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    Ignatian Songs

    Best Ignatian Songs: Jesus Was an Only Son

    "Some people pray, some people play music," Bruce Springsteen once said, but it's pretty obvious that Bruce prays with much of the music he...

    Best Ignatian Songs: Morning Has Broken

    Our Ignatian song this week is "Morning Has Broken," a lovely song of thanks for creation: Morning has broken like the first morning, Blackbird has spoken...

    Best Ignatian Songs: In the Presence of the Lord

    The Ignatian song this week is "In the Presence of the Lord," a bluesy-rock number written by Eric Clapton, the undisputed master of bluesy-rock....

    Best Ignatian Songs: Have I Told You Lately that I Love You

    Van Morrison says that his song "Have I Told You Lately that I Love You" is a prayer to God. It's an Ignatian...
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    The Best Ignatian Songs: That's the Way God Planned It

    Optimism is a distinctive note of Ignatian spirituality.  We trust the goodness of God, who is at work in his creation.  As Billy Preston...

    Best Ignatian Songs: Anthem

    I recently read an article in which the author argues that suffering is often a necessary part of Ignatian discernment.  A painful situation spurs...

    Best Ignatian Songs: All Along the Watchtower

    My Ignatian song pick this week pays homage to one of the greatest songwriters. He's Bob Dylan, and the song is the haunting and...

    Best Ignatian Songs: Holy Now

    Ignatius Loyola experienced a profound mystical vision on the banks of the Cardoner river in northern Spain.  He did not describe it any detail. ...

    Best Ignatian Songs: For Unto Us a Child Is Born

    Christ is at the center of Ignatian spirituality. Much of the Spiritual Exercises consists of meditations on the gospel accounts of the life...

    Best Ignatian Songs: My City of Ruins

    "My City of Ruins" became both an elegy of grief and an anthem of hope in the months following the terror attacks on 9/11. ...

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