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    What Would Ignatius Think About Social Media?

    With all our technology we truly have the capacity to live our lives in almost constant contact with others virtually anywhere. So really, I...
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    Lenten Read-Along: St. Ignatius and St. Patrick as Spiritual Guides Through Thin Places

    Thin places are spaces of mystery and encounter where we meet God in ourselves, in others, and in the wider world. In each person’s...
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    Why St. Ignatius Should Be Our Go-To Saint if We Are Suffering or Experiencing...

    For as long as I can remember, I have appreciated St. Ignatius of Loyola’s spirituality. Almost five years ago, though, I came to appreciate...
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    Happy Birthday, St. Ignatius!

    While no one is sure of what day St. Ignatius was born, some sources place it on October 23, 1491. During Ignatius’s birthday week, we’re...
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    St. Ignatius and Community

    We think of Ignatius alone in his cave in Manresa, doing spiritual battle and learning to discern God’s direction for him. Ignatius was at...
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    31 Days with St. Ignatius: The Ignatian Year Edition

    July is almost here, which means we’re getting ready for the 12th-annual 31 Days with St. Ignatius. This original month-long celebration of Ignatian spirituality...
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    I Find God Whenever I Want

    The Jesuits of the Netherlands and North Belgium (Flanders) produced a 10-minute animated film about the life of St. Ignatius Loyola. In it, Ignatius...
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    May, 1521: Pamplona and Loyola

    The Ignatian Year began May 20, 2021. Let’s go back 500 years to the scene that changed everything for the man we now know...
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    Mary’s Role in the Life of St. Ignatius Loyola

    I often feel a kindred connection to St. Ignatius in my prayer life. Most recently, I have felt this growing connection in our shared...
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    Ignatius at University: Finding His Tribe

    Each of us grows up and goes searching for our tribe. Our tribe is the group of people with whom we most easily relate....