20 NovHAPPY FACES IN KASUNGU!

HAPPY FACES IN KASUNGU! Here is a wonderful picture that shows the progress and hopes of our Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS) in Kasungu, Malawi! In one of the recently finished classrooms, Fr. Alojz Podgrajsek, S.J., Project Director for LJSS, set up some of the new desks and chairs for a real classroom look.  Then […]

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25 SepKEEPING BUSY WITH LJSS

KEEPING BUSY WITH LJSS There is never a dull moment in the lives of those of us currently involved with Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS) in Kasungu, Malawi! That’s because we recognise how important education is for the present and future development of this beautiful country of Malawi, so aptly nicknamed “The Warm Heart of […]

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08 JanKIDS RECITE POEM ABOUT EDUCATION

  DREAMS OF EDUCATION AT LOYOLA JESUIT SECONDARY SCHOOL, KASUNGU, MALAWI  An “option for the poor” school, Loyola Jesuit Secondary School hopes to help realize some of the dreams as expressed by renowned Malawian poet Q Malewezi in a poem read at our Groundbreaking Ceremony, 21 September 2012.  ANYTHING I can be anything I can […]

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12 JunFUND-RAISING IS NO “FUN-RAISING”!!

FUND-RAISING IS NO “FUN-RAISING”!! 10 June 2013 For the next several months, I am out of Malawi, far from where my heart is, Kasungu. My head (and arms and legs) are in the USA and probably also some time in Europe, searching for funds for our Loyola Jesuit Secondary School!  If LJSS is to start […]

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05 FebJESUIT TEAM FOR LOYOLA JESUIT SECONDARY SCHOOL

KASUNGU JESUIT TEAM Currently, three members of the Zambia-Malawi Province of Jesuits are hard at work getting the construction of Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS) underway in Kasungu. Regular meetings, both in Kasungu and in Lilongwe (capital of Malawi, 120 km from Kasungu), keep us attentive to our responsibilities to assure that all goes very […]

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23 JulNEW CONSTRUCTION COMING!

Really exciting news and I’m happy to share it with you! We plan to start construction of Phase One of Loyola Jesuit Secondary School in the coming month of September.  Through generous help from Jesuit offices in Europe, some foundations and individuals, we have sufficient funds to construct what is necessary to enroll First Year […]

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17 JunGreat Encouragement

Winter seems to have come early to Malawi!  At least it feels like chilly July, even early in June.  Temperatures at night around 10°C (50°F); daytime around 20°C (68°F). But chilly weather (especially when it is cloudy and windy) just pushes me to keep extra warm by keeping extra busy.  And plenty to do, that’s […]

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09 JunGood News

Welcome to the blog for Loyola Jesuit Secondary School (LJSS), in Kasungu, Malawi! This is where you’ll regularly find updates on our progress, background information on LJSS, including articles about the area we’re building in, our hopes, and our plans. Your support, interest, and prayers will help to make these plans a reality! My name […]

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