Barney McGuckian SJ

An Irish Camino experience

July 27, 2021

Three Jesuits, including Bishop Alan McGuckian of Raphoe, are helping to establish a new pilgrimage route in Ireland, the Slí Cholmcille in Donegal and Derry

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A role model for health workers and the young

June 18, 2021

St Aloysius Gonzaga's feast day in on 21 June. In a 2014 interview Barney McGuckian SJ tells Pat Coyle what makes St Aloysius such an extraordinary saint and role model

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David Gaffney SJ: a gentle and dedicated Jesuit

May 13, 2020

Kind, wise, gentle, pleasant, peaceful, caring: these are the words mourners have used to describe David Gaffney SJ, who passed away recently

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Vatican screening of film on Irish Jesuit

October 2, 2018

'Bravery Under Fire', a docudrama on the life of Irish WWI Jesuit chaplain Fr Willie Doyle, will have a special screening in the Vatican on 12 October

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60 years a Jesuit

September 12, 2018

Irish Jesuit Fr Barney McGuckian recently celebrated the 60th anniversary of his entering the Society of Jesus in 1958. Clongowes Wood College held a special event to celebrate this milestone....

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Nationwide special on Blessed John Sullivan SJ

August 10, 2018

An RTE documentary on the life of Fr John Sullivan SJ has been described as 'inspirational' and 'deeply moving'

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Abundant grace

August 8, 2017

The ordination of Alan McGuckian SJ as Bishop of Raphoe was both a moving and uplifting event

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Awaiting grace

August 4, 2017

Alan McGuckian SJ reflects on his ordination this Sunday when he becomes the first Irish Jesuit bishop in and for Ireland

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Irish Jesuit new Bishop of Raphoe

June 9, 2017

Fr Alan McGuckian SJ has been named as the new Bishop of Raphoe by Pope Francis. Fellow Bishops have expressed warm congratulations

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‘A schoolman all his Jesuit life’

September 14, 2016

Micheal Sheil SJ celebrates 60th years a Jesuit this year. Over half of that time was spent in Clongowes College SJ where staff and students paid him a surprise tribute.

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