he history of the ancient monastic place comes to the 6th century, when St. Kevin began an ascetic life here.
This morning, we had a session on the European dimension of the Society, animated by Dermot O’Connor, the socius (or assistant) to John Dardis, president of the European conference. It was a good opportunity for each of us to discover, or at least enlarge, his knowledge of interprovincial collaboration on our continent. Dermot invited us to widen our understanding of the Jesuit mission, a larger perspective that is linked to a “pilgrim attitude” that is truly Ignatian. (more…)
Monday, the 1st
The Mass celebrating St. Theresa of the Child Jesus, presided by Joe, was a sending forth to Glendalough, introducing us to a ‘pilgrim attitude’ which was to be sought for the following days. (more…)