Quick and handy facts
- Our mission is threefold: prayer, community, and ministry.
- Our mission is about “Awakening and deepening faith with the people of our time” through the various ministries of Retreats, Spiritual Direction, Adult Formation, Pastoral Care and Young Adults.
- We were founded in 1826 in La Louvesc, France, by Saint Therese Couderc and Father Stephen Terme.
- We find our inspiration from and are formed in the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius
- We are now located in 16 countries around the world.
- The General Leadership Team operates out of Rome.
- The European Provincialate is currently based in Rome, Italy
- The novitiate for the province of Europe-Togo is based in Versailles, just outside Paris in France. The pre-novitiate takes place in the home country of England, Ireland, France, Italy or Togo.