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Windrush: Ministerial bungling or moral bankruptcy?

BY Ruth

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 17:09

The Windrush scandal signifies more than Ministerial incompetence: it has revealed the shocking inhumanity of our immigration policy. Professor Ian Linden writes...

From the Archives: Celebrating Jesuit Writers

BY MAllen

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 10:39

23 April is World Book and Copyright Day. The Jesuits in Britain Archives take a look at three Jesuit authors who have contributed to literature and academia as World Book Day is celebrated across the globe.

Sheep on the mountainside

“There will be one flock and one Shepherd.”

BY PO'Reilly

Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 18:18

If you ever do see sheep without a shepherd, you will see that it makes a difference.

From the Archives: What to do when Disaster Strikes

BY MAllen

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 12:22

As in most professions, it is important for archivists to keep up with their professional development in order to be up to date with current theory and practice in the field, and to expand their knowledge. In this week’s ‘From the Archives’ blog post, Archives Assistant Lucy Vinten Mattich reports on two training events that she and other members of the Archives team have recently attended for just that purpose.

 A young woman gazes upwards. A cross is behind her.

Gemma's eyes

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, March 30, 2018 - 08:52

“Till this moment they had failed to understand the teaching of scripture, that he must rise from the dead.” [John 20.9]

“So, what exactly is the point of the ‘bodily resurrection’?”

Boy running into cityscape Credit Linh Nguyen

Praying with the pope in April

BY DStewart

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 10:21

The pope has invited us to witness to the Resurrection in his Intention for this month – “that economists may have the courage to reject any economy of exclusion and know how to open new paths.” David Stewart SJ reflects.

Mary of Magdala in the garden

Easter - the Christian Pasch

BY RStyles

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 13:22

Fr Bob Styles reflects on the resurrection.

From the Archives: John Carroll and the Maryland Mission

BY MAllen

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 10:38

The Jesuit presence in Maryland dates back to the arrival of English settlers in the area now known as St Mary’s City on the Potomac River in 1634. In this blog post we look at the extraordinary life of John Carroll (1736-1815) of the Maryland Mission, who became the first bishop in the United States.

Photo by Josh Calabrese on Unsplash

“Hosanna in the highest heavens”

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 19:58

Paul O'Reilly SJ brings together Wimbledon tennis club, Rudyard Kipling and Palm Sunday for this weeks' reflection.

A rich harvest

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 17:32

Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on the readings for the 5th Sunday of Lent


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