Friday, October 14, 2016
New General Superior of the Society of Jesus
Jesuit Father Arturo Sosa Abascal, of the Venezuelan Province, was elected today in Rome. Father Arturo Sosa was born in Caracas, Venezuela. He was serving as the Delegate of the General for the International houses and Works of the Society of Jesus in Rome.
He is a Doctor in Political Sciences from the Universidad Central de Venezuela. Father Arturo Sosa peaks Spanish, Italian, English and understands French. The General Congregation website has posted more about the 31st General Superior.
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