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From the Archives: Napoleon and the Catholic Church

BY RSomerset

Monday, June 8, 2015 - 09:21

A surprising document in the Province Archives to mark the 200 year anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo.

Hearts on Fire at Corpus Christi Boscombe

BY AHoran

Friday, June 5, 2015 - 13:29

Fr Tony Horan describes the spiritual journey of a Jesuit parish in responding to the call to become a thriving centre of Ignatian spirituality.

Godtalk: Faith and Feelings

BY PKnott

Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 18:14

To be or not to be how do our faith and feelings inform us.

Pope Francis greets refugees, Centro Astalli, Italy,

Praying with the pope in June: Refugees

BY DStewart

Monday, June 1, 2015 - 16:15

David Stewart SJ, national director for the Apostleship of Prayer, reflects on the first of the pope's prayer intentions for June 2015.

Christ our Light on a yellow sun with rays

Godtalk: Anxiety Overcome

BY PKnott

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 12:24

Peter Knott SJ reflects on what makes us anxious, and what we ultimately need to overcome all our anxiety.

Young man raises fist along with many people in a square in El Salvador

Celebrating the Beatification of Archbishop Romero

BY JGraffius

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 17:57

Jan Graffius recalls the intensity of emotion of the celebrations for the Beatification of Archbishop Oscar Romero that lasted three days, officially, although the people of San Salvador are still celebrating.

From the Archives: A celebration of Mary in May

BY RSomerset

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 15:19

Assistant Archivist Mary explores the Blandyke Papers as a month of special devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary draws to a close.


Godtalk: Where to find resurrection

BY PKnott

Friday, May 22, 2015 - 10:23

Everything that’s good eventually gets crucified. By a perverse axiom in life there is always something that cannot leave well enough alone, but, for reasons of its own, must lash out at what’s good.

Blessed Oscar Romero

Blessed Oscar Romero - a faith that does justice

BY JFilochowski

Monday, May 18, 2015 - 15:28

Julian Filochowski reflects on the life and legacy of Archbishop Oscar Romero in the week before his beatification in El Salvador.

Excerpt From The Homily Preached By Pope Piux XI At The Canonisation Of St Andrew Bobola SJ

Who was St Andrew Bobola SJ?

BY ASukys

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 17:54

The life of St. Andrew  Bobola, S.J., (1591-1657)

According to modern hagiography, Andrew Bobola, S.J., did not differ much from other priests or his fellow Jesuits in terms either of pursuing holiness in his daily life or of his missionary zeal.


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