P. Franz-Xaver Hiestand

Student chaplain ,  Switzerland

Franz-Xaver Hiestand SJ (*1962 in Zürich) studied German language and literature, Latin and History of the modern age at the University of Zürich and finished these studies at 1988 with a licence degree. In the same year he entered the Society of Jesus. From 1990 until 1997 he studied Philosophy and Theology in Munich and Paris. Since 1997 he is student chaplain, first in Paris, then in Berne and Lucerne, and now in Zurich. Since 1984 he works as film reviewer and since 2003 as director of spiritual exercises with films.

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