December 13th, 2017

Homeless Homes: A short reflection for Christmas

Walking through the colourful streets of London, amidst the hustle and bustle of this great city, I am amazed by the glittering lights, well-lit Christmas trees, crowded trains, buses and malls, and all...

December 1st, 2017

Seminars ‘A POST TRUTH WORLD – ARE WE LOSING OUR MINDS?’

In 2017, we were all presented by dramatic new political developments; the Brexit vote, the election of Donald Trump as the most powerful world leader and the effects of such events.  In the light of...

December 1st, 2017

Social isolation, a problem of the XXI century – Reflections from Br Stephen Power SJ

The Church notes that every person is created by God, loved and saved in Jesus Christ, and fulfils him or herself by creating a network of multiple relationships of love, justice and solidarity with other...

November 24th, 2017

A review of the “Cultural Legacy of the Jesuits in Latin America”, Conference organised by the Institute of Latin American Studies

The 17th of November I attended a conference called “Cultural Legacy of the Jesuits in Latin America”, where different scholars lectured about a range of topics involving the Jesuits work in Latin...

November 15th, 2017

‘Their Story is Our Story’ – study day with Nick King SJ

The Jesuit Refugee Service and the Hurtado Jesuit Centre would like to invite you to 'Their Story is Our Story', a study day with Nick King SJ on Saturday 16th December. The topic is the 'Scriptures...

September 29th, 2017

A question of Reconciliation – Mapuches, the Chilean State and the Jesuits

The Mapuches are an indigenous group that has lived in the Chilean south since before the Spanish conquerors arrived. Even when the Inca Empire tried to colonize the South of Chile, they couldn’t manage...

August 18th, 2017

Feast of St Alberto Hurtado – a reflection from Fr Damian Howard SJ

Fr Damian Howard SJ, who in a couple of weeks will take the post of Provincial Superior for the Jesuit British Province, recounts how he came to a fuller understanding of the true nature of humility by...

August 2nd, 2017

St Alberto Hurtado – His life

On Saturday 29th of July the Hurtado Jesuit Centre hosted an Ignatian Day, in which we celebrated the feasts of St Ignatius (31st July) and St Alberto Hurtado SJ (18th of August). Here is a small summary...

July 26th, 2017

Saturday reflection mornings – come and join us!

In September we start with our celebrated second Saturday reflection mornings. As usual for our Second Saturdays there will be coffee and pastries, time to pray, a talk, and time to reflect alone and...

July 25th, 2017

Fr Damian Howard SJ is the new Jesuit Provincial

We are very glad to communicate that Fr Arturo Sosa SJ, the General Superior of the Society of Jesus has appointed Fr Damian Howard SJ as the next Provincial Superior of the Jesuit British Province .For...