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Maria assumpta

BY PGallagher

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 09:49

Today the Virgin Mother of God was assumed into heaven as the beginning and image of your Church’s coming to perfection and a sign of sure hope and comfort to your pilgrim people [1]

From the Archives: Barbados and the parish of St Francis of Assisi

BY RSomerset

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 09:51

A short reflection on the Jesuits' 163 year long history on the island of Barbados.

Pope's prayer intention for August

BY DStewart

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 09:56


This is a lonely place

BY PGallagher

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 09:49

There is no need for them to go [1].  With these words the Lord responds to the suggestion of the disciples: send the people away [2]

Sell everything

BY PGallagher

Friday, July 24, 2020 - 09:50

By turning everything to their good, God cooperates with those who love him, with all those that he has called according to his purpose [1].  

From the Archives: 160 years of summer holidays

BY MAllen

Monday, July 20, 2020 - 10:50

It’s the middle of summer.  The Jesuits in Britain Archive holds material recording holidays taken by Jesuits over the last 160 years. 

Bad company

BY PGallagher

Friday, July 17, 2020 - 10:16

We are trying to please God.  With his help, we do as he asks.  That which we know is displeasing to him, we try to avoid.  Pleasing our creator is a lifelong task and engages our whole being.

The efficiency of God

BY PGallagher

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 14:11

The word that goes from my mouth does not return to me empty, without carrying out my will and succeeding in what it was sent to do [1]

From the Archives: 80th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain

BY MAllen

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 09:43

This year marks the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. Between 10 July and 31 October 1940, the German Air Force waged an air campaign against the United Kingdom.

Lockdowns from Lauriston - Fr Damian Howard on the post-Covid Church

BY AWentworth

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 14:54

In the last of the Lockdowns from Lauriston talks, Fr Damian Howard SJ looks back on some of the key learning from the series and ahead to the challenges and opportunities for the Church in the ‘new normal’.


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