Ignatius Loyola, the founder of the Jesuits

by Paul Van Dyke

Publisher: C. Scribner"s sons in New York, London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 381 Downloads: 34
Share This

Subjects:

  • Ignatius, -- of Loyola, Saint, -- 1491-1556

Edition Notes

Statementby Paul Van Dyke.
The Physical Object
Pagination381 p. ;
Number of Pages381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13526483M
OCLC/WorldCa21290648

Ignatius of Loyola, sixteenth-century mystic, spiritual director, and founder of the Society of Jesus, is considered to be among the greatest educators in the history of western civilization. While the Jesuits went on to establish one of the largest educational networks in the world, Ignatius's initial vision was simply "the help of souls.". Learn term:jesuits = ignatius loyola founded the _____? with free interactive flashcards. Choose from 56 different sets of term:jesuits = ignatius loyola founded the _____? flashcards on Quizlet. Early Jesuits urged Saint Ignatius of Loyola (–), founder of the Society of Jesus, to share the story of how God had worked in his soul. His memoirs, they hoped, would inspire and guide Jesuits and other readers for years to come. The Society of Jesus was founded in by Saint Ignatius Loyola and his companions. The Jesuit mission is a mission of reconciliation, working so that women and men can be reconciled with God, with themselves, with each other and with God’s creation. Our History. The Society of Jesus was founded in by St. Ignatius Loyola with the.

St. Ignatius - Founder of the Jesuits. Loyola was born at his family's ancestral castle in Guipúzcoa and as a youth served as a page at the court of Ferdinand V, king of Castile. He later entered military service under Antonio Manrique de Lara, duke of Najera, and was seriously wounded in at the siege of Pampeluna (now Pamplona). Ignatius was the founder of the Companions of Jesus - the Jesuits. Ignatius Loyola (Inigo) was born in one of 13 children born to parents of minor nobility in the town of Azpeitia, Loyola in the Basque region of Spain. He was a worldly man and valiant knight known for his vanity and ambition. JesuitPrayer is your one-stop shop for Ignatian Spirituality on the go. The founder of the Jesuits, Saint Ignatius of Loyola, created the Spiritual Exercises to deepen our relationship with Christ and to move our contemplation into service. Ignatian spirituality reminds us that God pursues us in the routines of our home and work life, and in the hopes and fears of life's challenges. By the time of his death in , the Jesuits had 74 colleges on three continents. The figure of St. Ignatius of Loyola (), the founder of the Society of Jesus ("Jesuits"), is depicted in the typical garb of his Order at the time, and holding a book containing the emblem and Motto of the Society.

Ignatius Loyola, the founder of the Jesuits by Paul Van Dyke Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ignatius Loyola: A Biography of the Founder of the Jesuits. Hardcover – November 1, Enter your mobile number or email address below and Ignatius Loyola send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone by: 6.

This biography highlights the life of Saint Ignatius of Loyola and his work founding the Jesuit order during the Reformation Era. The titles in the new Library of World Biography series make ideal supplements for World History survey courses or other courses in the history curriculum where figures in history are explored.

Paperback, brief and inexpensive, each interpretative biography in this Reviews: 5. Paperback, brief and inexpensive, each interpretati. This biography highlights the life of Saint Ignatius of Loyola and his work founding the Jesuit order during the Reformation Era.

The titles in the new Library of World Biography series make ideal supplements for World History survey courses or other courses in the history curriculum where figures in history are explored/5. Ignatius Loyola, the founder of the Jesuits. New York, London, C. Scribner's Sons, (OCoLC) Named Person: Ignatius, of Loyola Saint; Ignatius, of Loyola Saint; Ignacio, de Loyola; Ignacio (de Loyola); Ignatius, of Loyola Saint.

Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Paul Van Dyke. St. Ignatius of Loyola: Founder of the Jesuits Paperback – January 1, by Forbes (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Paperback "Please retry" $ 5/5(5). Ignatius Loyola book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. Ignatius, of Loyola, Saint, Table of contents.

Ignatius Loyola - The Founder of the Jesuits *. Contents v. Chapter I - The Task 1. Chapter II - Ignatius as a Man of the World Chapter III - Loyola's Own Story: His Conversion and How God Taught Him Ignatius of Loyola: Founder of the Jesuits.

Ignatius of Loyola.: John Patrick Donnelly. Ignatius Loyola Longman, - Biography & Autobiography - pages. 0 Reviews. This biography highlights the life of. The Life Of St. Ignatius Loyola, Founder Of The Jesuits, Volume 1 The Life Of St. Ignatius Loyola, Founder Of The Jesuits, Volume 2 [you are here] CONTENTS VOLUME II BOOK III.

The founding of Jesuit schools is an especially fascinating topic, as the establishment of educational institutions was not an original intention of Society founder Ignatius Loyola.

Yet it is now what Jesuits are primarily known for worldwide/5(66). Ignatius of Loyola, Founder of the Jesuits book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.5/5(1). Ignatius of Loyola In the vision of our founder, we seek to “find God in all things” and dedicate ourselves to Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam, or the “greater glory of God” and the good of all humanity.

We do all of this in grateful collaboration with others who share our values, including laypeople who are part of the extended Jesuit family.

Ignatius of Loyola, venerated as Saint Ignatius of Loyola, was a Spanish Basque Catholic priest and theologian, who co-founded the religious order called the Society of Jesus and became its first Superior General at Paris in The Jesuit order served the Pope as missionaries, and they were bound by a fourth vow of special obedience to the sovereign pontiff in regard to the missions.

They therefore Beatified: 27 JulyRome, Papal States by. Saint Ignatius Loyola Ignatius of Loyola was a Spanish Basque Catholic priest and theologian who founded the Jesuits.

This work looks at his life, and the movement of the Society of Jesus. This work has a presentation inscription to the front endpap. Ignatius of Loyola: Founder of the Jesuits by Forbes and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Ignatius Loyola Founder Jesuits - AbeBooks Passion for books.

He initially did great penance, became holy, went to study at the University of Paris, wrote his Spiritual Exercises, gathered a following of brilliant holy men, and then founded the Jesuits. Impr. A short, popular biography of the ardent Spanish soldier who, while recuperating from a battle wound, was converted to the service of Christ by reading the Lives of the Saints/5.

Ignatius of Loyola () was the founder of the Jesuits, and was canonized by Pope Gregory XV in He published the Spiritual Exercises in These Exercises were designed to take place in the setting of a secluded. This biography highlights the life of Saint Ignatius of Loyola and his work founding the Jesuit order during the Reformation Era.

The titles in the new Library of World Biography series make ideal supplements for World History survey courses or other courses in the history curriculum where figures in history are explored. Paperback, brief and inexpensive, each interpretative biography in this Cited by: 1.

Ignatius of Loyola has 98 books on Goodreads with ratings. Ignatius of Loyola’s most popular book is The Spiritual Exercises. Counsels for Jesuits: Selected Letters and Instructions of Saint Ignatius Loyola by. Being Sundry Acts of Our Father Ignatius, Under God, the First Founder of the Society of Jesus Taken Down from the by.

The Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius of Loyola, composed –, are a set of Christian meditations, contemplations, and prayers written by Ignatius of Loyola, a 16th-century Spanish priest, theologian, and founder of the Society of Jesus.

Divided into four thematic "weeks" of variable length, they are designed to be carried out over a period of 28 to 30 days. They were composed with the. St Ignatius of Loyola underwent a spiritual experience while convalescing after the Battle of Pamplona inand went on to found the Society of Jesus, better known today as the Jesuits.

His spiritual exercises - a compilation of meditations and contemplative methods - are based on the Saint's own experiences of repentance and pious practices/5(56).

Ignatius Loyola founded the Jesuits (the Society of Jesus). The Jesuits were one of the major spearheads of the Counter-Reformation. The work done by Ignatius Loyola was seen as an important counter to Martin Luther and John Calvin.

Ignatius Loyola was born in into a wealthy noble family. He was educated as a knight. A Biography of St. Ignatius Loyola (): The Founder of the Jesuits by: George Traub, S.J., and Debra Mooney, Ph.D.

The Early Years Iñigo Lopez de Oñaz y Loyola, whom we know as St. Ignatius, was born in the Castle Loyola, in the Basque country of northeastern Spain, induring the reign of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella.

Ignatius of Loyola--knight and saint, mystic and ascetic, founder of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits)--was one of the greatest figures in Western Christianity. This book, written by a psychiatrist-psychoanalyst who is also a Jesuit, is the first work to look behind the events, accounts, and documents of Ignatius' life and religious experience in order to enter and understand his inner world.

Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Jesuit order of Roman Catholic missionaries and educators, dies in Rome. The Society of Jesus, as the Jesuit order is. This biography highlights the life of Saint Ignatius of Loyola and his work founding the Jesuit order during the Reformation Era.

The titles in the new Library of World Biography series make ideal supplements for World History survey courses or other courses in the history curriculum where figures in history are explored. Paperback, brief and inexpensive, each interpretative biography in this Price: $ Ignatius of Loyola is well known for his Spiritual Exercises and the he was also the author of about 7, letters, some of which are contained in a volume that is now the largest such collection in English.

Ignatius: Founder of the Jesuits InIgnatius of Loyola was born into a noble Basque family in Spain. In his youth he was a courtier, a swaggering “caballero,” and a soldier in the service of the Spanish king, Ferdinand.

While he was defending the fortress at Pamplona inhis leg was shattered by a. ‎In The Jesuits, acclaimed historian John W. O’Malley, SJ, provides essential historical background from the founder Ignatius of Loyola through Pope Francis and the present.

Concise and compelling, this brief book is an accessible introduction for anyone interested in world or church history/5(5). Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Jesuits. Louis: Institute of Jesuit Sources in cooperation with Gujarat Sahitya Prakash, Anand, India, (OCoLC) Named Person: Ignatius, of Loyola Saint; Ignatius, of Loyola Saint: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Cándido de Dalmases.

: St. Ignatius of Loyola: Founder of the Jesuits: Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.

Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be : $  In The Jesuits, acclaimed historian John W. O’Malley, SJ, provides essential historical background from the founder Ignatius of Loyola through Pope Francis and the present.

Concise and compelling, this brief book is an accessible introduction for anyone interested in world or church history/5(5). Saint Ignatius of Loyola is the Founder of the Jesuits. Bob and Penny Lord trace his life from this beginnings in Spain through Paris to Rome and the history of the founding of the Jesuits.3/5(2).