What are cookies and how do we use them?

Cookies are tiny text files that are stored on your computer, tablet or mobile phone when you visit a website in order to help the website work efficiently, to help us analyse the way our website works and how we can improve it, and to ensure that the website functions to the optimum. We make some use of cookies on to maintain session details (e.g. logon, site preferences etc.) and do not contain any user-specific details (such as user names or passwords).

Why are you being asked about this?

Manresa Jesuit Centre of Spirituality provides this notice on in order to comply with European legislation on data protection in the electronic communications sector.

How to control cookies in your browser

Depending on the type of browser you are using (e.g. Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari etc.), you may be able to configure your browser so that:

  • you are prompted to accept or reject cookies on an individual basis
  • or to prevent your browser from accepting any cookies at all.

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