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I was wrong

Jesuit spirituality, a school of prayer, is not the Oratorian way. Oratorian is something else and I will blog about that some day. But I have definitely been wrong about the general utility, actually, the general necessity of Jesuit, or as they like to say, Ignatian (after their founder), spirituality. I say this now because […]

Original Sin

Peter Cromwell’s new book on John Henry Newman, The Unquiet Grave, happens to be a very engaging introduction to the Oratorian English genius who is going to be beatified this September when the Pope comes to England. His chapter on Newman’s autobiography, Apologia Pro Vita, is especially helpful. (Apologia you know means a defense, not […]