Terence O’Reilly between us

On Thursday, 5th May, we hosted Terence O’Reilly, a scholar from the University of Cork and a specialist on16th Century Spanish literature. Terence had kindly prepared some lectures specifically for our Tertianship.  During the day, he shared with us some of his discoveries about the sources from which Ignatius drew in order to understand his own spiritual experiences. It was a carousel of Spanish and Latin authors and we were fascinated by the attention with which he managed to retrace back to their origins some of the expressions that we might consider today deeply “Ignatian”.  (more…)
The Tertians arrived back

The Tertians arrived back

arrival_mThe Tertians arrived back in Cardoner House on Easter Monday: some of us quite early, but others rather late. We came from far and near. Steve arrived back from his time at Clongowes Wood College, although more immediately from his trip to Lesotho. George returned from Moyross, Limerick; Nick from Belfast; Attila and Hector from Scotland; Greg from Brussels; Chris from Munich; Stefano from Malta; Adko and MIrek from Armenia; Primoz from La Reunion, and Elémer from as far away as Nepal. (more…)