By Sean Salai S. J.
If figuring out 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 resources of his religious hearth, and we needs to examine how the Jesuit saints lived to totally seize how Francis strives to dwell. – 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 various from different popes sooner than him?
And why should still we care?
All the Pope's Saints might help us to find and enhance 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’ religious idea. because the first Jesuit pope in historical past, Francis has introduced an intensive shift in concentration that stems at once 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 well-known and not—who are the Holy Father's heroes and function models.
“Offers a few designated insights into the brain and center 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 collage, an M.A. in utilized Philosophy from Loyola college Chicago, and a B.A. in historical past from Wabash university. earlier than coming 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.