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The Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius A Translation and Commentary by George E. Ganss

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Published by Loyola Press .
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Subjects:

  • Personal Christian testimony & popular inspirational works,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Inspirational/Spirituality,
  • Christian Life - Inspirational - Catholic,
  • Devotional,
  • Meditations,
  • Spirituality - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8181879M
ISBN 100829407286
ISBN 109780829407280

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The Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius book. Read 76 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius, /5(76). Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits) recognized the need for exercise in order to maintain our spiritual health as well. In fact, around the years , St. Ignatius composed a retreat handbook titled Spiritual Exercises. Ignatius was a Spanish soldier wounded in battle in The Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius is not a book to be read for spiritual enlightenment.   It describes a series of meditations and contemplations on Christ, the world and is a set of guidelines to help the retreat director give the Spiritual Exercises to another. Welcome. This is a digitally enhanced experience of The Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius Loyola intended for spiritual directors, practitioners, extenders, and promoters of Ignatian spirituality. If you are new to The Spiritual Exercises, click resource is designed to support those who lead others in the Exercises, whether as a day retreat, a 19th annotation retreat, or .

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Author: St. Ignatius of Loyola Staff; Publisher: Loyola Press ISBN: Category: Religion Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius come to life in this book by Louis Puhl. This smoothly and faithfully translated text of The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius has been a favorite of Jesuits, spiritual directors, . The Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius of Loyola outline the rigorous self-examination and spiritual meditations St Ignatius set forth. Readers will learn how to make a new beginning on the path to holiness, repenting of their sins and attaining freedom from Satan's power. About The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. A reissue of a classic Christian text from the founder of the Jesuit Order. The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyla is the core work of religious formation for members of the Society of Jesus, the single largest religious order within the Roman Catholic Church. For four and a half centuries in many thousands of editions in all . Peppered with quotes from Jesuit saints and spiritual masters, this new deluxe edition of The Spiritual Exercises brings St. Ignatius’ powerful spirituality to a new generation of Christians striving to become saints themselves.