Peter Scally SJ, Parish Priest of Sacred Heart Edinburgh at the Jesuit Parishes conference

Jesuits work alongside lay people, those of other faiths and backgrounds.

Working together with others
Pope Francis laughing

Jesuits are... Men of the Spiritual Exercises

What are the Spiritual Exercises?
Two young Jesuits, mountain walking

Living a Jesuit Life, by witnessing to Christ in our world and being men for others.

Responding to the Call
Fr Jim Conway giving a blessing with a parishioner outside St Ignatius parish, Stamford hill

Helping people to meet Christ in their daily lives.

Who we are: Companions and Followers
Fr General, Adolfo Nicholás SJ

Living the message of the Gospel at the crossroads and on the frontiers.

Why Jesuits are needed today

Video

  • Pope Francis discussed vocations to the priesthood during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square on March 26.

    "The Lord calls each one who wants to become a priest... If any of you has this desire in his heart, it is Jesus who has put it there... Care for this invitation"

    Video from the Catholic News Service on Youtube.

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What's happening

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  • Reflection: Alberto Hurtado SJ for the anniv. of the restoration

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  • William Fitzmaurice SJ 1877-1945

    Fr Fitzmaurice SJ On Witnessing An Execution

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  • The Introduction to a series of four podcast reflections on the life of St Ignatius Loyola as seen through The Spiritual Exercises.

    Introduction to St Ignatius and the Spiritual Exercises

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Our People

  • Edmund Campion SJ

    Edmund Campion SJ

    Born in London on 24 January 1540. Campion studied at Christ’s Hospital and St. John’s College, Oxford. Pioneering the English Mission, he arrived in London in June 1580 disguised as a jewel merchant.
  • Patrick Connors SJ

    Patrick Connors SJ

    Became a Jesuit in 1952. Paddy spent many years in Guyana before returning to the UK in 2000. He then worked with the poorest people in Liverpool for 10 years before moving to Stamford Hill to work in the parish.

  • The Clink Prison, London Bridge

    Ralph Emerson SJ

    Ralph Emerson was born in 1553, entered the Society in Rome in 1580 and took his vows at Novellara in 1582. He became Edmund Campion’s assistant and one of the first Jesuit missionaries sent to England...