Ignatian Insight

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The Word was made flesh and dwelt among us

BY CPedley

Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 18:47

The Gospel for the fourth Sunday of Advent, tells us the story of the Angel Gabriel announcing to Mary that she will be the mother of Jesus. 

Migrants at sea

Pope Francis' message for World Day of Peace

BY JHellings

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 15:35

Vatican Radio reported the release of Pope Francis’ message for the celebration of the 2018 World Day of Peace  - 1st January 2018.

From the Archives: Heythrop's white Christmas

BY MAllen

Monday, December 18, 2017 - 12:03

Ninety years ago this Christmas, Britain experienced one of the heaviest snowfalls recorded in the twentieth century. Assistant Archivist, Sally Kent, examines the Heythrop archives to see how the College was affected.

Fr David Stewart SJ

Homily by David Stewart SJ at World AIDS Day mass

BY DStewart

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 14:25

Fr David Stewart's homily at mass on World AIDS Day at Farm Street Church

Damian Howard SJ at Nick Austin SJ's final vows

Sharing radical freedom

BY DHoward

Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:59

Homily by Fr Provincial Damian Howard at the Final Vows Mass of Nicholas Austin SJ, 1st December 2017.

From the Archives: A Volunteer's Tale

BY MAllen

Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:14

Tuesday 5 December is International Volunteer Day. Volunteers are an invaluable help to the work of the Jesuits in Britain Archives and have in total dedicated over 700 hours of their time since 2014. Current volunteer, Anne Courtney, gives an account of the work she has been doing for us.

Elderly woman credit Bill Hamway

Praying with the pope in December

BY DStewart

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 15:22

December is a full month. There’s Advent, Christmas and New Year’s Eve and so much else in both the Church’s calendar and in the secular world. It’s cold and dark in our northern hemisphere.

Nick Austin SJ preaching at Farm St

Tuning up the instrument

BY NAustin

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 12:05

As he prepares to profess his Final Vows, Fr Nicholas Austin SJ shares the imagery that has shaped his reflection on his life as a Jesuit.

Fr Holman with Fr Carlos in Golra Sharif

Trust in God and carry on

BY MHolman

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 05:59

During a month in Pakistan this summer Fr Michael Holman SJ met Christians who practise their faith in the most challenging of circumstances. 

Hands holding coins and a sapling.

“As much as you did it to the least of these little ones, you did it to me.”

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 20:33

The tales of a professional fundraiser brings us to think on this weekends' feast of Christ the King.


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