Passionist Order News & Reflections

2308, 2017

Still Here After All These Years: a Homily – Martin Newell

Homily on 50th Anniversary and 20th Birthday In my last year at Seminary, I was in the staff room getting the key for the photocopy room, when a former staff member walked in. [...]

901, 2017

An Autobiographical Sketch – David Williams

At the age of eighteen I entered the Congregation of the Passion, a religious order founded in the north of Italy in the middle of the eighteenth century. The rule by which we lived [...]

2312, 2016

My Life as a Passionist – Kasimir Pawlak

My name is Kasimir Pawlak CP. I have been living in Sweden for 45 years. I am retired but still have a little work. These days I live in the rectory of Christ the [...]

2611, 2016

Twenty Five Years as a Passionist – John Kearns

Twenty Five Years as a Passionist This year I have celebrated 25 years as a Passionist. Those 25 years began with a sense of vocation, of calling, to a life of prayer and of [...]

1010, 2016

A Personal Testimony to life in a Passionist House of Hospitality – Martin Newell

A Personal Testimony to life in a Passionist House of Hospitality  -  Martin Newell Two years ago two of us moved to Birmingham to start our Passionist House of [...]

209, 2015

My Life as a Passionist – Nicholas Postlethwaite

My Life as a Passionist  -  Nicholas Postlethwaite I have been extremely fortunate as a Passionist. After committing to become a member of St Joseph’s Passionist Province in 1958 I studied for six years [...]