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Statue of our lady with a crown of 12 stars, in Attard (Malta)

Feast of the Assumption

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 10:16

Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on the Feast of the Assumption which we celebrate this weekend.

Cheese and wine gathering after mass

‘Hearts On Fire’ Mission week 2015

BY AGuest

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 17:01

The ‘Hearts On Fire’ mission week might have come and gone so fast, it will not be easily forgotten, as most of our parishioners have shared with us in this great experience.

The parish group in Falmouth

Frontiers and peripheries: Five go down to Cornish town

BY PRandall

Friday, August 7, 2015 - 17:45

Perhaps it was because we set out on a journey starting from Flanders that I was prompted to wonder about how a group of 5 Jesuits would have been received in Cornwall to carry out a parish mission a hundred years ago.

Godtalk: The Deepest Secret

BY PKnott

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 00:00

Peter Knott SJ thinks on the desire to be 'in the know' and what Jesus' ultimate secret is, that is really no secret at all.

From the Archives: St Omer to Bruges – a college on the move

BY RSomerset

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 09:54

Assistant Archivist Mary shares a short history of St Omer College's migrations.

A South Uist Skyline

On yearnings met and of journeys’ end

BY MPower

Monday, August 3, 2015 - 11:16

Matthew Power SJ the vocations director for the Jesuits in Britain reflects on his time in South Uist as a part of the Four Province apostolic project.


St Ignatius Day 2015 Homily


Friday, July 31, 2015 - 18:34

Fr Tony Nye SJ gave this years St Ignatius day homily. 


Godtalk: Coping with Obsessions

BY PKnott

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 12:03

Most sensitive people are liable to suffer from emotional obsessions sometime;  like for example, the feeling of being in love with someone who is hopelessly unavailable.  These kinds of  obsessions affect our whole lives, including our moral and religious lives.

Incense burner in stained glass at St Ignatius Church Chestnut Hill Massachusetts

Francis eau de cologne and the odour of sanctity

BY JHellings

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 10:21

Hedwig Lewis SJ of the Gujarat province considers what Pope Francis would make of the Excelsis Fine Fragrances Company’s latest creation, ‘Francis Eau de Cologne’. 

Kogai children in Columbia

Praying with the pope: poor of Latin America

BY DStewart

Friday, July 24, 2015 - 08:57

David Stewart SJ, National Director of the Apostleship of Prayer, reflects on the second of the pope's prayer intentions for July: the poor of Latin America


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