- Starting on 1 September, 2008, there are a number of events to celebrate the golden jubilee of St Declan’s school, Northumberland Road – the secret Jesuit school! Keep in touch through St Declan’s website: firstname.lastname@example.org. Read about it in “Special Needs” in the October Sacred Heart Messenger.
- August saw the publication (by Four Courts Press) of a historical study by Francis Edwards, a British Jesuit: Title “The enigma of the Gunpowder Plot, 1605: the Third Solution.”
- US Jesuit Thomas Sweetser is the lead speaker at a Pastoral Conference on 29-30 September at the Marino Institute, Dublin 9. Details from email@example.com
- Recent Jesuit appointments: Fr Joe Dargan succeeds Micheál MacGreil as Chairman of the Pioneer Association, and Fr Paul Andrews succeeds PJ Farrell as Director of Jesuit Communications.