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The EU, Lisbon, and ineffective leadership

May 13, 2008

Edmond Grace SJ, author of Democracy and Public Happiness, wants to see the Lisbon treaty succeed. But he pulls no punches in this broadside against the ‘ineffective leadership’ of politicians...

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Gerald O’Collins SJ presents portrait of Jesus

May 13, 2008

“Gerald O’Collins is one of those rare Christian theologians who can combine deep scholarship with accessible language and personal experience.’ So says Lord Carey of Clifton, former Archbishop of Canterbury,...

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Reflections on Zambia

May 13, 2008

A group of fifth year students from Gonzaga College SJ travelled to Zambia with Habitat For Humanity over Easter 2008, the third year that the college students have being involved...

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Gospel Choir for Africa

May 12, 2008

The Gardiner Street Gospel Choir will be performing at Africa Day in Dubh Linn gardens, Dublin Castle on Sunday the 25th of May. This is the culmination of, “Africa Week,”...

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New program for AIDS orphans

May 12, 2008

Global Friends in Action, a small NGO founded by Michael T. Kelly SJ, has launched a new program called 37&More, which provides care for children orphaned by AIDS in a...

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Jesuit fights for Indian rights

May 12, 2008

Almost 18,000 Indians from four different ethnic groups in the Roraima region of Brazil are being forced to leave their reservation lands. Roberto Jaramillo Bernal SJ, Regional Superior of the...

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Community Links project achieves goals

May 12, 2008

Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) Ireland is holding an event this Thusday to mark a successful end to the work of the Community Links project over the last five years. Initially...

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‘The Word’ and Richard Leonard SJ

May 9, 2008

Brian Lynch speaks to Dr Richard Leonard, SJ, Director of the Australian Catholic Office for Film and Broadcasting in this month’s edition of The Word magazine: “Young people especially ‘are...

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ISE Conference on marriage, love and justice.

May 9, 2008

The Irish School of Ecumenics is holding a two-day conference this month on Why Marriage? Love and Justice in 21st Century Ireland. On the first day, Wednesday 21 May, there...

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New job opportunities at Slí Eile

May 8, 2008

Two job opportunities have opened up in Slí Eile, the Jesuit young adult ministry. The first is for a Musical Director for the Gardiner Street Gospel Choir, an award-winning choir...

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