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Serious Challenges

BY RStyles

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 10:28

Bob Styles SJ considers the serious challenges which face the Church as we prepare for Lent.

South Africa's Finance Minster, Pravin Gordhan. Flickr

Budget 2017: An economic or spiritual matter?

BY RPollitt

Monday, February 27, 2017 - 15:55

Russell Pollitt considers the theological elements of South Africa's 2017 Budget which, he says, was rich with Catholic Social Teaching.

From the Archives: Celebrating our library collections for World Book Day

BY MAllen

Monday, February 27, 2017 - 13:58

This year, on the 2nd of March, over 100 countries across the world will be celebrating World Book Day. On its 20th anniversary, the Jesuits in Britain Archives celebrates the antiquarian and modern books in its care.

Piggy bank surrounded by coins

“You cannot be the slave both of God and of money.”

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 13:01

The novice master just looked at me. And then he said: “Paul: two things you need to understand...

Warriors, Sketch of Augustus Law SJ c1880

Object of the week: Sketchbook of Augustus Law SJ

BY JGraffius

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 09:55

There is a small sketchbook in the Stonyhurst College collections, with a number of curious and moving drawings and paintings by a Jesuit priest who is popularly known as the Martyr of the Zambezi.

From the Archives: Thinking about audio-visual material

BY MAllen

Monday, February 13, 2017 - 15:24

13 February is World Radio Day. The Jesuits in Britain Archives think about the difficulties in preserving and making available their audio-visual material.

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‘Somehow everything else just fell into place’ – motherhood & a week of guided prayer

BY SBishop

Monday, February 13, 2017 - 13:02

A new mother talks about her experience of a week of guided prayer.

St Omers Customs Book

Object of the week: St Omers Customs Book

BY JGraffius

Friday, February 10, 2017 - 16:32

This week’s object is a 20th century typescript of a lost 17th century document,

Manuscript LXV c1475-1525

Object of the week: Manuscript LXV

BY JGraffius

Monday, February 6, 2017 - 10:31

This week’s object, whilst not particularly famous, is certainly one of the most beautiful in the Stonyhurst manuscript collection.

Hands holding a light bulb lit up

“You are the light of the World.”

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, February 3, 2017 - 12:32

Sometimes, you only find out what you have when you meet someone who hasn’t got it. Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on this Sunday's readings.

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