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Monday, July 29, 2013

At Pray-as-you-go ...

The Way of Ignatius ...

St Ignatius of Loyola, who founded the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits) in 1540, with nine companions, was also the founder of a tradition (or 'school', or approach to prayer) now known as Ignatian spirituality. Four years ago, running up to the Feast of St Ignatius (31 July), Pray-as-you-go took the form of a five-day "novena" (using the term a little loosely - a novena should be nine days!) This was a programme of meditations in the Ignatian tradition, with each day building on the previous one, giving the user the opportunity to go a little deeper than is usually possible with the short, daily prayer sessions. Last year, and again this year, we have chosen to make this programme available again ...

Follow the link above to play the MP3 files at the British Jesuit site.


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