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Memorial of St. Ignatius Loyola

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AMDG

If you ever doubt the power of books to change a life, consider the story of Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Jesuit order.  Ignatius knew his path as a child.  He would be a military officer, just like his father.  He was not interested in anything but the army, but in his reading he was converted. Read more from Melissa Musick after the jump:

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Sammy Chong’s Paintings Imagine a 21st Century St. Ignatius

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Sammy Chong, SJ

Sammy Chong, SJ (a member of the Ecuadorian Province of the Jesuits and a professor of art at Boston College) has a new series of paintings which place the life of St. Ignatius Loyola in the 21st century. They’re powerful. See them all here: Sammy Chong’s Paintings Imagine a 21st Century St. Ignatius of Loyola. See more after the jump: