Ignatian Insight

From the Archives: 1715 Jacobite rising & Jesuit resources

BY RSomerset

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 13:05

On the 300th anniversary of the 1715 Jacobite rebellion, the archivist, Rebecca Volk, explores what relevant resources exist in the Jesuit archives.

The Sea and the Sun with a profile of a woman

Godtalk: A Personal Pentecost

BY PKnott

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 12:52

Peter Knott SJ reflects on the gift of the Spirit, the happiness and peace that receiving this gift brings, and how we all will experience our own personal Pentecost.

Where there's tea there's hope

Will you not come in?

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 16:32

Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on this weekends reading.

A Mosaic of the world

JRS Blog: You Are Here

BY AGuest

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 18:12

Staff member Kate reflects on a special journey she dedicated to the refugees she has met through her work at JRS.

Kindertransport bronze statue in Liverpool Street Station, London

Whoever Welcomes Me...

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, September 18, 2015 - 09:54

Paul O'Reilly SJ reflects on the passage from St Mark's Gospel we hear at mass this Sunday. 

Divine Office - 7 times a day I praise thee

Godtalk: A Life of Pleasures

BY PKnott

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 17:02

Peter Knott SJ reflects on the end of all our desires, perfect praise and everlasting life.

From the Archives: The Battle of Britain 75 years on

BY RSomerset

Monday, September 14, 2015 - 14:04

On the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain Assistant Archivist Mary Allen considers the effect this had on the Jesuit community in Britain.

Athlete gets a false start on the running track

“Get Behind me Satan”

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 16:29

Our God is not a God of fairy tales. Reality is hard and sometimes seems unfair. Sometimes even the most deserving of efforts goes un-rewarded. That is tough, but that is life. A reflection on this Sunday's readings.

Praying with the pope in September: Opportunities for the young

BY JHellings

Monday, September 7, 2015 - 13:34

Each month, Pope Francis entrusts two particular prayer intentions to the Apostleship of Prayer, the Pope’s Prayer Network and asks the AoP to spread these intentions to Christians everywhere. Successive Popes have given this mission to the AoP, which is looked after by the Jesuits, for many years. It is for this reason that the AoP is known as the Prayer Network of the Pope; the Holy Father Francis takes a keen personal interest in this ministry.

Welcoming those that come to the JRS Day Centre

I Want to Welcome the People Who Come

BY MSmith

Friday, September 4, 2015 - 18:10

Fr Michael Smith SJ reflects on his experience so far working as a volunteer at Jesuit Refugee Service UK's Thursday Day Centre.


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