Ignatian Insight

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‘Man does not live on bread alone.’

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 19:44

We believe that men and women do not live by bread alone, but by the presence and goodness of God in our lives.

After the crowds have dispersed: St Peter's Basilica

Prophecy, proximity and hope

BY JCrampsey

Friday, February 5, 2016 - 00:00

Jim Crampsey SJ reflects on the closing events for the Year of Consecrated Life, February 2016.

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“Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.”

BY PO'Reilly

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 09:01

Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on the call to vocation and what it means to be a priest.

From the Archives: Helen Wintour’s Will

BY RSomerset

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 09:31

Some background to the the will of Helena Wintour, which is currently on loan to the exhibition Plots and Spangles: the Embroidered Vestments of Helena Wintour at Auckland Castle.

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Praying with the Pope in February

BY DStewart

Monday, February 1, 2016 - 17:56

David Stewart SJ reflects on the pope’s prayer intentions for: “That we may take good care of creation – a gift freely given – cultivating it and protecting it for future generations”. 

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A Love Called Justice

BY PNicholson

Friday, January 29, 2016 - 16:38

Paul Nicholson SJ invites us to hear Jesus' challenge in this weekend's gospel reading.

Beautiful flowers dying by Daria Shevtsova

Godtalk: Euthanasia and Love

BY PKnott

Friday, January 29, 2016 - 15:25

We believe that Jesus saved us through his life and through his death, as if these were the same thing. Peter Knott SJ reflects on the difference in this weeks' godtalk.

From the Archives: the mystery of the missing manuscript

BY RSomerset

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 16:21

Archives Assistant Will explores the archives in search of a missing manuscript.

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Godtalk: The Mysticism of Music

BY PKnott

Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 18:34

Music is the most mysterious of all the arts because the symbols it uses are remote from our immediate experience.

A girl bends forward towards a flower bush

“The spirit of the Lord has been given to me, for he has anointed me.”

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 13:02

But have you ever failed at a sacred responsibility? Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on the burdens of sacred responsibility we all carry.


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