John Dardis is in Rome, after a heavy weekend mastering Moodle (see story above), and briefing Fr Stephen Buckland SJ, the Zimbabwean-born Jesuit (pictured here with John) who will take over as Zimbabwean Provincial on 30 July.
Mass in Gardiner Street church for the feast of St Ignatius Loyola, on Thursday 31 July, will be at 11 a.m., with a homily by Fr Brendan Comerford SJ. All are welcome to the Mass, especially Jesuits and colleagues and friends of Jesuits.
Our former editor Brendan McManus is plunging into Galway life by taking an intense Irish language course in Carraroe. Of the 65 adults on the course, only two are Irish.
Bill Mathews is just back from an excellent Madrid conference on Religion and Science which has become the new focus of Bill’s academic energies.