Ignatius, the man and the priest
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Published by Centrum Ignatianum Spiritualitatis in Rome .
Written in English

Subjects:

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

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Edition Notes

Statementby Hugo Rahner ; translated from the German by John Coyne.
SeriesRecherches ; 11
The Physical Object
Pagination124 p. ;
Number of Pages124
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18257820M

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  In what is often called the “autobiography” of St. Ignatius Loyola – a work composed by an early companion of the Jesuits’ founder transcribing from memory recollections Ignatius had shared with him concerning his early life – the future saint recalls an incident that sheds light on the virtue of prudence along with much else. Men are rediscovering the importance of the spiritual life. And Father Larry Richards is helping them do it. While some writers apply a one-size-fits-all approach to the Christian life, Father Richards draws on his many years of ministry and his own experience as a man to inspire other men as s: All Products,Videos,Saints. Order 3 items and receive a Free Book! Based on his earlier studies of the life of Christ, Sheen envisions the priest as a man sacrificing himself in the prolongation of Christ's incarnation. Whereas pagan religions offered sacrifices to the Gods, the priest is himself both priest and victim, as he sacrifices himself, as the ancient priests sacrificed animals and other s:

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