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Forthcoming events

February 22, 2011

Tuesday 22 February: Public Lecture entitled “Church and Faith” speaker Fr. Gerry O’Hanlon SJ. Will be held in St. Francis Xavier’s Church, Gardiner Street, Dublin 1, at 8pm.  For details...

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To speak or not to speak?

February 22, 2011

The King’s Speech, a film about how an unorthodox Australian speech therapist helps the British King George VI overcome his serious stammering problem, has been widely acclaimed by critics and...

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Peter Hannan’s website

February 22, 2011

Peter Hannan has created his own website: http://www.peterhannan.ie. The 76-year-old Jesuit, now based in Manresa, has gone online  to communicate his central message: the passionate desire of the three persons of...

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Stamp for a polymath

February 22, 2011

It is just 300 years since Joseph Boscovich Bettera was born in what is now Croatia, and his native land is naming 2011 “National Boscovich Year”, and featuring its Jesuit...

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Vote for justice

February 22, 2011

With the General Election in full swing, the Jesuit Centre for Faith and Justice has called on whoever gets into government to give priority to those who are suffering most in these...

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JESUITICA: Rebel stock

February 22, 2011

A curious bond links the first scholastic of the restored Irish Mission with the oldest Jesuit in our Chinese mission: both lost their fathers to execution by the British. Bartholomew...

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Volunteers stepping up

February 22, 2011

Over 60 young adult volunteers gathered recently for the  first step on their collective journey towards serving communities in Jamaica and South Africa this summer. Selected from a long list...

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Noel and GMH

February 22, 2011

For Jesuits who depend in many ways on the administrative abilities of Fr Socius (Provincial’s secretary), it is consoling to know that our efficient Noel Barber has a poetically different side...

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