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Passionists UK Life as a Passionist

Life as a Passionist

What does Passionist life look like in England and Wales? Explore articles and videos to give you a picture.

Passionists UK Passionist Monastic Life

Passionist Monastic Life

The Congregation of the Passion is a Religious Order of men in the Catholic Church. In England and Wales, the Order forms the core of our Passionist communities.

Passionists UK Passionist Communities

Passionist Communities

Find out more about the varied communities that have grown within the UK Passionist family.

Passionists UK Passionist Contemplation and Action

Passionist Contemplation and Action

Passionists in England and Wales see the crucified God in the crucified people of this age, and the crucified Earth. Read more about what this means.

Passionists UK Passionist Spirituality

Passionist Spirituality

At the heart of Passionist spirituality is contemplation of the Passion the suffering and the Cross - of Jesus Christ. Our spirituality is simple but very, very deep.

Videos on Passionist Life

Interviews and documentaries about Passionist life in England and Wales

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.