By Sean Salai S. J.
If understanding someone’s relatives 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 non secular hearth, and we needs to examine how the Jesuit saints lived to totally grab how Francis strives to reside. – From the introduction
What makes Pope Francis tick?
Where do his (sometimes unforeseen) rules come from?
Why does he usually rattle individuals with what he says?
What makes him so assorted from different popes earlier than him?
And why may still we care?
All the Pope's Saints will help us to find and improve six virtues of Jesuit spirituality: secrets and techniques to a brand new, refreshed, or even unpredictable courting with God.
This isn’t only a e-book approximately Pope Francis’ non secular thought. because the first Jesuit pope in background, Francis has introduced an intensive shift in concentration that stems without delay from an extended 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 well-known and not—who are the Holy Father's heroes and position models.
“Offers a few distinct insights into the brain and middle of this Jesuit Bishop of Rome and introduces us to a few of the pope’s most sensible friends.” —Fr. Thomas Rosica, C.S.B., English-language media connecté of the Holy See Press place of work and CEO of Salt and lightweight
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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 college, an M.A. in utilized Philosophy from Loyola collage Chicago, and a B.A. in heritage from Wabash collage. prior to coming into the Society of Jesus in 2005, he labored as a newspaper reporter.
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