“Today is St. Ignatius Day, the feast day of the founder of the Jesuits, who died on this day in 1556.  To commemorate the occasion, Pope Francis, the first Jesuit pope, will say Mass today at the Church of the Gesù in Rome, where St. Ignatius is interred.”

www.jesuit.org/blog/index.php/2013/07/today-is-the-feast-day-of-st-ignatius-founder-of-the-society-of-jesus

 

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