Sharing the grief
Dr John Connolly, founder secretary of the Irish Association of Suicidology, was guest speaker in the famous old Galway bookshop Charlie Byrnes where the owner Charlie Byrne had invited Brendan McManus SJ to sign copies of his book 'Redemption Road: Greiving on the Camino'.
Fr Browne on the world stage
'Frank Browne, A Life Through the Lens', just published by Yale University Press on the Jesuit photographer Fr. Browne and an exhibition of the same title was launched by Tanáiste Joan Burton with historian and broadcaster John Bowman in Farmleigh Gallery.
Don't forget us, says Syrian Jesuit
Bishop Antoine Audo SJ, Chaldean Bishop of Aleppo and president of Caritas Syria, wants to thank the Irish people for their generous aid. But he urges us not to forget Syria. Recently two of his close friends, both bishops, have been kidnapped and disappeared.
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.
Sacred Space Advent retreat
Sacred Space and Pray As You Go have just published an online retreat for Advent. The theme of the retreat, 'All the Generations', invites visitors of both sites to reflect on the ancestors of Jesus that are recorded at the start of St Matthew’s gospel.
Do they know it's Christmas in Maban?
John K. Guiney SJ, director of the Mission Office, has returned from Maban, a refugee camp in South Sudan where two Spanish Jesuits, Pau and Alvaro, lead the Jesuit Refugee Service team in challenging circumstances.