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Godtalk: Crossroads and Choices

BY PKnott

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 15:39

No-one, surely, likes to think of their life-journey as simply moving along fixed,  pre-determined lines until the destination long-ago chosen for them is reached.

Children at Makumbi Mission, Zimbabwe

New beginnings in southern Africa

BY GClapson

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 14:09

Heribert Mueller SJ looks to the future for Jesuits in southern Africa as the provinces of Zimbabwe and Mozambique are united.

From the Archives: Fr John Luck SJ's personal papers

BY RSomerset

Monday, March 16, 2015 - 09:11

A hundred years ago, Fr John Luck SJ began his service as a military chaplain in World War I. Assistant Archivist Mary has completed cataloguing his personal papers and shares what she has learned here.

JRS changes lives

CSAN and JRS Lent Campaign: Changes Lives

BY Ruth

Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 20:08

CSAN, or Caritas Social Action Network, in which we are taking part, has launched the Lent Campaign: Changes Lives! Here are some of our JRS volunteers voices on how JRS helps change lives of those marginalised.


Godtalk: True Devotion

BY PKnott

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 15:14

Peter Knott invites us to look at how we respond to the Lord. How are we aware of an awesome, loving and creative God?

John Ogilvie SJ

A Letter from Fr John Ogilvie SJ

BY Ruth

Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 14:57

On 9 March 2015 an ecumenical vespers was held at St Aloysius church in Glasgow, on the eve of the 400th anniversary of them martyrdom of St John Ogilvie SJ. Fr Dermot Preston gave the homily, in which he read this letter.

Fagn and Mary Fagan in Rome 1976

John Fagan: a docker's miracle

BY GClapson

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 11:04

The cure from a life-threatening stomach ulcer in 1967 was cited as a miracle in the cause of St John Ogilvie SJ.

Honest to God in prayer, young woman prays outside

Godtalk: Honest to God in Prayer

BY PKnott

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 09:42

When we're not honest in a re­lationship, usually the relationship begins to grow cold, distant, or formal. If we're avoiding something unpleasant, the relationship de­volves into one defined by nothing more than social niceties. Even­tually the relationship stagnates or dies. It's the same with prayer. Be honest with God about everything.

John Ogilvie: Burns and Howson paintings

Contrasting images of the Scottish martyr

BY GClapson

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 16:36

Contrasting the paintings of St John Ogilvie SJ by Peter Howson and Gerard M Burns.

Paul O'Reilly in Guyana

The power to heal

BY GClapson

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 10:24

Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on his ministry as a Jesuit doctor and the power of touch to heal a person. First published in issue 90 of 'Jesuits & Friends'.


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