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Godtalk: Anxiety Overcome

BY PKnott

Friday, May 29, 2015 - 12:24

Peter Knott SJ reflects on what makes us anxious, and what we ultimately need to overcome all our anxiety.

Young man raises fist along with many people in a square in El Salvador

Celebrating the Beatification of Archbishop Romero

BY JGraffius

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 17:57

Jan Graffius recalls the intensity of emotion of the celebrations for the Beatification of Archbishop Oscar Romero that lasted three days, officially, although the people of San Salvador are still celebrating.

From the Archives: A celebration of Mary in May

BY RSomerset

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 15:19

Assistant Archivist Mary explores the Blandyke Papers as a month of special devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary draws to a close.


Godtalk: Where to find resurrection

BY PKnott

Friday, May 22, 2015 - 10:23

Everything that’s good eventually gets crucified. By a perverse axiom in life there is always something that cannot leave well enough alone, but, for reasons of its own, must lash out at what’s good.

Blessed Oscar Romero

Blessed Oscar Romero - a faith that does justice

BY JFilochowski

Monday, May 18, 2015 - 15:28

Julian Filochowski reflects on the life and legacy of Archbishop Oscar Romero in the week before his beatification in El Salvador.

Excerpt From The Homily Preached By Pope Piux XI At The Canonisation Of St Andrew Bobola SJ

Who was St Andrew Bobola SJ?

BY ASukys

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 17:54

The life of St. Andrew  Bobola, S.J., (1591-1657)

According to modern hagiography, Andrew Bobola, S.J., did not differ much from other priests or his fellow Jesuits in terms either of pursuing holiness in his daily life or of his missionary zeal.

Godtalk: Why bad things can happen to good people

BY PKnott

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 15:39

What does a true knowledge of God look like? Peter Knott SJ offers his thoughts.

Dancers at the 2015 migrants' mass at St George's Cathedral, Southwark

Migrants Mass 2015

BY Anonymous

Monday, May 11, 2015 - 13:25

Jo Siedlecka from Independent Catholic News shares her experience of this year's Migrants Mass at Southwark Cathedral.

Fr William Feran SJ, author of the original Chaplains' weekly

From the Archives: Transcribing The Chaplains’ Weekly

BY RSomerset

Monday, May 11, 2015 - 13:06

100 years ago the province began an internal newsletter for the British Jesuits serving as Chaplains in WWI. Archive volunteer, Sheila, outlines her current project of transcribing The Chaplains’ Weekly and shares her first impressions.

True Joy on a man's face photo from http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Richard_Joy_Thomas.jpg

Godtalk: Enjoyment without guilt

BY PKnott

Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 12:04

Peter Knott SJ reflects on our ability to enjoy healthy pleasure and why we should not confuse Hamlet with Jesus.


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