Father Peter joined monks of the Glastonbury Abbey in Hingham, Massachusetts for a discussion about the prophets, Jesus, and the prophetic voice today.
The Arrupe International Immersions program from Boston College’s Campus Ministry invited Father Peter Gyves, SJ to celebrate a concluding liturgy for their Pre-Trip Retreat.
True faith is verifiable by its willingness to move beyond our churches to enter the suffering of others.
This final incorporation into Jesuit life occurs after participation in a program of final testing that has been called Tertianship, since it represents a third time of probation following the original scrutiny of one’s application to the Society of Jesus and the two-year novitiate experience.
In the past year, our world has changed dramatically and with it, our call to walk in solidarity with those in need has increased.
Strife in Central America led Peter Gyves, SJ, MD to shift his focus from being a physician-scientist to helping others in their struggle for justice and, ultimately, founding A Faith That Does Justice, a Boston-based nonprofit that raises consciousness about social issues affecting the most vulnerable people. Here is his story.