Ignatian Insight

From the Archives: 150 years of St Aloysius' College, Glasgow

BY MAllen

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 09:02

This September marks the 150th anniversary of St Aloysius' College moving from Charlotte Street to Garnethill in Glasgow. 

The Heavens

Godtalk: Centering Prayer

BY PKnott

Friday, August 26, 2016 - 11:15

How can we practice being truly present?

Week of guided prayer group, Urmston  Credit: Simon Bishop

Week of Guided Prayer: surreal? No, so real!

BY JHellings

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 14:40

Glenn Schofield describes a personal experience of a week of guided prayer with the Jesuits offered as part of the Diocese of Salford’s Year of Mercy programme.

Quote by Muhammad Ali

Can a Christian and a Muslim live together?

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, August 19, 2016 - 19:44

“People from east and west, from north and south, will come to take their places at the feast in the kingdom of God.” [Luke 13.29]

Black and white photograph showing five young men in clerical dress

From the Archives: Jesuit Brothers

BY RSomerset

Monday, August 15, 2016 - 13:20

In this blog post from the Archive we share some facts about five brothers who became Jesuits.

St George

Godtalk: Christians in Britain Today

BY PKnott

Friday, August 5, 2016 - 11:59

Peter Knott SJ's Godtalk blog post on the various challenges of defining yourself as a Christian in British society today.

"It's really great to be here": a prison retreat

BY SEdmunds

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 10:10

Nine male prisoners mainly in their 20s and 30s, took part in a Week of Guided Prayer in Brixton Prison.
Simon Bishop SJ and Steve Edmunds SJ share their experience.

Fr Tony Nye cuts his Jubilee cake with Pauline Merceica of the Farm Street parish council

A Jubilarian reflects on St Ignatius the pilgrim


Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 10:16

Fr Tony Nye delebrated his jubilee of 50 years as a priest on the Feast of St Ignatius.  This is the homily he gave to Jesuit friends and alumni at Farm Street Church.

Black and white photograph of Fr Augustus Law SJ

From the Archives: Fr Augustus Law SJ and the Zambezi Mission

BY MAllen

Monday, August 1, 2016 - 12:47

This year marks the 140th anniversary of the completion of St Aidan’s College in South Africa. At its opening, 31 January 1867, the community consisted of three Jesuit priests and three Jesuit brothers. In this blog post we remember the life of Fr Augustus Law, one of those founding Fathers.

Credit Matt Lee via Unsplash

Praying with the pope in August

BY DStewart

Monday, August 1, 2016 - 09:47

This month, Pope Francis has asked us to join him in a prayer for, and about, sports – that sports may be an opportunity for friendly encounters between peoples and may contribute to peace in the world. 

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