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Pieta at Basilica Marseilles via Max Pixel

With you always

BY PGallagher

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 17:19

Peter Gallagher SJ discusses gratitude and forgiveness as we reach Laetare Sunday in the middle of Lent, which this year falls on Mothering Sunday.

From the Archives: Fr Andrew White arrives in Maryland

BY MAllen

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 10:26

This year, 25 March marks 385 years since Fr Andrew White and his companions landed on St Clement’s Island on the Potomac River, Maryland. This date marks the birth of the colony of the Province of Maryland and the anniversary is celebrated annually state-wide as Maryland Day.

Man in front of fire Credit Mohamed Nohassi

Blazing but not burnt

BY PGallagher

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 12:04

Peter Gallagher SJ reflects on how, in the burning bush, God reassures us that nothing good is lost forever.

Transfiguration of Jesus Credit Armando Alemdar Ara

Wonderful to be here

BY PGallagher

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 12:34

Peter Gallagher SJ reflects on how the glory of God can give energy to our Lenten journey.

Paolo Beltrame

Re-igniting intelligent faith

BY PBeltrame

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 16:15

Jesuit novice Paolo Beltrame gave up his career as an astrophysicist to join the Jesuits.  He tells his vocation story and reflects on faith and science.

From the Archives: Celebrations of St Aloysius Gonzaga

BY MAllen

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 10:23

With the Jubilee year for the 450th anniversary of the birth of Saint Aloysius Gonzaga coming to a close, we decided to highlight the work done by Fr Cyril Martindale SJ, the man in charge of organising the English Province’s celebrations for the bicentenary of the canonisation of the young Saint in 1926.

St John Ogilvie shrine at St Aloysius Church

St John Ogilvie and extremism

BY KJoseph

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 07:44

As we approach the Feast of St John Ogilvie SJ, Kensy Joseph SJ considers the extreme nature of his witness to the faith in seventeeenth century Scotland.

Road crossing instructions credit NeONBRAND

Don’t hesitate

BY PGallagher

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 16:50

Peter Gallagher explains how Lent is a time of truth and understanding and of progress.

Potters wheel Credit Balaji Malliswamy via Unsplash

Fired in the loving heart of Jesus the potter

BY PGallagher

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 11:58

Peter Gallagher SJ considers how 1 Corinthians 15 encourages us as we turn our thoughts to Lent which begins this week on Ash Wednesday. 

Credit shubham sharma via Unsplash

Praying with the Pope in March

BY DStewart

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 10:57

The Pope's prayer intention this month is for the recognition of the right of Christian Communities. David Stewart SJ reflects.


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