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Caravaggio still a firm favourite

The National Gallery of Ireland held a series of events marking the 25th anniversary of the loan of the Caravaggio by the Jesuits

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Funeral Mass of Peter Sutherland

Noel Barber SJ was a close of friend of Peter Sutherland and his family. He spoke warmly of him in his homily at the funeral Mass of the loyal Gonzaga alumnus

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A Jesuit, a scholar and a gentleman

Noel Barber SJ has just been awarded an Honorary Fellowship of National College of Ireland for his ministry to education

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Recovering the real Hopkins

'Hopeful Hopkins' is the title of a book of essays by poet Desmond Egan. Brendan Staunton SJ, launched the book

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‘Passion and Persuasion’

Dr Audrey Nicholls, art curator, takes Pat Coyle on a tour of 'Passion and Persuasion', an exhibition of Jesuit-inspired paintings in the National Gallery of Ireland. The exhibition has been attracting considerable crowds.

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Rediscovering a Caravaggio masterpiece

The National Gallery’s Assistant Director came one day to meet Noel Barber SJ. He had astonishing news for him. That painting from the community dining room – it was an original Caravaggio! Noel tells the full story.

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MAR05: Talk – ‘The Jesuits and the Arts: In the Tridentine Era’

This talk ‘The Jesuits and the Arts: In the Tridentine Era‘ by Professor John W. O’Malley SJ, Department of Theology, Georgetown University, Washington DC is associated with the exhibition ‘Passion and Persuasion: Images of Baroque Saints’ taking place from 11 February – 31 May 2015 at the National Gallery of Ireland. This talk will be preceded by a talk  ‘Art Studies ...

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Jesuits and the Baroque

As part of the bi-centenary celebrations of the restoration of the Jesuits in 1814, the National Gallery will host a three-month exhibition of Baroque art relating to the counter-Reformation. A lecture series will form part of this event.

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