Ignatian Insight

Pope Francis hugs a young man during a visit to a rehab centre

Praying with the Pope in December

BY DStewart

Friday, December 11, 2015 - 18:12

David Stewart Sj provides much for us to reflect on this month as we enter into Prayer with the intentions of Pope Francis for December.

God has a bigger plan for me than I have for myself

Be happy, always happy in the Lord!

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 16:58

Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on a chance encounter for Gaudete Sunday, the third sunday of Advent.

snow light from unsplash.com

Godtalk: Artificial Light

BY PKnott

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 16:08

A lantern can be useful when it’s pitch-dark, but it becomes superfluous and unnoticeable in the noonday sun. This doesn’t mean its light is bad, only that it’s weak.

Title page and photo of the company

From the Archives: Pantomimes

BY RSomerset

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 14:31

Archivist, Rebecca Volk, shares a recent discovery in the archives of two pantomime librettos.

Pope Francis opens the Holy Door at Bangui Cathedral, L'Osservatore Romano

“Live God’s Mercy so that the Church is Credible!”

BY RPollitt

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 11:18

Russell Pollitt SJ at the Jesuit Institute of South Africa writes at the start of the Jubilee Year of Mercy.

Novices 2015

Novitiate blog: Moving Forward

BY SNoon

Monday, December 7, 2015 - 13:35

Novice Stephen reflects on the next few stages of his time as a Novice as Christmas approaches. 

A cross

Godtalk: All Change!

BY PKnott

Friday, December 4, 2015 - 19:57

Peter Knott SJ reflects on the transformation of Christ as a sign of the transformation open to all Christians in this weeks' Godtalk.

Winter Sun from Unsplash.com

The Lord hears the cry of the Poor; the Lord hears the shiver of the Cold

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, December 4, 2015 - 11:21

Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on a reunion that reminds us of our hopes for this Advent season.

Marching for Climate Change: John Englart (Takver)

Marching with pride and determination

BY AGuest

Sunday, November 29, 2015 - 10:56

Sam Aidoo will be among the Jesuit Missions supporters on the Climate Change rally in London, 29 November 2015.

Christ and the woman taken in adultery Pieter Breugel, Courtauld Institute

"Listen to me" - reflection on a week of guided prayer

BY AGuest

Friday, November 27, 2015 - 12:39

Francis Stewart is studying theology at Durham University. He shares his experience of a Week of Guided Prayer run by the Jesuit spirituality outreach team recently.


Subscribe to Ignatian Insight