'Under the influence' – Jesuits in Ireland
'Under the Influence - The Jesuits in Ireland' was the title of a two-day history conference to mark the bi-centenary of the Restoration of the Jesuits. More than one hundred people attended.
Lourdes: "The best experience"
A group of Belvederians recently visited Lourdes. One of the party, Cormac Devilly, a 6th year student, was commissioned to write about the experience. Here are his reflections...
Fighting for freedom
The title theme of the latest issue of Studies (Autumn 2014) is 'Religious freedom in the 21st century', but matters relating to Ireland's political and cultural freedom in the early 20th century feature just as large.
Remembering the war dead
At September's end a number of Jesuits along with students and staff of Clongowes College, visited Flanders and the Somme. There they commemorated the contribution of former Clongowes students and Irish Jesuits, to WWI.
Pope to Jesuits: 'Be brave and remember'
Pope Francis marked the 200th anniversary of the Jesuit Restoration by presiding over the Thanksgiving Liturgy in the Church of Gesù, Rome, on 27 September.
Fr Browne in Farmleigh
Yale University Press is to publish a major work on Jesuit photographer Fr Browne. Frank Browne, A Life Through the Lens will be launched Sat 1 November in Farmleigh Gallery, along with major exhibition of hundreds of his photos.