop Nicholas Hudson in Farm Street Church in London.

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SPAIN

Íñigo H. Alcaraz Torres SJ, Antonio F. Bohórquez Colombo SJ, Daniel Cuesta Gómez SJ, Nubar J. Hamparzoumian Herrero-Botas SJ, Álvaro Lobo Arranz SJ and Iñigo Merello Terry SJ have been ordained a priest in the cathedral of Valladolid by Cardinal and Archbishop of Valladolid, D. Ricardo Blázquez. Read more.

POLAND

Mateusz Kowalcze SJ, Tomasz Matyka SJ, Piotr Stanowski SJ have been ordained to priest in the Basilica of the Most Holy Mother of God in Kraków, by Bishop Andrzej Jeż, Ordinary of the Diocese of Tarnów.

POLAND

Przemyslaw Gwadera (PMA), Damian Krawczyk (PMA), Adam Szymanski (PMA), Lukasz Wysocki (PMA) have been ordained to priest by Bishop Czesław Kozon, Ordinary of the Diocese of Copenhagen at the Sanctuary of St Andrew Bobola in Warsaw.

CZECH REPUBLIC

Bishop Tomáš Holub of Plzeň ordained Samuel Privara and Petr Hruska (BOH) to priest in the Basilica of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and Saints Cyril and Methodius at Velehrad.

CROATIA

In the Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, in the Jesuit community in Osijek, on the feast of St. John the Baptist, Father Siniša Štambuk, took his solemn religious vows in the presence of the Provincial of the Croatian Province of the Society of Jesus, Fr. Dalibor Renić.

POLANDCROATIA

Marko Petricević SJ (CRO), Mikhail Tkalich SJ (PMA),  Błażej Sikora SJ (PME) and Michał Zalewski SJ (PME) have been ordained to deacon  at the Sanctuary of St. Andrew Bobola in Warsaw by Bishop Rafał Markowski.