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Converted like the magi

Paolo Beltrame, Jesuit novice and astrophysicist, spoke to Pat Coyle about how spirituality and religion opened the door to his unanswered questions of the universe

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The best laid plans…

Storm Ali put paid to some of the work laid on for eight Jesuit novices on a return visit to Ireland

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Making sense with the homeless

British Jesuit novice Luke Taylor tried to make sense of the broken pieces while working with the homeless in Dublin

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“A palpable sense of the presence of God”

Patrick Corkery SJ returned from his studies in the United States to profess his first vows to the Society of Jesus in front of his family, friends, and Jesuit colleagues

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Finding God through the streets of Dublin

Stephen Noon SJ is a British Jesuit novice on an urban pilgrimage of Dublin, as part of a short experiment to go beyond his comfort zone and test his vocation.

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Hanging out with the homeless

Chris Brolly is a Jesuit novice whose vocation has been strengthened whilst working in Peter McVerry's drop-in centre for the homeless

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Novices take first vows

'What is it to be a Jesuit?' The question posed and answered by the Irish Jesuit Provincial Tom Layden SJ in his homily at the first vows ceremony for novices from the Inter-Provincial novitiate in Birmingham.

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Warm tributes paid to Lúcás Chan SJ, RIP

Warm tributes have been paid by noted academics and theologians from Ireland and around the world to Fr. Lúcás Chan SJ (46), a Hong Kong native and Jesuit of the Chinese Province who died suddenly on Tuesday 19 May.

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Novices in Galway

Two Jesuit novices from Birmingham, Grant Tungay in first year and Wouter Blesgraaf in second year, are on work experience in Galway until Saturday, July 19th. They are working with Sr. Margaret McFadden, LSA, who organizes activities for children in Bohermore/Rahoon area – a disadvantaged area of Galway- and subsequently organizes holidays for the same families. In their spare time ...

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