By Sean Salai S. J.

If realizing someone’s kinfolk is helping us to understand that individual, then we needs to comprehend Francis as a son of St. Ignatius to understand the resources of his non secular fireplace, and we needs to examine how the Jesuit saints lived to totally clutch how Francis strives to stay. – From the introduction

What makes Pope Francis tick?

Where do his (sometimes unforeseen) rules come from?

Why does he usually rattle individuals with what he says?

What makes him so various from different popes ahead of him?

And why may still we care?

All the Pope's Saints may also help us to find and boost six virtues of Jesuit spirituality: secrets and techniques to a brand new, refreshed, or even unpredictable courting with God.

This isn’t only a publication approximately Pope Francis’ religious idea. because the first Jesuit pope in historical past, Francis has introduced an intensive shift in concentration that stems without delay from a protracted line of Jesuits relationship again to St. Ignatius of Loyola. In All the Pope’s Saints, you’ll get to grasp many Jesuit saints—both well-known and not—who are the Holy Father's heroes and position models.

“Offers a few designated insights into the brain and middle of this Jesuit Bishop of Rome and introduces us to a few of the pope’s top friends.” —Fr. Thomas Rosica, C.S.B., English-language media connecté of the Holy See Press workplace and CEO of Salt and lightweight

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Sean Salai, S.J., is a Jesuit and contributing author at America journal. He holds an M.Div from Santa Clara college, an M.A. in utilized Philosophy from Loyola collage Chicago, and a B.A. in historical past from Wabash university. earlier than coming into the Society of Jesus in 2005, he labored as a newspaper reporter.

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