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Category: Video

Passionists UK Common Era: Funeral Rites (Episode 07)

Common Era: Funeral Rites (Episode 07)

Episode 7 of our podcast series. What is coming to an end at this time? How can we hold healthy funerals, and become good stewards of change?

Aug 23 2021

Passionists UK Common Era: Pressures of Past and Future (Episode 06)

Common Era: Pressures of Past and Future (Episode 06)

Episode 6 of our podcast series. What does it feel like to be on the threshold of change - to be living at significant moments in time?

Aug 09 2021

Passionists UK Common Era: Changed by the Margins (Episode 05)

Common Era: Changed by the Margins (Episode 05)

Episode 5 of our podcast series. How do we step outside our known world, and see it anew through the eyes of those on the margins of society?

Aug 02 2021

Passionists UK Common Era: Monks, Orders and Rules (Episode 04)

Common Era: Monks, Orders and Rules (Episode 04)

Episode 4 of our podcast series. What's the history of monastic orders? Where and how does it connect with 'new monasticism'?

Jul 26 2021

Passionists UK Common Era: The Silk Road of Spiritualities (Episode 3)

Common Era: The Silk Road of Spiritualities (Episode 3)

Episode 3 of our podcast series. Between different faith groups, there now seems to be deep desires to learn from each others' wisdom, without worrying about membership. What's caused this, and where's it headed?

Jul 22 2021

Passionists UK Common Era: Old Decline and New Growth (Episode 2)

Common Era: Old Decline and New Growth (Episode 2)

Episode 2 of our podcast series. Is there a bigger story to be found behind the sense of decline felt by some faith traditions? What positive visions of the future could we find in place of those anxieties?

Jul 12 2021

Passionists UK Common Era: Everything is Changing (Episode 1)

Common Era: Everything is Changing (Episode 1)

Episode 1 of our new podcast series. What does this current time of change mean for spiritual communities? How are the traditions that we call 'home' changing?

Jul 02 2021

Passionists UK Austin Smith House, a House of Hospitality for destitute asylum seekers

Austin Smith House, a House of Hospitality for destitute asylum seekers

In this interview from 2015, Fr Martin Newell and Fr John Kearns discuss how they set up Austin Smith House in Sparkhill, Birmingham

Jan 28 2021

Passionists UK Non-Violent Stations of the Cross

Non-Violent Stations of the Cross

Catholic Workers demonstrate the non-violent love of Jesus through demonstrating the Stations of the Cross in London, including Passionist Fr Martin Newell cp.

May 28 2020

Passionists UK Blessed Dominic and the Growth of the Passionist Order in England

Blessed Dominic and the Growth of the Passionist Order in England

A documentary about the role of Blessed Dominic and the growth of the Passionist order in England, and of the Passionist monastery in Sutton, St Helen's.

Jul 07 2018

Passionists UK Fr Martin Newell: Solidarity with the crucified of today

Fr Martin Newell: Solidarity with the crucified of today

Fr Martin Newell talks about his background in the Catholic Worker movement, his commitment to solidarity with the 'crucified of today' and what daily life looks like in Austin Smith house in Birmingham living with six asylum seekers.

Jul 03 2018

Passionists UK Fr Nicholas Postlethwaite: What being a Passionist means to me

Fr Nicholas Postlethwaite: What being a Passionist means to me

"We should be evangelised by those who have very little." Fr Nicholas reveals what being a Passionist means to him, and especially the influence that Fr Austin Smith had on him.

Jul 03 2018

Passionists UK The Anti-Apartheid Movement and John Sherrington CP

The Anti-Apartheid Movement and John Sherrington CP

A documentary originally aired on Channel 4. In the 1980’s, a Passionist played a key but secret role in the anti-apartheid movement.

Nov 05 2016