Irish Jesuits

Mission to a suffering people

June 30, 2021

Fr Thomas J Morrissey's new book is the story of how Irish Jesuits used the values, talents and networks of the Jesuit order to subvert the will of the British...

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New podcast series featuring Irish Jesuits in Hong Kong

April 13, 2021

A podcast series featuring Irish Jesuit missionaries in Hong Kong has just been published by Maurice O'Keeffe of Irish Life and Lore, an oral Irish history project

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Irish Jesuits and the London IRA, 1921

February 8, 2021

Damien Burke :: Archival background on Fr William McElligott SJ, whose IRA service medal for the War of Independence years was gifted to the Irish Province recently

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Name change for Missions reflects new reality

November 4, 2020

Irish Jesuit Missions is now known as Irish Jesuits International, with the tagline ‘Men and Women for Others’

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The Bermingham chalice on show

September 24, 2020

The Jesuits in Galway are marking the 400th anniversary of the Bermingham chalice this year, an ornate artifact gifted to Fr John Bermingham in 1620

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Fr Adolfo Nicolás RIP

May 20, 2020

"A wise, humble and free man" - Fr Adolfo Nicolás, former Superior General of the Jesuits, died today

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An Easter message

April 8, 2020

Leonard Moloney speaks of pain, hope and 'building the universe' in a video message to Jesuits, colleagues, and friends

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Dermot McKenna SJ: animated by Vatican II

January 28, 2020

Dermot McKenna SJ, who passed away recently, was inspired by Catholic social teaching to help the growth of the co-operative movement

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Putting the priestly ministry first: James Kelly SJ

December 16, 2019

Fr James Kelly SJ was a good scholar, priest and Jesuit – who for the best reason did not wish to be eulogised at his funeral

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Reflecting on Jesuit times past

November 20, 2019

After reading through the 'Irish Jesuit Annual Letters' published recently, Bill Toner SJ reflects on the shape of Jesuit life in 17th century Ireland

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