Jun
27
2017

June Exams

Posted by Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ in Our Culture

Today's poem is one of an ongoing series of poems and photos from Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ's book "Prairie Childhood Snapshots - 1943 - 1958."

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Jun
26
2017

"Canada 150 & Me" - You are Here!

Posted by Philip Chircop, SJ in Our Daily Lives

"Canada 150 & Me" is igNation's celebration of Canada's 150th birthday. Read what our contributors have to say about being Canadian and what it means to them. Read today the parable that is the "simple pointed beauty of a maple leaf."

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Jun
25
2017

Canoe Pilgrimage A Journey of Reconciliation

Posted by Admin in Our Daily Lives

Written by Evan Boudreau and reprinted with permission from The Catholic Register, December 3, 2016.

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Jun
24
2017

What We Believe: Part 24 - Resurrection of The Body

Posted by Father Benign, SJ in Our Spirituality

"the Catechism has a summary statement that should leave no doubt that it really means that our bodies will be raised, and in a glorified state, be reunited with our spiritual component and as at present to form a unit."

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Jun
23
2017

Best Retreat Ever, Part One

Posted by Paul Robson, SJ in Our Spirituality

"As a novice I made a thirty-day retreat, along with my novice mates. That thirty-day experience of the Spiritual Exercises was certainly a memorable, important time for me. But the retreat that often comes to my mind was a relatively short, three-day retreat, which I made in Guelph in the summer of 2009."

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Jun
22
2017

"Canada 150 & Me" - Canada:A Mosaic

Posted by Dave Creamer, SJ in Our Daily Lives

For the "Canada 150 & Me" series, igNation asked writers what being Canadian means to them. David Creamer, SJ writes of Canada as a mosaic.

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Jun
21
2017

The Journey Continues: THE JUNIORATE Letters home, 1963 - 65 - Part 7

Posted by Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ in Our Daily Lives

June is a happening month - exams are done; the dentist work is done; movies are watched, some of the liturgical changes happening at Ignatius College as a consequence of Vatican II are discussed and the new villa in Oakville is described.

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Jun
20
2017

Faith

Posted by Greg Kennedy, SJ in Our Culture

In today's Poetry Tuesdays, the poet prays that "one and one and one is one."

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Jun
19
2017

"Canada 150 & Me" - We Are All Immigrants

Posted by Raj Vijayakumar, SJ in Our Daily Lives

"Canada 150 & Me" is igNation's celebration of Canada's 150th birthday. Read what our contributors have to say about being Canadian and what it means to them. Today we consider how we are all immigrants.

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Jun
18
2017

The Beatitudes

Posted by Eric Jensen, SJ in Our Spirituality

Tthe Beatitudes put suffering in a whole new light.The Beatitudes also put Jesus in a whole new light: they can be read as a self-portrait of Jesus. "

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