Father Vinayak Jadav, S.J., a lecturer in Gujarati literature and journalism at St. Xavier College, Ahmedabad, India, examines the history and impact of the Catholic Church in India. He talks about the church’s origins as well as its dedication to the poor through social action, education, health services and inculturation. Fr. Jadav also speaks passionately about the many challenges the church in India needs to address in its ongoing effort to bring the Kingdom of peace and justice to its people.
Each Jesuits On… features a member of the Society of Jesus sharing his knowledge and passion on a wide range of subjects, whether it be the life of a famous saint, insights into the penalty or the rapid pace of change in China.