Ignatian Insight

New life at Lent

BY PGallagher

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 10:03

You must worship the Lord your God and serve him alone [1].  Lent invites us to prepare for Easter by focusing on God alone.  The season is modelled on Jesus’ readying himself in the desert for his mission: he fasted for forty d

The extra mile

BY PGallagher

Friday, February 21, 2020 - 09:07

If anyone orders you to go one mile, go two miles with him [1].  

Jesus has invited us to join him on his road.  We, his disciples, follow him as generously as we can.  We ask his help to keep up with him.  We

From the Archives: Oversize plan collection conserved

BY MAllen

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 09:30

The Jesuits in Britain Archives holds a substantial collection of oversize plans and documents. These include architectural plans and drawings of Jesuit churches, schools, and community buildings.

Leave your offering at the altar

BY PGallagher

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 14:42

Train me to observe your law, to keep it with my heart.[1] 

Light of the World

BY PGallagher

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 13:31

You are the light of the world [1]….your light must shine [2] for people to see.  

There can be some resistance in us to the Lord’s encouragement to us allow o

From the Archives: The 125th anniversary of St Ignatius College

BY MAllen

Monday, February 3, 2020 - 09:00

On Friday 25 January 2020 the staff and pupils of St Ignatius College, Enfield attended a service at Westminster Cathedral to mark the 125th anniversary of the school, which fell on 10 September 2019 (cli

Listen to the Migrants' Cries - Praying with the Pope in February

BY DStewart

Friday, January 31, 2020 - 10:42

Watch the latest Pope Video here

POPE FRANCIS’S PRAYER INTENTION FOR FEBRUARY - reflection by Fr David Stewart SJ

The Presentation of the Lord

BY PGallagher

Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 12:12

As disciples of Christ we have an agenda. There are some important things we must do. There is a ‘bucket-list’ quality about these goals: we should do them before we die.

The details of this agenda are summed up in our ambition to receive Jesus into our life and to share him with others.

Dividing the spoils

BY PGallagher

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 09:48

Jesus calls us to follow him. His call has all the authority of God. It is however an invitation to which we respond in complete freedom. Enlightened by the Holy Spirit, we followers of Christ find ourselves liberated from many burdens and difficulties.

From the Archives: Jesuits and Ice-skating

BY MAllen

Monday, January 20, 2020 - 10:15

The wintry months of December and January are synonymous with one sport in particular: ice-skating. Though our mild winters generally no longer allow us to enjoy gliding over frozen ponds, canals and lakes, our predecessors certainly could, and took full advantage.

Pages

Subscribe to Ignatian Insight