Ignatian Insight

Praying with the Pope in May 2021

BY DStewart

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 10:34

MAY’S INTENTION from POPE FRANCIS – THE WORLD of FINANCE

The true vine...

BY PGallagher

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 09:50

Some fires are burning brightly in a vineyard.  These blazes are protecting new growth from frost.  We know that the Lord who looks forward to the grape-harvest does not want there to be unnecessary losses.

From the Archives: Chaplains of the Crimean War

BY MAllen

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 09:17

This year, 26 April marks the 165th anniversary of the death of Fr Gerard Strickland SJ, a Jesuit army chaplain, during the Crimean War.

The other sheep will also listen...

BY PGallagher

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 21:05

Jesus, the good shepherd, knows that people need him and will be receptive to his teaching if they are allowed to hear it properly.

Their joy was so great

BY PGallagher

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 13:15

All through the weeks of celebration of Easter, thanksgiving is made over and over again for the most recent baptisms and conversions.  There is an emphasis at this time on new beginnings and fresh starts for everyone.  Renewal is central to our faith.  We are always starting again

Photograph of a white man wearing a skull cap

From the Archives: When an object becomes sacred

BY MAllen

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 10:30

In 2018, shortly before the final closure of Heythrop, a Jesuit-run college of the University of London, some very special items arrived at the Jesuits in Britain Archives: a quill, collar, scarlet skullcap and cardinal’s biretta, all o

Here are my hands...

BY PGallagher

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 15:49

Jesus Christ has strength for his mission.  He comes among us with power and authority.  On the cross, he reigned: risen from the dead, he is Lord forever.

What did you see upon the way?

BY AWentworth

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 20:38

‘Tell us, Mary, what did you see upon the way?’ [1]  The first thing, which Mary of Magdala saw, was that the stone had been rolled away from the tomb [2].  She thought, initially, that

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