- A meeting of the Pastoral Coordinators from the Jesuit Schools took place in Clongowes, 6-7 Nov, to look at the RE programmes in place and to share resources and best practice. The picture shows Peter Sexton, Brian Flannery, Frank Clark, Brendan McManus, Danny McNelis, Helen Barden and Grainne Delaney.
- On 16 November. the annual Mass for dead Jesuit missionaries drew the biggest congregation yet to Milltown.
- Slí Eile, the Jesuit Centre for Young Adults, extends an invitation to young adults (18-35 years) to volunteer to work with the poor in Colombia, Jamaica or Zambia for 3 weeks in July 2009. The closing date for applying is 28 November. For more information contact Debbie at Slí Eile 01 8880606/8943165 or e-mail email@example.com.
- The Irish School of Ecumenics in TCD will host the launch of Dr. Gladys Ganiel’s book ‘Evangelicalism and Conflict in Northern Ireland’: at 4.30 p.m., Wednesday, 26 November: by Prof. Jennifer Todd of UCD.
- The Pioneer Association is seeking to recruit an Advocacy and Communications manager, as part of a program to contemporise its message and make it better heard. For full details of this post, click here.
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17-19 Nov: Galway Visitation