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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.

An interfaith banner from the Nichols College Chaplaincy from Sean on Flickr

Godtalk: Interfaith Relationships

BY PKnott

Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 12:58

Peter Knott SJ asks in this weeks' Godtalk, what are the fundamental principles we should try to live out in our relationship with other faiths?

You are here: a pilgrim walk around the city

BY AGuest

Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 16:16

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

The Pyrotechnica Loyolana pamphlet title page

From the archives: Great Fire of London 1666 and Jesuits

BY RSomerset

Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 12:49

On the 349th anniversary of the Great Fire of London read about how the Jesuits became suspects.

Harvest corn

“To whom shall we go, you have the message of Eternal Life”.

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, August 21, 2015 - 00:00

In a relfection for the 21st Sunday in Ordinary time Paul O'Reilly SJ remembers the anxiety of harvest time in Donegal and the time his cousin Donal won the Lottery.


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