Ignatius of Loyola Born: 1491 ~ Died: July 31, 1556
Ignatius of Loyola Portrait / Pictures
Ignatius of Loyola Where is he from? Spain
Ignatius of Loyola • Main issue with the church - He thought that the church was going corrupt, Monks and priests weren't following the rules. They wanted to make things better in there own manner. • How he would fix it – He founded the society of Jesuits
Ignatius of Loyola • Effects on modern religious groupsPart of the reformation of the Catholic Church • How he thought it should be • He wanted priest to follow the pope and • people to follow what they were taught by • the priest.
Ignatius of Loyola Interesting Facts • At 33 he joined a class of young children so he could learn Latin. • He is the youngest of 13 children.
Ignatius of Loyola Map Battle of Pamplona in 1521
Ignatius of Loyola Resources http://www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=56 http://www.ccel.org/ccel/ignatius http://www.wf-f.org/StIgnatiusLoyola.html http://norprov.org/spirituality/lifeofignatius.htm