A Letter From The Publisher, Apr. 23, 1973

As a Methodist student preparing for the ministry at Duke University's divinity school some years ago, Wilton Wynn never dreamed that he would become a regular visitor to Vatican City. But he abandoned his theological career, became a journalist and for the past eleven years has been a TIME correspondent in Rome. Thus, as he has been so many times in the past, Wynn was recently at the Vatican, this time to interview Jesuit Leader Father Pedro Arrupe for this week's cover story on the Jesuits, Catholicism's most visible and versatile order of priests.

Wynn and Father...

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