Delegates from the Jesuit Conference of Asia Pacific

JCAP GC36 Electors meeting

More than 200 Jesuits are expected to attend GC 36. These men include the head, or Provincial, of the approximately 80 Jesuit provinces across the world as well as a proportionate number of Jesuits from each province who are elected by their peers in a secret ballot. Twenty-two Jesuits from the Jesuit Conference of Asia Pacific will attend.

Back row: Jojo Magadia (General Counsellor for Formation); Heru Prakosa (Indonesia Province); Tsotumu Sakuma (Japan Province); Mark Raper (JCAP President); John Chong Che-chon (Provincial, Korea); Joaquim Sarmento (Delegate, Timor Leste); Danny Huang (Regional Assistant for Asia Pacific); Stephen Chow (Chinese Province)

Middle row: Steve Curtin (Australia Province); Nguyên Hai Tính (Vietnam Province); Ben Nebres (Philippines Province); Karel San Juan (Philippines Province); Ian Cribb (Australian Province, Brother Elector for JCAP); Oh In-don (Superior, Cambodia); Brian McCoy (Provincial, Australia);

Front row: John Lee (Provincial, Chinese Province); Sunu Hardiyanta (Provincial, Indonesia); Pham Thanh Liêm (Provincial, Vietnam); Sugiyo Pitoyo (Superior, Thailand); Yoshio Kajiyama (Provincial, Japan); Herry Priyono (Indonesia Province); Tony Moreno (Provincial, Philippines)

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