What Does Lent Mean to Me?
March 8, 2017 — For Father
Erik Oland, SJ, the new provincial of the French Canada Province of the Society of Jesus, Lent
is a time to be more intentional.
“It’s a penitential season,
but penitential for what? To prepare yourself to journey with Jesus in Holy Week and to experience
the resurrection with him.
“It’s penitential, but it’s a
time of preparation too.”
May 18, 2017 — Canadian Jesuit Father Irénée Beaubien, involved in the ecumenical movement, died this week at 101.
April 20, 2017 – More than 30 people, comprised of Indigenous, Jesuit, English and French Canadian paddlers, will embark on a month-long, 850-kilometre canoe trip July 21 in response to the Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
May 11, 2017 — Fr. William Blazek, SJ, has been named national director of The Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network, succeeding Fr. James Kubicki, SJ, who served for 14 years.
May 10, 2017 — Irish Jesuit Father John Sullivan, remembered for his healing prayers, will be beatified on May 13 at St. Francis Xavier Church in Dublin.
May 8, 2017 – Ontario’s Jesuits are using retreats as a way to help homeless people build a caring community of support among themselves.
May 7, 2017 — Contrary to popular belief, going on retreat does not require a change of scenery, but rather a change in thinking.
May 3, 2017 — Pope Francis gave a surprise recorded TED Talk presented on April 25 at the TED2017 conference, the first time a pope has ever given a TED Talk.
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