To Love and To Serve: Selected Essays Exploring the Ignatian Tradition
‘…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.
To Love and To Serve is a selection of essays that have appeared in journals across a number of countries and over several years. The essays vary considerably in content, purpose, and style. Some are short and aimed at a popular readership, others are more academic or written with practitioners of Ignatian spirituality in mind. All are eminently readable with great clarity of style.