Laudato Si Research Institute

The new Laudato Si’ Research Institute (LSRI) to be housed at Campion Hall intends to provide a research platform for projects relevant to the profound agenda set out in Pope Francis’s encyclical Laudato Si’, released in June 2015.This encyclical, sub-titled ‘On Care for Our Common Home’, puts ecological and social justice right at the heart of Catholic faith and practice. Laudato Si’ has already made significant impact, not only on the life of the church, but in scholarly communities across...
Fr Frank Turner, Fr James Hanvey, Fr Nick Austin
The feast of St Edmund Campion was marked at Campion Hall this year with a change of key personnel: Fr Nick Austin SJ was installed as the new Master of Campion Hall and Fr Frank Turner SJ took over as Superior of the community. Outgoing Master Fr James Hanvey SJ presided at a special Eucharist.  As the homilist, Fr Nick Austin said he was daunted to be preaching in Oxford on the feast of one of the great Jesuit preachers and rhetoricians, whose speechmaking famously impressed...