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The first Jesuits

by John W. O"Malley

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesuits -- History -- 16th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-448) and index.

    Other titles1st Jesuits.
    StatementJohn W. O"Malley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX3706.2 .O43 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 457 p. :
    Number of Pages457
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1734905M
    ISBN 100674303121
    LC Control Number92039813

    civilization.l Within a few years the Jesuits had opened some thirty more primary / secondary schools, but also the so-called Roman College, which would soon develop into the first real Jesuit university (Gregorian University). In they opened in East Asia a school in Macau that also soon developed into a. Jesuit, member of the Society of Jesus, a Roman Catholic order of religious men founded by St. Ignatius of Loyola and noted for its educational, missionary, and charitable works. Once regarded by many as the principal agent of the Counter-Reformation, the Jesuits were later a .

    As early as Jesuits accompany the first governor general to Brazil. In that same year, in the other direction, Francis Xavier - one of Ignatius's original group of friends at the university in Paris - . The following books can be purchase from the Jesuits in Britain you are interested in purchasing any of these items you can do so in person or by completing this Book order and return it along with a cheque made out to British Jesuit Archives to Archives, Mount Street, London, W1K 3AH.. Jerome Nadal, S.J., Tracking the First Generation of Jesuits, William V.

    TABLE OF CONTENTS Foreword by Edmond Paris. 7 Section I The Founding of the Jesuit Order 1. Ignatius of Loyola. 15 2. The Spiritual Exercises. 20 3. The Founding of the Company. 23 4. The Spirit of the Order. 25 5. The Privileges of the Company. 28 Section II The Jesuits in Europe during the 16th and 17th Centuries. 1. Italy, Portugal, Spain. The Society of Jesus was founded in by St. Ignatius Loyola and since then has grown from the original ten to 16, Jesuits worldwide. This inclu priests, 1, brothers, 2, scholastics, and novices - (based on January statistics)   The Calling of Ignatius Loyola.


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