St John Henry Newman: Hedgehog and fox

June 19, 2023

DERMOT ROANTREE :: Newman believed in the unity of all truth, and it was this that made him unafraid to expose students to a wide range of ideas and influences.

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The re-birth of Patrick Kavanagh

March 29, 2023

JOHN BIRD :: A look at Kavanagh's fascinating essay in 'Studies' (1959) about his transformation on the banks of the Grand Canal after his cancer treatment.

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Interculturality in Jesuit Education: Bringing it into the classroom

April 27, 2021

EDUCATE MAGIS COMMUNICATIONS :: Some thoughts on how Jesuit schools can help to build and foster a peaceful coexistence between cultures

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Looking back to see forward

February 9, 2021

BRENDAN McMANUS :: Using the insights of St Ignatius so as to develop a habit of reflection in oneself and in one's students

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A Christmas story

December 15, 2020

DECLAN O'KEEFFE :: It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas in Clongowes, especially with a seasonal feast to beat the band...

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Clongowes down the years

September 30, 2020

Declan O'Keeffe :: Assistant archivist and college historian at Clongowes tells the history of the founding of the College in 1814 and describes its rich archive

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Wisdom for the school community

March 30, 2020

MICHAEL SHEIL SJ :: The rector of Clongowes Wood College shared some words of encouragement in the context of the Covid-19 epidemic.

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Jesuit tertians inspire students

January 22, 2020

CYRIL MURPHY :: The recent visit of international Jesuit tertians to Clongowes Wood College SJ was a highlight of the school year.

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Make a joyful sound

May 28, 2019

DECLAN O'KEEFFE :: A reflection at Clongowes Morning Prayer on making good, wise and joyful use of whatever time is given one in this life.

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Traditional music galore

January 30, 2019

DECLAN O'KEEFFE :: Students of Clongowes Wood College SJ recorded a traditional Irish music album at the Bluebird Recording Studios in County Kildare.

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