October 23rd, 2019

Sat. Reflection Oct. 2019 at the Centre

10.00 for Coffee 10.30 start 12.30 finish Michael Smith SJ will lead the reflection

September 14th, 2019

The Great Commandment

See EVENTS for details of Sat. 28th Sept. 2019 Reflection morning

December 9th, 2018

Advent 2019

The season of Advent begins the Church's year. So Happy New Year to you all! Thinking back over the last year, we are grateful for the dedicated work of Clarisa here at Hurtado; our prayers for her...

July 28th, 2018

Annual celebration of Jesuits’ Founder on 31st July

The Feast of St Ignatius of Loyola, Founder of the Jesuits, July 31st 2018 The annual feast of St Ignatius on July 31st comes at a slightly awkward time of the year. Schools are out. Some people have...

May 5th, 2018

Saturday Morning Reflections

Next: 'Being Part of Creation' with Mike Smith SJ 22nd September 2018, 10.00 - 12.30

May 5th, 2018

A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership (review of the book by the former FBI director, James Comey)

The publication of this book by the FBI director who was dismissed in May 2017 by President Donald Trump had me intrigued. I thought that a train journey back from Glasgow to London and a half-price offer...

February 15th, 2018

Lent 2018 begins

Lent begins with the words of the prophet Joel (chapter 2), ‘… Come back to me with all your heart …. Let your hearts be broken, not your garments torn, turn to the Lord your God again, for God...

January 22nd, 2018


The Jesuits of Santiago were delighted to welcome Pope Francis to the Shrine of St Alberto Hurtado during the papal visit to Chile and Peru last week. Alberto Hurtado was a Jesuit saint of the twentieth...

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...