Feb
13
2017

Child Soldiers and The Little Ones of God

Posted by The Jesuit Communication Project in Our Spirituality

The Pope's intention for December is "that the scandal of child-soldiers may be eliminated the world over.."

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Jan
1
2017

World Day of Peace 2017: “Nonviolence: A Style of Politics for Peace”

Posted by The Jesuit Communication Project in Our Spirituality

The World Peace Day initiated by Paul VI is celebrated each year on the first day of January. The Holy Father's message is sent to all foreign ministries of the world and it indicates the diplomatic concerns of the Holy See during the coming year.

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Dec
25
2016

Christmas 2016 - The Love that Surrounds Us.

Posted by The Jesuit Communication Project in Our Seasons

"We have a range of choices in how we chose to acknowledge Christmas from ignoring it through the purely social which includes the hallowed traditions of the Christian services proclaiming Emmanuel -- Christ is with us! --- and the family gatherings that follow, "

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Dec
18
2016

Advent 4: The Mystery of Our Identity

Posted by The Jesuit Communication Project in Our Seasons

The Fourth Sunday of Advent offers us the mystery of our identity. It calls us beyond ourselves into an intimacy with the ongoing Body of Christ .

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Dec
11
2016

Advent 3: Moments of Joy

Posted by The Jesuit Communication Project in Our Seasons

The Trinitarian God we acknowledge is a community of joy and the purpose of creation and redemption is to share in that joy. Everything in the Christian life is designed to carry us to that joy.

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Dec
9
2016

National Day of Prayer in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples of Canada

Posted by The Jesuit Communication Project in Our Seasons

December 12, 2016 marks the fourteenth annual National Day of Prayer in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples.

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Dec
4
2016

Advent 2: Expectation

Posted by The Jesuit Communication Project in Our Seasons

"In common speech there is a huge difference between hoping and expecting. Hope has a degree of uncertainty; expectation has a confidence. We can hope something may happen; we can expect something will happen. Christian hope undoes this division."

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Nov
27
2016

Advent 1: Hope

Posted by The Jesuit Communication Project in Our Seasons

The first Sunday of Advent gifts us with the theme of hope.

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Nov
9
2016

In Time of ‘The Breaking of Nations’

Posted by The Jesuit Communication Project in Our Culture

Writing in 1915, English poet Thomas Hardy 's message - country life is eternal while war is temporary - applies equally well today.

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Nov
2
2016

The New Good Samaritans

Posted by The Jesuit Communication Project and The Jesuit Communication Project in Our Spirituality

""To inherit the land" is a clipped way of saying one is rooted, one has found a living space where one's generations can find a home, a place of belonging. It is the desire of the refugee."

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