The EU, Lisbon, and ineffective leadership
May 13, 2008
Edmond Grace SJ, author of Democracy and Public Happiness, wants to see the Lisbon treaty succeed. But he pulls no punches in this broadside against the ‘ineffective leadership’ of politicians...Read more
The European Union: broadening the vision
March 19, 2007
For the 50th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, the Irish Jesuit Provincial, Fr John Dardis, addressed a gathering in St Patrick’s Cathedral. Faith communities, he remarked, have much to...Read more
Building faith, enhancing credibility
October 19, 2006
In an interview with RNN’s Eileen Good, Gerry O’Hanlon explains the thinking behind his article on the future of the Catholic Church in Europe, in The Future of Europe, a...Read more
Both sides now – the EU and Globalisation
December 20, 2005
Does the EU need more integration or less to meet the challenges posed by globalisation? Eugene Quinn, Director of the Jesuit Centre for Faith and Justice, reports on a lively...Read more
Back to the Future of Europe
October 20, 2005
Pat Coyle looks back on the ‘Future of Europe’ conferences in All Hallows and in her beloved Croke Park last week, and on John Dardis’ call for Irish people to...Read more
Asylum seeker accommodation system beyond breaking point
May 29, 2023 - Eugene Quinn of JRS responds to Minister's call on local authorities to use rest centres for international protection applications.
Ignatius Loyola – ‘The vulnerable saint’
May 23, 2023 - José María R. Olaizola SJ gave a talk entitled ‘St Ignatius of Loyola – a saint for troubled times’ in Milltown Park, Dublin on 19 May 2023.
Laughter and Learning: JesWeb in London
May 23, 2023 - Hard work and good fun were the hallmarks of this year's annual JesWeb Euopean wide conference of communicators held in London.
‘The politics of Irish education – What’s next?’
May 22, 2023 - The theme of Jonathan Tiernan's presentation on Irish primary education in Limerick was that change, as in all things, is inevitable.