Fr Cary Elwes translation of the creed in Waiwai and Taruma

We have several interesting examples of dictionaries, grammars, vocabularies and word-books compiled by Jesuit missionaries in the Jesuits in Britain Archives in Mount Street.

Jesuit Missionaries, Dictionaries & Vocabularies
Refugees from the St Aloysius English classes with Sarah Teather Credit Paul McSherry

Volunteer-run English classes for refugees at St Aloysius Jesuit parish in Glasgow mark a year of success.

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This Eastertide we pray that the glory of the Resurrection ignites our hearts to respond to the call of the new evangelisation

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    A Novena to the Sacred Heart - An Introduction

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    An exerpt from the Canonisation of St Andrew Bobola SJ

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