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 (loi-ō′lə), Saint Ignatius of


(Biography) See Ignatius Loyola


(lɔɪˈoʊ lə)

Saint Ignatius of (Iñigo López de Loyola), 1491–1556, Spanish ecclesiastic: founder of the Society of Jesus.
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Noun1.Loyola - Spaniard and Roman Catholic theologian and founder of the Society of JesusLoyola - Spaniard and Roman Catholic theologian and founder of the Society of Jesus; a leading opponent of the Reformation (1491-1556)
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
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In one was depicted the "Illustrious Coxcomb" receiving a shower of blows from Cardinal Bentivoglio, whose servant he had been; another, the "Illustrious Mazarin" acting the part of Ignatius Loyola in a tragedy of that name; a third, the "Illustrious Mazarin" stealing the portfolio of prime minister from Monsieur de Chavigny, who had expected to have it; a fourth, the "Illustrious Coxcomb Mazarin" refusing to give Laporte, the young king's valet, clean sheets, and saving that "it was quite enough for the king of France to have clean sheets every three months.
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