Hanging up the boots

January 21, 2020

BRENDAN McMANUS SJ :: After years of leading pilgrimages, letting go of this leadership role has turned out to be a good thing.

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It’s not about the gear!

August 28, 2019

BRENDAN MCMANUS :: The real magic is disconnecting from all but the most basic technology, getting back into your body and finding some priceless inner peace.

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Journeying with Jesuits

August 14, 2019

Seven young men and two Jesuits experienced the highs and lows of pilgrimage in County Mayo

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Men wanted for mini-pilgrimage

June 27, 2019

Brendan McManus SJ is organising a three-day pilgrimage from Ballintubber to the top of Croagh Patrick over the August bank holiday

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Sharing pilgrim wisdom

May 15, 2019

Brendan McManus SJ was in the US recently, giving a retreat on 'Pilgrimage as an Essential Ignatian Activity’

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An Irish Camino challenge

May 15, 2019

Brendan McManus SJ and Eddie Cosgrove SJ are offering an Irish Camino experience with a difference this summer

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‘Going forward’ on the Camino

May 7, 2019

CHRIS LUMB :: The headmaster of Clongowes reflects ahead of his pilgrimage with students and staff in the footsteps of St Ignatius Loyola.

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The Camino – a spiritual shortcut?

February 22, 2019

Professor Piotr Roszak, an enthusiastic proponent of the Camino pilgrimage, lectured to a full house in the Loyola Institute, Trinity College Dublin

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Redemption Road: Grieving on the Camino

November 17, 2014

Struggling to come to terms with his brother’s suicide, Jesuit priest Brendan McManus decides to walk the Camino de Santiago, the famous Spanish pilgrimage route, where he undergoes a profoundly...

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Time for straight talking

October 17, 2014

“When someone dies by suicide we ask ‘why did it happen?’ And we need to say to each other that we do not know and we never know.” So said...

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