Superior General of Jesuits, is now the new president of the Union of Superiors General
Adolfo Nicolás replaces Jose Rodríguez Carballo, who was recently appointed by Pope Francis as the Secretary of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life.
The Union of Superiors General is a division supported by the Vatican. Its goal is to promote religious life and also to coordinate the communication and collaboration among different religious orders, bishops and the Holy See. ;
Before this appointment, Adolfo Nicolas was previously deputy chairman of the Superiors General.