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The Acta as Mirror of Vainglory

John M. McManamon

in The Text and Contexts of Ignatius Loyola's “Autobiography”

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823245048
eISBN:
9780823252787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245048.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The chapter beings by analyzing Ignatius's account of his foolhardy defense of Pamplona as exemplary vainglory on his part. It then briefly summarizes the scriptural, patristic, and medieval ideas on ... More


Message

Evonne Levy

in Propaganda and the Jesuit Baroque

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520233577
eISBN:
9780520928633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520233577.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The French Marxist Louis Althusser's description of the functioning of ideology sets the stage for a reading of Jesuit propaganda. The proximity— if not the dependence—of Althusser's models of ... More


The Acta as Mirror of Apostolic Religious Life

John M. McManamon

in The Text and Contexts of Ignatius Loyola's “Autobiography”

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823245048
eISBN:
9780823252787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245048.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The chapter opens by analyzing the change in direction that Ignatius made on the Mount of the Ascension, leading him to study at various universities in order to help souls. The charismatic elements ... More


Jesuit Phantasia

Trent Pomplun

in Jesuit on the Roof of the World: Ippolito Desideri's Mission to Tibet

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195377866
eISBN:
9780199869466
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195377866.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter begins in 1715 as Ippolito Desideri and his traveling companion Manoel Freyre make their way across the great deserts of Western Tibet in the company of a mixed Mongol‐Tibetan caravan. ... More


Spiritual Exercises

Moshe Sluhovsky

in Becoming a New Self: Practices of Belief in Early Modern Catholicism

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226472850
eISBN:
9780226473048
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226473048.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Spiritual exercises of meditation and visualization of episodes from the Christian narrative of the life, death and resurrection of Christ were not a novelty of the early modern period. But in this ... More


The Acta as Privileged and New Source

John M. McManamon

in The Text and Contexts of Ignatius Loyola's “Autobiography”

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823245048
eISBN:
9780823252787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245048.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The chapter opens by presenting the Dominican Melchor Cano as an antagonist who criticized Ignatius Loyola for his vanity. Ignatius's awareness of that fault created a quandary for him late in life ... More


From Windfall to Fall: The Conversos in the Society of Jesus

Marc Rastoin, S.J.

in Friends on the Way: Jesuits Encounter Contemporary Judaism

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823228119
eISBN:
9780823236985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823228119.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter discusses the Society of Jesus' acceptance of recruits from Jewish origin or the so-called conversos prior to 1593. This tolerance ended at the Fifth General Congregation in 1593 due to ... More


“Do as I Do, Not as I Say”: The Pedagogy of Action

Elizabeth A. Dreyer

in Jesuit and Feminist Education: Intersections in Teaching and Learning for the Twenty-first Century

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780823233311
eISBN:
9780823241743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233311.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter has two primary goals. First, it lifts up the active engagement of women in the ministries of the Society of Jesus, through which they became teachers by example—keeping in mind the ... More


The Text and Contexts of Ignatius Loyola's “Autobiography”

John M. McManamon, S.J.

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823245048
eISBN:
9780823252787
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245048.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Scholars now concur that the text Ignatius Loyola dictated late in life should not be labeled an autobiography: the existing text does not cover Ignatius's entire life, and he did not write it. ... More


How (Not) to Find God in All Things: Derrida, Levinas, and St. Ignatius of Loyola on Learning How to Pray for the Impossible

Michael F. Andrews

in The Phenomenology of Prayer

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823224951
eISBN:
9780823235797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823224951.003.0015
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter examines how prayer can lead to an outside experience and turn those that pray into something other than that which they were. It analyzes relevant works of several philosophers ... More


Ignatius, His Acta, and Re nais sance Culture

John M. McManamon

in The Text and Contexts of Ignatius Loyola's “Autobiography”

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823245048
eISBN:
9780823252787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245048.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The chapter begins by highlighting the originality of Ignatius Loyola's spirituality when viewed against the broad lines of Late Medieval hagiography. Hagiography comprises a key source for any era's ... More


Jesuit

Jan Machielsen

in Martin Delrio: Demonology and Scholarship in the Counter-Reformation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780197265802
eISBN:
9780191772009
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265802.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This second, biographical chapter charts Martin Delrio’s career within the Society of Jesus until his death in 1608. Drawing on archival documents from Rome and elsewhere it seeks to make sense of a ... More


Fragments, Foundations, and Bearings

Philip Endean

in Karl Rahner and Ignatian Spirituality

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198270287
eISBN:
9780191683961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198270287.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Because Karl Rahner failed when he submitted his doctoral thesis in philosophy in 1936, his superiors tasked him to teach dogmatic theology rather than his original assignment of teaching philosophy. ... More


The School of Père Lallemant

John Saward

in Perfect Fools: Folly for Christ's Sake in Catholic and Orthodox Spirituality

Published in print:
1980
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780192132307
eISBN:
9780191670046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192132307.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter begins with a description of St. Ignatius of Loyola, who is a cavalier for Christ's sake, one who renounced the armed service of an earthly monarch for ‘service through love’ of the ... More


Karl Rahner and Ignatian Spirituality

Philip Endean

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198270287
eISBN:
9780191683961
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198270287.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Karl Rahner SJ, (1904–84), perhaps the most influential figure in 20th-century Roman Catholic theology, believed that the most significant influence on his work was Ignatius Loyola's Spiritual ... More


The Ignatian Tradition and Contemporary Theology: April 10, 1997

Avery Cardinal Dulles

in Church and Society: The Laurence J. McGinley Lectures, 1988-2007

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823228621
eISBN:
9780823236619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823228621.003.0017
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter discusses the Ignatian tradition, looking at the Spiritual Exercises and teachings of St. Ignatius of Loyola. It comments on four themes from the Spiritual ... More


The Performing Art of Kethoprak and the Democratic “Power to Will” in Indonesia

Albertus Budi Susanto

in Democracy, Culture, Catholicism: Voices from Four Continents

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780823267309
eISBN:
9780823272334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823267309.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Kethoprak—a popular form of the performing arts in Indonesia—is both subversive and satirical. It looks to the social, political, and religious elites and holds up, before them, a funhouse mirror of ... More


The Acta as Mirror of Luke

John M. McManamon

in The Text and Contexts of Ignatius Loyola's “Autobiography”

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823245048
eISBN:
9780823252787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245048.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The chapter argues that Loyola's Acts mimics the spiritual geography of Luke-Acts; both have their turning point on the Mount of the Ascension. Key emphases of Luke's writings therefore inform ... More


Caves: Lewis Cave and Ignatius of Loyola

Belden C. Lane

in The Great Conversation: Nature and the Care of the Soul

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190842673
eISBN:
9780190936402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842673.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion, World Religions

After his conversion, Ignatius of Loyola stopped in Manresa, Spain, on his way to the Holy Land. There he entered into a dark period of depression, staying in a cave for several months outside of ... More


Introduction: “To Overcome Oneself”

J. Michelle Molina

in To Overcome Oneself: The Jesuit Ethic and Spirit of Global Expansion, 1520-1767

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780520275652
eISBN:
9780520955042
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520275652.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter introduces the Spiritual Exercises as a meditative retreat aimed at overcoming oneself. The Exercises drew upon Hellenistic and Christian monastic precedent, yet were differently ... More


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