lay colleagues

 I recently had the privilege of attending a course at St Beuno’s Retreat Centre in Northern Wales, exploring ideas around what it means to live and work "in an Ignatian way".I only discovered (or did I get discovered by..?) Ignatius and his spiritual legacy in the last five years or so, but I have found it resonates deeply with my lived experience. It has empowered me in this faith life journey I am travelling and I thank God that this man, living 500 years ago, stuck in a bed with only...
Collaboration at the heart of missionJesuit all round the world are working closely with lay people, other religious, diocesan priests, people of other Christian denominations and people of other faiths. We speak of this as ‘collaboration’, a shared engagement in the work of the Risen Lord.Formation for collaborative ministryIf you are thinking about a vocation to the Society, this dimension of collaboration is worth reflecting on. As a Jesuit, you might develop particular skills...