afloressj

All posts by Ángel Flores Fontánez, SJ

Ángel was born and raised in the city of Caguas, the "real capital" of Puerto Rico. Drawn to the Society of Jesus by the spirituality of Saint Ignatius, he entered in 2016. Currently he is studying for a M.A. in U.S. History and a graduate minor in Women and Gender Studies at Saint Louis University. He is passionate about Civil Rights history, antiracism, advocacy for free ice cream, and video games.

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Racism and White Supremacy | Know Justice, Know Peace: A Jesuit Antiracism Retreat

Racism and White Supremacy | Know Justice, Know Peace: A Jesuit Antiracism Retreat

Racism manifests itself as white supremacy in the United States. Ángel Flores Fontánez introduces these and other concepts, summarizes the history of white supremacy, and identifies white fragility as a great obstacle to defeat the sin of racism. He also invites us to imitate Jesus in his ability to accept correction and convert from wrong ways.

Know Justice, Know Peace: A Jesuit Antiracism Retreat

Know Justice, Know Peace: A Jesuit Antiracism Retreat

The Jesuit Post presents “Know Justice, Know Peace: A Jesuit Antiracism Retreat.” In this trailer, Ángel Flores Fontánez introduces you to this four-week retreat which seeks to assist Christians in their growth as antiracist followers of Jesus. It will consist of twelve short talks published in the form of videos and podcasts and they will be published three times a week for a month.