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To Love and To Serve: Selected Essays Exploring the Ignatian Tradition


Brian O’Leary SJ

Dr O’Leary shares with the reader the fruits of many years of scholarship, teaching, and spiritual direction. He has great familiarity with the historical background along with an ecumenical awareness, an ecological sensitivity, and an appreciation of the insights of the feminist perspective.’  Search Journal

‘…a learned, popular and engaging volume [by] a renowned authority on St Ignatius and his charism…Tolle, lege! Take, read!’    Spirituality

‘…a masterly work, imbued with scholarly insights and personal inputs…’ Gregorianum

‘…[this book] will be appreciated by anyone who has followed the academic and spiritual contributions of Brian O’Leary [and] a resource for those finding themselves drawn towards engagement with Ignatian spirituality…’    The Furrow

Brian O’Leary is a well-known and much-respected writer on many aspects of Ignatian spirituality. Now, a selection of his essays has been gathered together in a single volume to present a comprehensive examination of many aspects of the Ignatian spirituality tradition.