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Fr Charles Plater SJ with Jimmy

From the Archives: A bulldog called Jimmy

BY RSomerset

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 10:58

Several records in the archive relating to Jimmy, Fr Plater's bulldog, were discovered and are shared here.

Anastasis, Chora Church, Istanbul by Nick Thomson on Flickr

Godtalk: Thy Kingdom Come - But not yet!

BY PKnott

Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 11:09

When we were younger we may have occasionally thought that there were things in our life which ought to be changed, but as we grow up, this desire tends to stall. We're left with the paradox of living the life of the Resurrection now, but also expecting it's fullness at the end of time. The Kingdom of God is already here but not fully; a present reality but in tension. It’s still coming, in its fullness; still to arrive in joyfulness.

Diluckshun at Hurtado Jesuit Centre door

God Has Blessed Me Since I Arrived in This Country

BY Ruth

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 12:24

Diluckshun, staff member at JRS-UK, writes of his own journey and what JRS means to him.

St Ignatius receiving alms from London merchants by Albert Chevallier-Tayler

St Ignatius the fundraiser

BY JHellings

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 12:24

St Ignatius was a skilled fundraiser who honoured the donors who enabled the Society of Jesus to grow and thrive so quickly in his lifetime. His only trip to Britain was in search of funds, and he rejoiced to find great generosity here.

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