By Sean Salai S. J.
If understanding someone’s kin is helping us to grasp that individual, then we needs to comprehend Francis as a son of St. Ignatius to understand the assets of his religious hearth, and we needs to examine how the Jesuit saints lived to totally grab how Francis strives to dwell. – From the introduction
What makes Pope Francis tick?
Where do his (sometimes unforeseen) principles come from?
Why does he usually rattle individuals with what he says?
What makes him so diversified from different popes prior to him?
And why should still we care?
All the Pope's Saints may also help us to find and advance six virtues of Jesuit spirituality: secrets and techniques to a brand new, refreshed, or even unpredictable courting with God.
This isn’t only a booklet approximately Pope Francis’ non secular suggestion. because the first Jesuit pope in background, Francis has introduced an intensive shift in concentration that stems at once from a protracted line of Jesuits relationship again to St. Ignatius of Loyola. In All the Pope’s Saints, you’ll get to understand many Jesuit saints—both recognized and not—who are the Holy Father's heroes and function models.
“Offers a few distinct insights into the brain and middle of this Jesuit Bishop of Rome and introduces us to a couple of the pope’s top friends.” —Fr. Thomas Rosica, C.S.B., English-language media connecté of the Holy See Press workplace and CEO of Salt and light-weight
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Sean Salai, S.J., is a Jesuit and contributing author at America journal. He holds an M.Div from Santa Clara collage, an M.A. in utilized Philosophy from Loyola collage Chicago, and a B.A. in historical past from Wabash university. sooner than getting into the Society of Jesus in 2005, he labored as a newspaper reporter.
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All the Pope's Saints: The Jesuits Who Shaped Pope Francis by Sean Salai S. J.