St Ignatius of Loyola
“Almighty God, from whom all good things come: You called Ignatius of Loyola to the service of your Divine Majesty and to find you in all things. Inspired by his example and strengthened by his companionship, may we labor without counting the cost and seek no reward other than knowing that we do your will; through Jesus Christ our Savior, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, now and for ever. Amen”
I describe myself as having an Ignatian spirituality (combined with a deep commitment to the Vincentian charism) and so today is a special one for me – the feast day of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus.
Ignatius was a gambler, a ladies man, a soldier. He found God in an interesting way. . . . [continue reading]