May
25
2017

"Canada 150 & Me" - A World of Opportunity

Posted by Lauren Stringer in Our Daily Lives

For the "Canada 150 & Me" series, igNation asked writers what being Canadian means to them. Today a senior high school student's view of Canada.

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May
24
2017

The Journey Continues: THE JUNIORATE Letters home, 1963 - 65 - Part 3

Posted by Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ in Our Daily Lives

"The Junior is much more immersed in the 'world' in his current life. In the Novitiate there was little or no contact with current events. Two sad events are recorded in these letters."

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May
23
2017

The Well

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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May
22
2017

"Canada 150 & Me" - Naming The Future

Posted by Kevin Burns 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.  In today's post, the Canadian arts and education worlds come together.

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May
21
2017

Someone With Me: 6th Sunday of Easter 2017

Posted by Philip Shano, SJ in Our Seasons

The post for this 6th Sunday of Easter takes us into the meaning of today's gospel words that the Spirit "abides with you."

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May
20
2017

What We Believe: Part 19 - Holy Orders

Posted by Father Benign, SJ in Our Spirituality

" Holy Orders is to continue the mission entrusted to the apostles by Christ until the end of time. Bishops, priests and deacons exercise this apostolic ministry that furthers the growth of the Church."

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May
19
2017

"Canada 150 & Me" - Encouraged to Something Greater

Posted by Dr. Michael Bautista in Our Daily Lives

 For the "Canada 150 & Me" series, igNation asked writers what being Canadian means to them. Today Mike Bautista recalls one family's move from the Philippines to the USA and then to Canada. He dedicates this article to his mother, Aida. who passed away on Easter Monday this year.

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May
18
2017

"Canada 150 & Me" - The Way We Were - Then and Now

Posted by Viola Athaide in Our Daily Lives

For the "Canada 150 & Me" series, igNation asked writers what being Canadian means to them. Today we look at the changes in Canada.

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May
17
2017

The Journey Continues: THE JUNIORATE Letters home, 1963 - 65 - Part 2

Posted by Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ in Our Daily Lives

The letters take us through the first fall in the Juniorate.

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May
16
2017

Señor Street Vendor

Posted by Greg Kennedy, SJ in Our Culture

We see them on the streets of our cities but seldom spare them more than a passing glance.

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