Dutch Jesuit Peter Peelen SJ has used his sabbatical to cycle alone from Amsterdam to Istanbul. He never felt alone, however, for he always had a real sense of the presence of Jesus on the carrier of his bike!
‘A quiet ministry of presence’ is how British Jesuit Philip Endean describes his week working with in Ballymun, Dublin. He’s part of a five-man interprovincial team including fellow British Jesuits Keith McMillan and Michael O’Connor, Flemish Jesuit Walter Ceyssens, and Irish Jesuit Kevin O’Rourke.
Nikolaas Sintobin, a Flemish Jesuit and internet pastor who focuses his ministry on the internet,has developed a successful online teaching model using short YouTube videos to help people deepen their interior lives.
Four Jesuits are facilitating a week of guided prayer ‘Meeting with God and Walking with God’ at Our Lady’s Shrine in Knock as part of an interprovincial project involving groups of Jesuits of North West Europe.
Elizabeth Foley promotions coordinator with The Sacred Heart Messenger talks to Michael Comyn on Sunday Spirit on RTÉ Radio 1 Extra about the content and history of magazine, how it has been passed on through the generations, and how it is promoted today.
Patrick Muldoon from Jesuit Communications talks with Michael Comyn on Sunday Spirit on RTÉ Radio 1 Extra about the role of the internet in finding faith.
Army Chaplain Tim Valentine SJ, who recently completed his Jesuit Tertianship in Ireland, talks to Pat Coyle about how he came to join the army and about his tours of duty in Iraq.
Catherine McCann, lifelong friend of recently deceased Jesuit Charlie O’Connor, has just published ‘In Gratitude: The Story of a Gift-Filled Life’, a memoir of what Tom Casey SJ calls ‘an engrossing life’.
Dr Audrey Nicholls, art curator, takes Pat Coyle on a tour of ‘Passion and Persuasion’, an exhibition of Jesuit-inspired paintings in the National Gallery of Ireland. The exhibition has been attracting considerable crowds.
Pat Davis SJ reflects with Pat Coyle about his vocation and life in the Jesuits, including his work in the areas of spirituality and counselling in Belfast, living in Northern Ireland during the troubles, and sharing the compassion of Jesus.