October 2017: Cambridge Encyclopedia of the Jesuits Now Available

Edited by Thomas Worcester, S.J., The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the Jesuits is now available in print. The encyclopedia, according to the publisher, “opens up the complexities of Jesuit history and explores the current life and work of this Catholic religious order and its global vocation.” The single-volume work totals 930 pages. In all, 110 authors contributed the some 600 entries—of which approximately 230 are biographical entries and some 370 address places, events, institutions, concepts, and terminology. The volume also includes 70 images, including historic paintings and contemporary photographs. The index runs 18 pages—from “Acosta, José de, SJ” to “Zipoli, Domencio, SJ.”