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Gospel Reflections for Sundays of Year C: Luke

Author: Donal Neary SJ Publisher: Messenger Publications Donal Neary SJ’s  latest book is Gospel Reflections on Luke, the evangelist whose gospel is now being read at mass this new Church year. As the title suggests it features a series of reflections mainly on Sunday’s gospel reading and a few on the first reading. Donal is the newly appointed editor of ...

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War’s ends: Human rights, international order, and the ethics of peace

James Murphy, the Irish Jesuit who teaches philosophy in Loyola University, Chicago, USA, has published an important study, especially for scholars and students in ethics, war and peace, and international affairs: War’s ends: Human rights, international order, and the ethics of peace. Before military action, and even before mobilization, the decision on whether to go to war is debated by ...

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Better than Babylon: A new vision for western culture

What is Babylon? Babylon is that which blocks our access to the door of possibility, that which impoverishes. Babylon is the part of Western culture that imprisons us with its seductive images of false happiness and fulfillment. Better Than Babylon invites us to break free of our prisons...

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Irish Jesuit chaplains in the First World War

At a time of great turmoil at home in Ireland, thirty-two Irish Jesuits signed up to minister to Catholic soldiers on the European battlefields of the First World War. Damien Burke, assistant archivist to the Irish Jesuit Province, has edited a fascinating collection of essays on eleven Irish Jesuit Chaplains...

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The life and lens of Father Browne

This is the story of the extraordinary Father Frank Browne SJ, Irish Jesuit and photographer. Favourably compared with the great Cartier-Bresson, Father Browne is generally considered to be Ireland’s most important photographer of the twentieth century.

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Redemption Road: Grieving on the Camino

Struggling to come to terms with his brother’s suicide, Jesuit priest Brendan McManus decides to walk the Camino de Santiago, the famous Spanish pilgrimage route, where he undergoes a profoundly transformative journey of rebirth and renewal that moves through grief and anger to hope, gratitude and acceptance.

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To Grow in Love

This book addresses primarily those who know ageing from the inside,but if you have not yet entered that strange world, knowledge of its landscape may help you relate more richly to those who have. It may also help you in your own journey towards 'the third age'.

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Rediscovering the Eucharist

Raymond Moloney SJ

Publisher: Messenger Publications

bk eucharist moloneyIn this book, theologian Ray Maloney SJ uses his theological expertise to help the reader deepen their devotion to the Eucharist. Theology, he believes, is not an end in itself, but rather should give us greater depth in prayer and devotion.

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When you pray

Finbar Lynch SJ

Publisher: Messenger Publications

bk whenyoupray lynchThis book had its beginnings in a series of ten-minute talks on prayer to help retreatants at Manresa Retreat House in Dublin. The author has reworked the talks for a wider audience and in particular for those who want to develop their own personal prayer.

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