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Daniel Sturridge, Liverpool footballer prays on the pitch

Blessed is She

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, December 18, 2015 - 20:38

For the fourth weekend of Advent, Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on “Blessed is she who believed that the promise made her by the Lord would be fulfilled.”

Tender Mother by Robert Cheaib on Flickr

Godtalk: An Advent Meditation

BY PKnott

Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 18:52

Every season of the liturgy asks us to discover or refresh a disposition of heart and mind and action.  Advent asks of us an  openness, an attentiveness, to what God is doing in us and in our world. What will you discover in this weeks' Godtalk?

'The only world we have': Earth from space

COP21 – We have a deal!

BY AGuest

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 11:43

Sam Aidoo of Jesuit Missions assesses the outcome of the climate change conference in Paris.

Pope Francis hugs a young man during a visit to a rehab centre

Praying with the Pope in December

BY DStewart

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 18:12

David Stewart Sj provides much for us to reflect on this month as we enter into Prayer with the intentions of Pope Francis for December.

God has a bigger plan for me than I have for myself

Be happy, always happy in the Lord!

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 16:58

Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on a chance encounter for Gaudete Sunday, the third sunday of Advent.

snow light from unsplash.com

Godtalk: Artificial Light

BY PKnott

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 16:08

A lantern can be useful when it’s pitch-dark, but it becomes superfluous and unnoticeable in the noonday sun. This doesn’t mean its light is bad, only that it’s weak.

Title page and photo of the company

From the Archives: Pantomimes

BY RSomerset

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 14:31

Archivist, Rebecca Volk, shares a recent discovery in the archives of two pantomime librettos.

Pope Francis opens the Holy Door at Bangui Cathedral, L'Osservatore Romano

“Live God’s Mercy so that the Church is Credible!”

BY RPollitt

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 11:18

Russell Pollitt SJ at the Jesuit Institute of South Africa writes at the start of the Jubilee Year of Mercy.

Novices 2015

Novitiate blog: Moving Forward

BY SNoon

Monday, December 7, 2015 - 13:35

Novice Stephen reflects on the next few stages of his time as a Novice as Christmas approaches. 

A cross

Godtalk: All Change!

BY PKnott

Friday, December 4, 2015 - 19:57

Peter Knott SJ reflects on the transformation of Christ as a sign of the transformation open to all Christians in this weeks' Godtalk.


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