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In the breaking of the bread

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 20:21

“I am the resurrection and the life. If anyone believes in me, even though he dies he will live, and whoever lives and believes in me will never die. Do you believe this?” [John 11.25-26]


From the Archives: The Jesuits’ Church in London

BY MAllen

Monday, March 27, 2017 - 10:13

To tie in with the launch of Farm Street: The Story of the Jesuits' Church in London, the Jesuits in Britain Archives showcase some of their favourite items from the Farm Street Church Archives.

Mothers empowered - on a tea plantation in Darjeeling. Jesuit Missions

In solidarity with mothers around the world

BY GClapson

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 00:00

A reflection for Mothering Sunday 2017: Betsy Snyder of Jesuit Missions reflects on motherhood as she has witnessed it around the world.

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Object of the week: The Praying Monks

BY JGraffius

Friday, March 24, 2017 - 16:21

This week these two wooden painted monks have returned from the City & Guilds of London Arts School where one has undergone conservation.

Credit Ng30950 via Unsplash

Who is God?

BY RStyles

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 16:04

Bob Styles SJ reflects on how we can know God, for Laetare Sunday.

A Bicycle in the grounds of a cloister or church

“I have food to eat that you do not know about.”

BY PO'Reilly

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 15:51

Why is it that we fast? Is hunger a good thing?

Pelican Shamrock Banner

Object of the week: The Pelican Shamrock Banner c. 1900

BY JGraffius

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 08:16

Our chosen object has an appropriately Irish theme. Happy St Patrick's day!

From the Archives: Discovering Jesuit Poetry for World Poetry Day

BY MAllen

Monday, March 13, 2017 - 12:48

“Poetry is the mainstay of oral tradition and, over centuries, can communicate the innermost values of diverse cultures … [It is] the unique ability of poetry to capture the creative spirit of the human mind.” Find out more about the Jesuits and poetry. 

“Stand up”, he said, “Do not be afraid.”

BY PO'Reilly

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 21:13

Paul O'Reilly SJ challenges us to stop and think, who are we at our best?

American circus showman, P.T. Barnum. Wikipedia Commons

Dare to think - and act - this Lent

BY GClapson

Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 00:00

Anthony Egan SJ of the Jesuit Institute South Africa challenges us to think critically about key global and social issues this Lent - and then to act.


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