Fr. Arturo Sosa, SJ, was born in Caracas, Venezuela, in 1948. Impressed by the Jesuit brothers who taught at his school, he entered the novitiate in 1966. He was the youngest delegate to take part in General Congregation 33, and from 1996 to 2004 Fr. Sosa served as the Jesuit Provincial for Venezuela. On October 14, 2016, he was named Superior General of the Society of Jesus.