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Author McManamon, John M

Title Text and Contexts of Ignatius Loyola's Autobiography
Published Bronx : Fordham University Press, 2013

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Description 1 online resource (248 pages)
Contents ""The Text and Contexts of Ignatius Loyola�s “Autobiography�""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""1 The Acta as Privileged and New Source""; ""2 The Acta as Mirror of Vainglory""; ""3 The Acta as Mirror of Apostolic Religious Life""; ""4 The Acta as Mirror of Luke""; ""5 Ignatius, His Acta, and Renaissance Culture""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index of Scriptural References""; ""General Index""
Summary This refreshing re-evaluation of the so-called autobiography of Ignatius Loyola (c. 1491G1556) situates IgnatiusGs Acts against the backgrounds of the spiritual geography of LukeGs New Testament writings and the culture of Renaissance humanism. Ignatius LoyolaGs So-Called Autobiography builds upon recent scholarly consensus, examines the language of the text that Ignatius Loyola dictated as his legacy to fellow Jesuits late in life, and discusses relevant elements of the social, historical, and religious contexts in which the text came to birth. Recent monographs by Marjorie OGRourke Boyle and
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Ignatius, of Loyola, Saint, 1491-1556.
Ignatius, of Loyola, Saint, 1491-1556. Autobiografía
Ignatius, of Loyola, Saint, 1491-1556. Autobiografia
Ignatius, of Loyola, Saint, 1491-1556
Ignatius, of Loyola, Saint, 1491-1556
SUBJECT Autobiografía (Ignatius, of Loyola, Saint) fast (OCoLC)fst01370689
Subject Christian saints -- Spain -- Biography
Christian saints.
Spain.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780823250615
082325061X