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Gratitude for the Little Things

May 4, 2015 // 2 Comments

Over at People for Others, Paul Campbell, SJ, is hosting a Week of Gratitude this week. The theme is gratitude for the little things in life, and contributing writers include Ginny Kubitz Moyer, Matt [...]

Honoring Mary

May 1, 2015 // 1 Comment

Catholics traditionally give special honor to Mary during the month of May. With that in mind, and remembering that St. Ignatius had a strong devotion to Our Lady, we share these featured articles: [...]

Close Your Eyes and Listen

April 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

Jim Schaefer is a professional sound editor for Loyola Productions. He invites us to “Close Your Eyes and Listen” in an audio reflection that helps us to practice listening for God’s voice. In [...]

Dude, You Can’t Fail!

April 29, 2015 // 9 Comments

My e-mail inbox is peppered with requests from Jesuit advocates on a variety of issues, often asking for me to take action. Ignatian spirituality promotes “faith that does justice.” We are formed [...]

Visiting an Art Museum

April 28, 2015 // 2 Comments

Matt White admits that in visiting an art museum, there is a temptation to rush through the galleries, trying to see as many works as possible in a short time: It is a temptation I have succumbed to [...]

10 Reasons to Like the Easter Season

April 27, 2015 // 0 Comments

I recently posted this question on Facebook: “What is one reason you like the Easter season?” I received multiple responses, which I combined with my own into these 10 reasons. There are many new [...]

Praying in Silence

April 24, 2015 // 2 Comments

Grace Urbanski from the Apostleship of Prayer shares three ideas for praying in silence, especially with children: Timed prayer Secret good deeds Listening If you’re receiving this via e-mail, [...]

Noticing God in the Seasons

April 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

Laura Kelly Fanucci notices God in the seasons: I find that God speaks differently as the seasons turn. Whether in whispers or in silence, in laughter or in wind, God’s voice is amplified by the [...]

An Ecological Examen

April 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

On this Earth Day, we take a look at an Ecological Examen by Greg Kennedy, SJ. Some of the facts are specific to Canada, but the general idea of considering our levels of consumption and [...]

Why a Jubilee of Mercy?

April 21, 2015 // 2 Comments

Pope Francis has called for a Jubilee Year of Mercy to begin on December 8, 2015. In this video, he explains the reason for the declaration quite simply: “Here, then, is the reason for the Jubilee: [...]
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