Birmingham

This two–day course focusses on several aspects of how God is active in our world.Everyone follows the course on on religion and peacebuilding, led by Dr Theodora Hawksley CJ, which will explore popular and scholarly ideas about the connections between religion, violence and peacebuilding. The participants will look in particular at teaching on peace in the Catholic Church. Each person will then choose two additional courses among those offered.Courses outlines Dr Theodora Hawksley CJ is a...
Steven and Rene making their vows with Novice Master Brendan Callaghan SJ
Every year on the first Saturday in September, novices from the Inter-Provincial novitiate in Birmingham pronounce simple and perpetual vows of poverty, chastity and obedience. On 5th September  René de los Reyes SJ and Steven Edmunds SJ of the British Province made their First Vows at St. Mary’s Church in Harborne, Birmingham.  Both Steven and René are trained nurses.  Steven is an alumnus of St Ignatius College in Enfield.  René, originally from the Philippines, moved to...