William Hewett SJ
Billy joined the Jesuits in 1950 at the age of 18. He was ordained in 1965. Since the 1970s Billy’s main work has been the adaptation of Ignatian spirituality to contemporary needs and methods of communication. He has produced many resources; a DVD of a BBC television series of the life of St Ignatius; CDs using the poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins; songs following the pattern of the Spiritual Exercises; Anthony de Mello’s techniques for centring prayer; St Ignatius’ story and songs to evoke our own experiences and potential for finding God in all things.
Billy's resources are available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
He has broadcast on radio in Australia and Canada as well as the BBC
He is a member of our retirement community in Boscombe, Dorset.