Jesuit life · Uncategorized

Get To Know The Novices part 4: Jacques

Next up for our twenty questions is Jacques…

  1. Name, Age and Province

Jacques, 29, British

  1. What do you like most about life in the novitiate?

Brotherhood in the community

  1. What is your favourite room or place in the Novitiate house?

Casa Miguel (where we relax, play music, and watch movies)

  1. How do you tend to spend your Villa Day (our free Saturdays)?

I go walking, explore the city, and visit other spiritual communities

  1. Who in the novitiate makes you laugh the most?

Fr. Franz

  1. What is your favourite ‘indoor works’ task?

Upstairs toilets

  1. What was your favourite subject in school?


  1. What was your first job?


  1. How many languages do you speak?

One and two half-spoken

  1. Where is the most beautiful place you have visited?

Tofino, Vancouver Island, BC


  1. What is your favourite book and your favourite film?

‘Full Tilt, From Dublin to Delhi with a Bicycle’ by Dervla Murphy. Film? Love Actually

full tilt

  1. What is your favourite sport to play or watch?


  1. Give us a favourite quote:

‘If everyone believes it, you can be sure it’s wrong’ – Anthony deMello SJ


  1. What is the best live music event you have been to?

Rodrigo Y Gabriella – at a number of venues

  1. If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?

Thai green curry

  1. If you could witness any historical event what would it be?

The Big Bang

  1. If you could have any superpower, what would it be?


  1. If you had a warning label, what would yours say?

Highly irrational, do not trust!

  1. Who is the most intelligent person you know?



  1. If you had to change your first name, what would you change it to?

Justin Bieber


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s