QUEZON City, August 3, 2014—The Jesuit Communications Foundation (JesCom) invites the public to a free concert on Saturday, August 9, 2014, 6:30 pm at the Church of the Gesù, Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights, Quezon City in commemoration of 200 years of the Jesuit Order’s Restoration.
Dubbed “Grateful Hearts, Greater Love!” the concert revisits the three major periods in Jesuit history: pre-suppression (St. Ignatius of Loyola and the Society of Jesus’ missionary expansion); suppression (trials and survival); and restoration (lessons learned).
Incorporated in the concert are themes which celebrate God’s enduring love and presence.
“Grateful Hearts, Greater Love!” features Jesuit Music Ministry artists and performers from the Ateneo community namely Himig Heswita, Bukas Palad, Hangad, Musica Chiesa, Ateneo Glee Club, and Tanghalang Ateneo.
For more information, contact Rhia Ramirez at (+63920) 952-0326 or Bernadette Filart at (+63917) 836-7588. (Raymond A. Sebastián)