36ÁR: október 10-ei hírlevél – angol

Changing gears….
on Mercier SJ
After a thunderous liturgy at St. Peter’s Basilica Friday, Congregation has moved into a different mode.  The novelty of being together is wearing off; the Aula and the rhythm of meetings are familiar.  We are getting to know one another. That is true at one level, but there is something deeper too.  We are moving […]
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The experience of the murmuratio
Perhaps you have already read this in one or other of the articles describing the stages of a General Congregation: an element peculiar to the “way of acting” of Jesuits in the election of their general superior is that of the murmuratio. In the Constitutions St. Ignatius insisted forcefully that the election of the General […]
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Special meals for a special occasion
In the preceding article, we have already explained this stage quite typical of a General Congregation of Jesuits come together for the election of a Father General, a stage that is called the murmuratio. Here we wish simply to call attention to a lighter aspect, an aspect connected to logistics, made necessary by the particular […]
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Infuse your breath in me, O Holy Spirit
God, gather and turn my thoughts to you. With you there is light, you do not forget me. With you there is help and patience. I do not understand your ways, but you know the way for me. Dietrich Bonhoeffer In regard to the qualities which are desirable in the superior general, the first is […]
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Silence – Adoration
Come, You Spirit of Quiet. Guide me into your Stillness that I might hear in myself the Word you speak. Free me from all Fear hat all which binds me leaves me and leaves me to who I am. Open as a vast chalice I want Your wonders, Your fullness, Your holy presence gently to […]
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Frissítve: 2016. október 20.