News at the Institute

Africa Volume in Open Access

Selected presentations from the 2016 International Symposium on Jesuit Studies held in Kenya is now available in Open Access. The symposium was co-sponsored by the Jesuit Historical Institute of Africa and the Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies. The book will be published as part of Brill’s Jesuit Studies book series.

New Spanish Edition of Hearts on Fire

Jesuit Sources has just published Corazones ardientes, a new Spanish translation of Michael Harter’s popular Hearts on Fire. The book contains 117 prayers, written by some 40 Jesuits, dating from the order’s foundation to today. To learn more, please visit

Decrees Now Online

As requested by a scholar, the Portal now presents free access to all the decrees and statements from General Congregations 31-35. Submit your requests to the Portal’s editors (

Soon, as requested, the Portal’s Essential Documents will include “The Arrupe Collection”–free searchable and downloadable access to all the works of Pedro Arrupe published through Jesuit Sources.

These works include Arrupe’s speeches and letters as well as transcripts of interviews. All these works will appear in English, just as they were first published in Jesuit Sources.

Contact the Portal’s editors will other requests (