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Saint Ignatius of Loyola

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Saint Ignatius of Loyola Spaniard and Roman Catholic theologian and founder of the Society of Jesus; a leading opponent of the Reformation (1491-1556)
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Usage

In literature:

What is worse, I read the life of Saint Ignatius Loyola at school, and he seemed to me a great man.
"Cæsar or Nothing" by Pío Baroja Baroja
Thus Manresa is for ever connected with the name and fame of Ignatius Loyola the saint.
"Glories of Spain" by Charles W. Wood
In the rooms are portraits of St. Francis of Borja and of Ignatius Loyola by Alonso Cano, and a picture of a saint by Zurbaran.
"The Story of Seville" by Walter M. Gallichan
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In news:

Recently, I finished writing a chapter on Ignatius of Loyola for a forthcoming book that focuses on the importance of the saints in the context of the Catholic Church in crisis.
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