Ignatian Insight

Rosary beads a traditional form of prayer

He taught them with authority

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 09:20

Monsieur Sam, our new French teacher, insisted on starting our French course by teaching us the Rosary in French....I have long since forgotten nearly all of the French that he taught me. But I have never forgotten his lesson on prayer. 

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Week of prayer for Christian unity

BY CPedley

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 18:41

This week (18-25 January) is the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity and it will be marked this Sunday by a pulpit swap in the heart of London.

A sign pointing toward happily ever after - photo from Unsplash

Fishers of men

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 15:07

It was a shattering blow for her. Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on how we hear God's call in response to this Sunday's Gospel.

Jigsaw Credit Hans-Peter Gauster via Unsplash

Spotting the serpent's tail: tools for discernment 1

BY TByron

Monday, January 15, 2018 - 17:05

Tim Byron SJ discusses the pitfalls of empathy and how to use St Ignatius' rules to discern the right path.

From the Archives: Making sense of a complex collection

BY MAllen

Monday, January 15, 2018 - 09:21

Archives Assistant, Lucy, talks about her experiences of cataloguing a particularly complex collection of personal papers.

Deep hospitality at Mount Street Jesuit community

A deep hospitality with migrants and refugees

BY DHoward

Friday, January 12, 2018 - 08:24

On the World Day of Migrants and Refugees, British Jesuit Provincial Fr Damian Howard SJ considers Pope Francis' call to welcome, protect, integrate, and promote.

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Come and see

BY PO'Reilly

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 10:00

Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on a cure of cynicism in encounter with Christ.

Woman praying Credit Guilherme Romano

Praying with the pope in January

BY DStewart

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 14:12

Fr David Stewart SJ reflects on the pope's prayer intention for January 2018.

From the Archives: the personal papers of Thomas Corbishley SJ (1903-1976)

BY MAllen

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 10:24

Assistant Archivist, Sally Kent, who has recently finished cataloguing the papers of Fr Thomas Corbishley SJ, gives an overview of Corbishley's life and archives.

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