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Jesuit Parishes Conference

20 Feb 2014

The variety of parishes served by the Jesuits in Britain could almost be considered a microcosm of the church in this country.

Pope Francis: One Year On

19 Feb 2014

Heythrop College to consider first year of Pope Francis' pontificate in one-day conference on 15 March 2014.

Old Aloysian to Give London Fashion Week a Tartan Twist

19 Feb 2014
Barbra Kolasinski, an artistic OA who is completing a Master’s degree in Fashion Design and Technology has been selected to present a fashion collection at Graduate Fashion Week in London and has highlighted the role St Aloysius' College played in finding her true calling.

Typhoon Haiyan: thanks for your generosity

18 Feb 2014

Bernie Aton from our partner agency in the Philippines gives us the latest news from the typhoon-devastated islands.

Jesuit brother honoured in China for Year of the Horse

05 Feb 2014

The Year of the Horse, which began on Sunday, is being celebrated in China with an exhibition of paintings by Giuseppe Castiglione, a Jesuit brother and painter who worked at the court of Emperor Qianlong for 51 years, and a film about his life.

Recital to boost funds for typhoon and earthquake survivors

04 Feb 2014

Communities affected by the Tohoku disaster in Japan in 2011 and last year's devastating Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines will benefit from a concert of Japanese and Western music at Farm Street Jesuit Church in London next month.

Herbal remedies and song take care of the body - and soul

27 Jan 2014

70 year old Matthew Ngwerume has found himself at the centre of a life-saving initiative for people with HIV and AIDS in Zimbabwe.

A Christian response to the 'outcasts' of society and the Church

22 Jan 2014

A two-day conference will take place in central London next month to reflect on the discrimination that people in or from the Indian sub-continent experience because of their caste and what a Christian response to the Dalits or outcasts might be.

Jesuit to speak on Romero, 'an extraordinary prophet of the poor'

22 Jan 2014

A German Jesuit theologian who has written extensively about Archbishop Oscar Romero and the Salvadoran martyrs will be the main speaker for the 2014 Romero Week in the UK. 24 March will be the 34th anniversary of the martyr's death and optimism is growing that 2014 will be the year when Pope Francis announces that he is to be beatified.

Jesuit Centre recalls liberation of Auschwitz with Music Memorial Film

21 Jan 2014

Next Monday, 27 January, will be the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest Nazi death camp in the Second World War. Holocaust Memorial Day takes place on 27 January each year and the occasion will be marked in Edinburgh by a showing of Holocaust, A Music Memorial Film From Auschwitz at the Lauriston Jesuit Centre.


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