An Interview with Author Jim Manney—and Your Chance to Win an Ignatian Inspiration Pack!

As we draw near the close of our 31 Days with St. Ignatius celebration, we asked Ignatian Spirituality A to Z author Jim Manney a few questions. Check out his answers, and then scroll down for your chance to win an Ignatian Inspiration Pack, which includes a copy of Ignatian Spirituality A to Z. Loyola Press: What criteria did you use for deciding what terms or people made it into Ignatian Spirituality A to Z? […]

How Much Do You Know About Ignatian Spirituality? Quiz

Are you a beginner or an expert in Ignatian spirituality? Take our fun, 12-question quiz to test your knowledge of St. Ignatius Loyola and the spirituality he inspired. Share your results in the comments. Powered by Join in 31 Days with St. Ignatius with today’s entry, The Awareness Prayer by Barbara Lee. Follow along everyday this month here and on social media with #31DayswithIgnatius.

Ignatian Spirituality A to Z and 31 Days with St. Ignatius

With Ignatian Spirituality A to Z, author Jim Manney has provided a brief, informative, and entertaining guide to key concepts of Ignatian spirituality and essential characters and events in Jesuit history. We’ve gathered a selection in the below infographic to whet your appetite. Explore other Ignatian terms throughout July with our ninth-annual 31 Days with St. Ignatius celebration. Start with our calendar of favorite Ignatian-themed links here. Then throughout July, dotMagis blog posts will feature […]

The Steps of the Examen

Today let’s explore the Examen through the lens of brief reflections pertaining to each step. The steps in this version of the Examen match what is presented in A Simple, Life-Changing Prayer by Jim Manney. Ask God for light. If we attune ourselves to look and listen, we may find God present within us, all around us, and speaking to us constantly. But if we don’t bother to look, it will seem that there is […]

What Is Most Surprising about the Life of St. Ignatius?

Jim Manney, Ignatian author and founding editor of this blog, is being honored with the Writer’s Award in Spirituality from the Loyola Institute for Spirituality. Here we see Jim talking with Vinita Hampton Wright about things that surprised them about Ignatian spirituality. Manney is the author of A Simple, Life-Changing Prayer and God Finds Us. If you’re receiving this via e-mail, click through to watch the video What Is Most Surprising about the Life of […]

An Ignatian Book of Days

Jim Manney’s latest book is an invitation to clearly see, feel, and experience God’s presence through an Ignatian lens in our daily lives. The only 365-daily reading book written explicitly from the point of view of Ignatian spirituality, An Ignatian Book of Days guides us to find God in all things, every day. Manney writes in the preface: I don’t try to define the Ignatian point of view. Rather, I try to share it. I […]