St Beunos

Andrew Garfield in Silence Credit Kerry Brown
The Christian publisher SPCK is offering a 20% discount to friends and supporters of the Jesuits on two new books to mark the film adaptation by Martin Scorsese of Shūsaku Endō’s novel Silence. In addition to publishing a special edition of the novel, SPCK has also recently published a new book In Search of Japan’s Hidden Christians by John Dougill, which describes the history behind the story. Christian missionaries, including many Jesuits, arrived in Japan in 1549 and over...
St Beunos exterior Credit: Deane Kay
Experienced Manager required for a 55 bed retreat house situated in a stunning location.St Beuno’s Jesuit Spirituality Centre is a popular retreat house situated in a beautiful location overlooking the Vale of Clwyd in North Wales.  As a Catholic retreat house, approximately 1,200 people come to us on retreat or courses each year.We are seeking to appoint an experienced House Manager in this new post to run the administration, rooms and maintenance side of the operation. ...
The following are the current vacancies available at different works of the Jesuits in Britain.Buildings and Maintenance ManagerJesuits in Britain are looking for a Buildings and Maintenance manager for the greater London area, directed from 114 Mount Street.Read the full job description for more information and how to apply.Job description > Receptionist/Administrative AssistantThe Universities of Manchester Catholic chaplaincy is looking for a receptionist/administrative assistant....
This introductory retreat is for those associated with the Apostleship of Prayer but is also open to all.  It will include daily input, time for prayer, times of silence and of discussion, looking at prayer and exploring the riches of the devotion to the Heart of Christ.  There will be opportunity to socialise together each evening.  Led by Fr David Stewart SJ.Costs range from £104 to £130 depending on the type of room booked.Please complete the booking form ...
 I recently had the privilege of attending a course at St Beuno’s Retreat Centre in Northern Wales, exploring ideas around what it means to live and work "in an Ignatian way".I only discovered (or did I get discovered by..?) Ignatius and his spiritual legacy in the last five years or so, but I have found it resonates deeply with my lived experience. It has empowered me in this faith life journey I am travelling and I thank God that this man, living 500 years ago, stuck in a bed with only...
As St Beuno's residential short course.“Almighty God could no doubt grant instant perfection to everyone and bestow all the virtues on each of us. But his loving arrangement is that we should need one another.”(AELRED OF RIEVAULX)Our one capacity for intimate engagement is at play in all our relationships: our experiencing and expressing our loving relationship with God and with other human persons do not belong in separate realms of our humanity. Spirituality and sexuality reflect our...
Set in the rolling hills of North Wales, with views of the sea and Snowdonia, St Beuno’s Jesuit Spirituality Centre in St Asaph provides the perfect environment for people seeking the space to reflect on the presence of God in their lives and in the world. St Beuno’s dates back to 1848, having being built originally as a place of study for Jesuits. Its architect was Joseph Aloysius Hansom (of Hansom Cab fame). The fine stone buildings give a grand impression over the Welsh countryside, while...