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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.

Refugees Welcome, printed on concrete

Praying with the Pope in February

BY DStewart

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 17:04

Can our world ever have been more divided than now? In the lifetimes of many of us, we have not known such pain and division.

Menologion of Basil, Presentation of the Lord

A Reflection of Christ’s Light

BY SBishop

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 15:58

The Feast of the Presentation has many meanings. It represents a staging post in the liturgical year – the traditional end of Christmastide. It symbolises the moment at which the Christ-child is presented to the world.

From the Archives: Remembering the Musami Martyrs

BY MAllen

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 10:17

On 6 February 1977, threeJesuits and four Dominican sisters working at St Paul's Mission, Musami were murdered. The Jesuits in Britain Archives uses documents in the archives to remember them forty years on.

A hand holding two small flowers, one yellow one lilac

“Blessed are the Peacemakers”

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, January 27, 2017 - 17:38

Peace – like love - is not an event, but an action. It is not something that is dropped on us from above, but something that we do, something that we choose.

Join the Pope in prayer every day throughout 2017

Could you become an Apostle of Prayer?

BY DStewart

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 00:00

An invitation from David Stewart SJ to join the Pope's Prayer Network.


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