Saint Ignatius of Loyola


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Noun1.Saint Ignatius of Loyola - Spaniard and Roman Catholic theologian and founder of the Society of JesusSaint Ignatius of Loyola - 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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The feast of Saint Ignatius of Loyola will be celebrated in a few days: may his prayer of surrender help us become a more respectful and faithful nation.
Saint Ignatius of Loyola's Vision of Christ and God the Father at La Storta, c.
A complete mid-18th century tea service consisting of tea cup, caddy, tray, spoon tray and teapot is decorated with a portrait of Saint Ignatius of Loyola.
Drawing on the experience of Saint Ignatius of Loyola at La Storta and the reflections of Pedro Arrupe, S.J., Daley contends that to realize how God acts and loves in the world "is to share in the mission of Jesus to transform the world and to experience the power of his Spirit as it reshapes our hearts to be like his" (231).
In the context of human rights as collateral damage, one recalls Saint Ignatius of Loyola's question: "What does it profit a man to gain the whole world and lose his soul?"
Also highly recommended from this graphic novel series is "Saint Ignatius of Loyola, Leading the Way (9780819872989, $8.95)."
For example, at Georgetown, you know, they have this 450-year-old educational tradition that was inspired by Saint Ignatius of Loyola, who started the Jesuits, which does a few things: It has a very intentionally spiritual focus, a holistic approach with the students and it's at once very particular in its outlook but it has a sort of radically pluralist view of how to approach religion.
"He was a tough, smart politician," said Frank, a Democrat who was among three eulogists at the funeral held in the Church of Saint Ignatius of Loyola on the campus of Boston College.
In the words of poet Dylan Thomas, "Death shall have no dominion." Thus the folks whose names appear on our basement wall rub elbows with Saint Ignatius of Loyola and Saint Mary Magdalene and the kid who was gunned down on Chicago's South Side last week.
That ethos, so far as it can be tracked, is distilled from the teachings of Saint Ignatius of Loyola, who founded the Society of Jesus in 1587.
A touring company, featuring Jamie and Nicole Huggins, Dina Ternullo, Wendy Lawson, and Kerri Melley, performs For the Greater Glory of God, a dance-theater piece based on the Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius of Loyola.