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A glimpse of heaven

BY PGallagher

Friday, May 31, 2019 - 09:26

As we walk towards Pentecost, we are longing to see into heaven, like Stephen. Peter Gallagher SJ invites us to reflect on our contemplative and active discipleship.

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Separation and contentment

BY PGallagher

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 12:40

On the Feast of the Ascension, Peter Gallagher reflects on the feeling of separation of the discipleship and on the mission Jesus leaves us as he rises to the Father.

The truth fortifies

BY PGallagher

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 13:40

Starting from a text by Chesterton, Peter Gallagher SJ explains us how Our Lady's love, although not comforting, strengthen us in our daily battles.

From the Archives: World Bee Day

BY MAllen

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 09:39

The 20th May is World Bee Day. In the UK, and globally, bees are facing many threats, including loss of habitat, climate change, toxic pesticides and disease.

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The gift of feeling incomplete

BY PGallagher

Friday, May 17, 2019 - 16:18

Peter Gallagher SJ reflects on our sense of incompleteness and how this goes with Jesus's commandment of love.

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The Father and I are one

BY PGallagher

Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 16:53

On Good Shepherd Sunday Peter Gallagher SJ describes how it is impossible to trick our loving Father. 

From the Archives: Retelling the tales of Second World War

BY MAllen

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 14:14

The 8-9 of May mark the annual international day of remembrance and reconciliation for those who lost their lives during the Second World War. Cataloguing Archivist Alex honours members of the Society by re-telling a few of their war-stories found within the archive. 

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Called as individuals and as one

BY PGallagher

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 18:29

Peter Gallagher SJ reflects on renewal, the one-hundred and fifty-three fishes, and the community.

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Praying with the Pope in May

BY DStewart

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 10:28

David Stewart SJ reflects on the Pope's prayer intention for May: the Church in Africa.

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A renewed everyday garment

BY PGallagher

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 12:59

For Divine Mercy Sunday, Peter Gallagher SJ reflects on what was once called the Mass ‘in which the white robes are hung up.’


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