martedì 18 aprile 2017

America Magazine
(Robert Emmett Curran) Pierre Emonet’s biography of Ignatius of Loyola and John O’Malley’s overview of Jesuit-papal relations are sterling examples of how richly informative well-crafted brief volumes can be. Emonet’s text aims to reveal the Ignatius whom bias, agendas and ideology have too often distorted and misrepresented. In 19 mini-chapters, Emonet deftly etches Loyola’s confoundingly complex character while capturing the marrow of Ignatius' transformation from worldly (...)