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A Work of the Jesuits in Scotland


Mary in Scripture

Antonello da Messina Annunciation

What do we know from Scripture about the mother of Jesus? Get to know this fascinating woman through prayer. A series of ten prayer sessions with Scripture, Music, Pictures and Reflections.


Summer Online Retreats

house alone

Retreat to anywhere where you can get the internet whether at home or in an isolated cottage and meet with your retreat giver daily.


Living Theology

Michael Kirwan

Online Living Theology, three Fridays in May 7,14 & 21.  Each day with three presentations., one each from:
1. Fr. Nicholas King SJ
2. Fr. Michael Kirwan SJ
3. Dr Jan Jans


The Sacred Beat Within


Day of prayer and Celtic spirituality with
Ali Newell and Melitta Bosworth.
Saturday 22 of May.

Online from 10.30am - 3.30pm

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Residential Retreats


6-day retreat
September 2021

Individually guided retreat in Minsteracres Passionist Centre, Northumberland,  England.



6-day retreat
 9-16 October 2021 (Full)

Individually guided, silent retreat in the Catholic House of Prayer on the Island of Iona.



3-8-day retreats
28 June - 7 July 2021
Cancelled due to Covid Restrictions.

Individually guided, silent retreats in Drumalis House, Larne, Northern Ireland. Subject to Covid limitations.


Spiritual Exercises

A Pilgrimage to the Spain of Ignatius Loyola


19th Annotation
Spiritual Exercises in Daily Life

Available throughout the year; though many start in the Autumn. An individually guided version of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius offered in daily life, usually with weekly meetings with the retreat guide.

More details of 19th annotation retreat

The Full Spiritual Exercises

30-day retreat

26 June - 30 July 2021 (Full)

The full Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius in his hometown of Loyola. 
Individually guided, silent retreat in English in the Jesuit Spirituality Centre of Loyola.

We hope to decide on 17th of May whether we can run this retreat.


The Full Spiritual Exercises Online

30-day retreat

27 June - 27 July 2021

Choose your own location to do the Spiritual Exercises and see a guide each day on Zoom.



In the Footsteps of Ignatius

27 July - 3 August 2021

A twin centre pilgrimage staying in
Loyola and Montserrat.

Visiting, Loyola, Azpeitia, Azkoitia, Pamplona, Manresa, Montserrat and Barcelona.
Twin rooms still available.
We hope to decide on 17th of May whether we can run this pilgirmage.


Ignatian Spirituality


What is 'Ignatian Spirituality'?

Named after Ignatius of Loyola, Ignatian Spirituality is a grounded Christian spirituality which seeks to find God in all things, all times and all place.
It is to be found principally in the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius, and as well in his writings, letters, and Constitutions of the Society of Jesus.


Growth in Prayer and Reflective Living

September 2021 - May 2022

Online introductory course to Ignatian Spirituality with a weekly evening meeting, helping you develop a spirituality that helps to find God in the world around us.


Online Spiritual Conversation Course

September 2020 - May 2021
Develop the skills to enter into conversations on life, death, joy, illness, relationships, God and the spiritual side of life.


Spiritual Accompaniment Course

September 2021 - May 2022

A training course of those who wish to offer spiritual accompaniment in the Ignatian Tradition.


Training Day

Understanding Faith


Online Living Theology

Fridays in May, 2021 (7th,14th,21st)
Mercy and Solidarity

Michael Kirwan SJ

God and Creation

Nicholas King SJ

Love as Neighbour

Dr. Jan Jans


Living Theology 2020

The 2020 Living Theology is now available as a free Catch-Up Online Course to study whenever you like.

Shorter Events

Soul Journey

Days of Prayer and Reflection

Listening to the Sacred Beat Within

Saturday 22 May 2021
Ali Newell and Melitta Bosworth


Friday Prayers - Online

Online Zoom prayer together in the time of Covid-19 every Friday @ 2pm (except Good Friday, 2nd April)


Men's Group - 8.00pm

A supportive group of men meet on the first Monday of every month except August. Currently Online




Support Groups:

There are a number of support groups based in the ISC Glasgow for those who are offering spiritual accompaniment or giving the Spiritual Exercises to others.


Spiritual Accompaniment

Individual spiritual accompaniment is offered in the tradition of St. Ignatius Loyola. Not advice giving, but helping you reflect on where God is working in your own life.


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