The ‘Prayer for Generosity’ is much-loved by followers of Ignatian spirituality, although little is known about its authorship. The prayer is attributed frequently to St Ignatius Loyola, the founder of the Jesuits, but was it really composed by him? Jack Mahoney SJ investigates the origins of this ‘brief but elegant prayer’.
What are your New Year's resolutions? Maybe the key to a revitalised start to the New Year lies in an honest appraisal of our hopes and expectations.
How do our Advent hymns and the context in which we sing them both reflect and shape the character of the season?
Michael Paul Gallagher SJ offers an imaginary monologue in the voice of Chesterton that adapts his phrases and ideas, and tries to capture aspects of his vision which can help us revive our language of religious wonder.
On the thirtieth anniversary of Pope John Paul II’s letter ‘on the role of the Christian Family in the Modern World’, Michael Campbell-Johnston SJ reflects on the understanding of love offered in Familiaris Consortio.
From the first Sunday of Advent, all English-speaking Mass-goers will be using the full text of the revised translation of the Missal.
The words with which we prepare to receive the Eucharist are changing with the introduction of the new English translation of the Missal.
Niall Leahy SJ describes his eventful and invigorating time in Madrid for MAGiS and World Youth Day 2011.
The new translation of the Roman Missal is now being introduced at Masses in the English-speaking world, after much discussion in recent months about the thinking behind the translation and its finer details.
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