Nick Austin SJ

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...
Speakers at Refugee Stories
“Why do Christians around the world prefer the narrative of populist nationalism and political exclusion to the message of the Gospel?” was the question posed by expert on the theology of migration, Dr Joshua Ralston, at a conference at Heythrop College to mark World Refugee Day.JRS UK and the Heythrop Institute for Religion and Society hosted Refugee Stories: Changing the Narrative - the fruits of a collaboration between academics working in theology and related disciplines, practitioners...
Nicholas Austin SJ making his final vows
Please remember in your prayers Fr Nicholas Owen Austin SJ who professed his Final Vows at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Farm St, on Friday 1st December -  feast of the Jesuit Saints who founded the English Mission: Edmund Campion, Robert Southwell and Nicholas Owen.The principal celebrant was Fr Provincial Damian Howard SJ; concelebrants included members of the Mount Street community and the Copleston Jesuit community.In his homily Fr Damian talked of the life of Edmund Campion...