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Can a Christian and a Muslim live together?

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, August 19, 2016 - 19:44

“People from east and west, from north and south, will come to take their places at the feast in the kingdom of God.” [Luke 13.29]

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From the Archives: Jesuit Brothers

BY RSomerset

Monday, August 15, 2016 - 13:20

In this blog post from the Archive we share some facts about five brothers who became Jesuits.

St George

Godtalk: Christians in Britain Today

BY PKnott

Friday, August 5, 2016 - 11:59

Peter Knott SJ's Godtalk blog post on the various challenges of defining yourself as a Christian in British society today.

"It's really great to be here": a prison retreat

BY SEdmunds

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 10:10

Nine male prisoners mainly in their 20s and 30s, took part in a Week of Guided Prayer in Brixton Prison.
Simon Bishop SJ and Steve Edmunds SJ share their experience.

Fr Tony Nye cuts his Jubilee cake with Pauline Merceica of the Farm Street parish council

A Jubilarian reflects on St Ignatius the pilgrim


Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 10:16

Fr Tony Nye delebrated his jubilee of 50 years as a priest on the Feast of St Ignatius.  This is the homily he gave to Jesuit friends and alumni at Farm Street Church.

Black and white photograph of Fr Augustus Law SJ

From the Archives: Fr Augustus Law SJ and the Zambezi Mission

BY MAllen

Monday, August 1, 2016 - 12:47

This year marks the 140th anniversary of the completion of St Aidan’s College in South Africa. At its opening, 31 January 1867, the community consisted of three Jesuit priests and three Jesuit brothers. In this blog post we remember the life of Fr Augustus Law, one of those founding Fathers.

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Praying with the pope in August

BY DStewart

Monday, August 1, 2016 - 09:47

This month, Pope Francis has asked us to join him in a prayer for, and about, sports – that sports may be an opportunity for friendly encounters between peoples and may contribute to peace in the world. 

Boat in a storm by Jean-Pierre Brungs

Mercy in Detention

BY HElias

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 13:22

Prayer is an important part of life for many of the residents of the detention centre that Fr Harry Elias visits. He shares one reflection which offers them solace and hope.

Black and white photograph showing young men in matching shorts and t-shirt standing in a row outside in a field. One holds a football.

From the Archives: Sport photographs

BY RSomerset

Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 12:53

A selection of old photographs of sporting activities from the Archives can be seen here.

peace and love

Godtalk: Wanted by God

BY PKnott

Friday, July 15, 2016 - 18:53

In the Book of Wisdom we find a most encouraging sentence: 'Lord, you love all that exists, you detest nothing you have made, for had you hated anything, you would not have made it.’ Wisdom 11.22f


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