Saint Ignatius of Loyola was a Spanish priest and theologian, who founded the
religious order called the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) and became its first Superior
General. The Jesuit order served the...
Born Inigo Lopez de Loyola in 1491, the man known as Ignatius of Loyola ....
have been founded in the name of Ignatius and in the traditional Jesuit spirit.
Life of St. Ignatius - Founder of the Society of Jesus. St Ignatius Inigo Lopez de
Loyola, son of the local landowner, was born in 1491 in the castle at Loyola, ...
Biography of the Spanish founder of the Jesuits, who died in 1556. ... Beltrán
Yañez de Oñez y Loyola and Marina Saenz de Lieona y Balda (the name López
... 1491 – July 31, 1556), also known as Ignacio (Iñigo) López de Loyola, was the
principal founder and first Superior General of the Society of Jesus, a religious ...
Feb 1, 2008 ... Saint Ignatius of Loyola, Spanish San Ignacio de Loyola, baptized ... of the 16th
century, founder of the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) in Paris in ...
With a small group of friends, Ignatius Loyola founded the Society of Jesus, ... by
Fr. William McNichols is paired with the poem “San Ignacio de Loyola” by Fr.
Inigo Lopez de Loyola, who later took the name Ignatius, was the youngest son of
a ... period brought about a conversion which led to the founding of the Jesuits.
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Saint of St Ignatius' Church and he was founder of the Society of Jesus (SJ) to
which ... St Ignatius was born Inigo Lopez on 24 December 1491, the year before
Columbus ... The Compania de Jesus was formally approved by Pope Paul III on
Iñigo Lopez de Loyola, later known as Saint Ignatius of Loyola, is the founder of
the Society of Jesus, more widely known as the Jesuits. Ignatius was born in the ...