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Christmas cards of hope

30 Nov 2018

On Red Wednesday, SFX Church pastoral assistant, Debbie Reynolds, helped launch JRS UK Christmas Card campaign at Notre Dame Catholic College.

Fr Tony Horan SJ cuts his cake

Fr Tony Horan SJ at 90

29 Nov 2018

Congratulations to Fr Tony Horan SJ who celebrated his 90th birthday on Sunday.

Holy Name Church, Manchester

Jesuit works make a stand on Red Wednesday

28 Nov 2018

Wednesday 28th November is ‘Red Wednesday’, a day to show solidarity with our Christian brothers and sisters suffering persecution throughout the world. Various Jesuit works make a stand on this day.

Cardinal Hummes (r) with Pablo Mora SJ in Guyana in 2016

Jesuits host pre-synod meeting on Amazon in Lethem Guyana

27 Nov 2018

Fr Jim Conway SJ is returning to Guyana this week to help run the pre-synod meeting of the eastern region of Amazonia. 

Bishop Paul McAleenan with JRS UK staff and volunteers

Bishop Paul visits Harmondsworth with JRS UK

26 Nov 2018

Bishop Paul McAleenan, lead Bishop for migration, joined the Detention Outreach team of the Jesuit Refugee Service for a visit to the Heathrow Immigration Removal Centres.

Ruins of St Michael of the Missions, Rio Grande do Sul. Photo Credit: Germano Roberto Schüür

The lasting returns from investing in people

23 Nov 2018

Investing in education and vocational training can travel further than investment in infrastructure, a new research shows from the analysis of Jesuit missions in Latin America.

Gerard Hughes SJ honoured with inaugural prizes

22 Nov 2018

Jesuit philosopher Fr Gerard J. Hughes SJ has been honoured for his contribution to the teaching of philosophy through the awarding of inaugural prizes in his name this autumn.

Ian, Matthew and Paolo

Pushing boundaries, finding God

21 Nov 2018

The novices of Britain and Ireland have just returned from their autumn work experience placements, known in Jesuit jargon as “experiments”.

 1654 edition of the Kristapurana

English Jesuit’s biblical poem on Radio 3

20 Nov 2018

English Jesuit Thomas Stephens SJ has been the subject of a BBC Radio 3 Sunday Feature documentary.

Justice in Mining

Justice in Mining at South Africa’s Global Forum

19 Nov 2018

Nine members of the Justice in Mining network have travelled last week to Johannesburg to participate in the Thematic Social Forum on Mining and the Extractivist Economy.


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