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How Bleedeth Burning Love: A history of the Martyrs’ Cause

BY MAllen

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 16:17

Veneration of the English and Welsh Martyrs of the Reformation began almost as soon as the persecution of Catholics started.

Sent out, driven out

BY PGallagher

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 10:40

Can we imagine Jesus ushering us out of the temple? What would he say to us as we left? Thank you for your presence?  Thank you for your sincere prayers? Thank you for the love of God you have expressed here, and for the good life which it prompts and enables?

Praying with the Pope in March 2021

BY DStewart

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 09:50


Transfiguration: a reflection for the 2nd Sunday of Lent

BY TShufflebotham

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 12:47

Long ago in a school I came round a corner in time to hear the least impressive of the prefects (sixth formers) addressing a small boy who had evidently displeased him in some way. “I don't know who you think you are. I will tell you who you are. Just scum!

Only Jesus...

BY PGallagher

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 12:25

God did not spare his own Son but gave him up to benefit us all [1].  To save the world, the Father allows the Son to suffer and to die.

War and peace at the beginning of Lent

BY PGallagher

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 12:10

He was with the wild beasts. For forty days in the desert Jesus was in the company of the animals.

From the Archives: A Tale of Two Printers

BY MAllen

Monday, February 15, 2021 - 10:00

Lockdown and working from home has meant that I have not been able to continue with cataloguing the books in the Jesuit Antiquarian Book Collection.  However, I have been able to take a look in greater detail at some of the books already catalogued, especial

Are we tempted to push Christ to the edges of our life?

BY PGallagher

Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 14:37

The former leper rushed to inform all the world about Jesus and his astonishing powers. 

Looking for Christ

BY PGallagher

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 22:00

Everybody is looking for you[1].   In our different ways, we are all seeking Christ.

Michael Barnes SJ

Reflections on faith and harmony (amid violence and pandemic)

BY AWentworth

Monday, February 1, 2021 - 12:41

Since 2010, the first week of February has been designated World Interfaith Harmony Week.


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