By Sean Salai S. J.
If understanding someone’s family members 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 fireplace, and we needs to examine how the Jesuit saints lived to completely grab how Francis strives to stay. – From the introduction
What makes Pope Francis tick?
Where do his (sometimes unforeseen) rules come from?
Why does he frequently rattle individuals with what he says?
What makes him so assorted from different popes sooner than him?
And why may 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 dating with God.
This isn’t only a e-book approximately Pope Francis’ religious suggestion. because the first Jesuit pope in historical past, Francis has introduced a thorough shift in concentration that stems without delay from a protracted line of Jesuits courting 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 position models.
“Offers a few particular insights into the brain and center 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 college, an M.A. in utilized Philosophy from Loyola college Chicago, and a B.A. in background from Wabash university. ahead of getting into the Society of Jesus in 2005, he labored as a newspaper reporter.
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