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Forthcoming events

April 5, 2011

Tuesday 5 April: Lenten Prayer Evening, facilitated prayer in the  Ignatian tradition will be held in Manresa, Jesuit Centre of Spirituality, 426 Clontarf Road, Dollymount, Dublin 3. Tel: 8331352 or...

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Colwell challenges Galway

April 5, 2011

Mary Colwell, a Bristol-born producer of TV shows, spent a day in Galway last month talking to students and staff of Coláiste Iognáid and the general public on an ecological theme:...

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Short Notices

April 5, 2011

Heart of a Jesuit, the Irish Jesuit Vocations website, has a new poster, a section of which is pictured here, devised by Graphics Artist Aine Kierans and Jesuit novice Niall...

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A pastor in the Greg

April 5, 2011

Irish Jesuit Gerry Whelan, who teaches pastoral theology and fundamental theology in the Gregorian University, Rome, is coordinating a series of public lectures for the centenary of Mother Teresa’s birth,...

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Lent as desert

April 5, 2011

A flute playing, Irish speaking, Church of Ireland minister from the Protestant heartland of East Belfast is the interviewee on Lenten Voices for the fourth week of Lent. Rev Gary...

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Rwanda: light and dark

April 5, 2011

Gerry Clarke SJ faces problems of  darkness at Gihembe refugee camp, where there is no electricity supply and therefore no possibility of doing homework after six in the evening. But a friendly agency...

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Plato in Ballymun

April 5, 2011

J.U.S.T., the Jesuit University Support and Training Project in Ballymun, run cultural programmes in addition to their work with undergraduates.   Director Kevin O’Higgins SJ launched a course of Philosophy for Beginners, hoping that...

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The leader within

April 5, 2011

Fifteen people completed the first Arrupe Leadership Progamme in Ireland, having spent six weekends over six months, examining leadership from a faith-based and Ignatian perspective. The course which took place...

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What makes a school Jesuit?

April 5, 2011

Australian Jesuit Richard Leonard was back in Ireland in late March to give three workshops. On Friday 25 March, he led teachers from the Jesuit colleges in exploring what it...

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A question of faith

April 5, 2011

‘What does it mean to be a person of faith?’ was the question explored by well known Christian author Margaret Silf, in a talk attended by over three hundred people...

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