Saint Ignatius of Loyola
July 31 – St. Ignatius of Loyola –
Saint Ignatius of Loyola is best known as the founder and first Superior General of the ‘Society of Jesus’. Writer of the book ‘Spiritual Exercises’, Ignatius was a Spanish soldier in the early years of his life. However, a tragic incident changed the course of living for this brave man and ecclesiastic studies became the focus of his life.
~Image: Peter Paul Rubens (1577–1640) St. Ignatius of Loyola