THE CHALLENGES AND GRACES OF FRIENDSHIP: AN IGNATIAN PERSPECTIVE

A previously recorded lecture by Rev. Howard Gray, S.J. (March 19, 2015)

The tradition of friendship was a pivotal theme in St. Ignatius Loyola’s approach to God, and in his pastoral and apostolic works. As the founder of the Jesuit Order, St. Ignatius’ emphasis on friendship has been fundamental to the life and work of Jesuits throughout the ages. What does this emphasis on friendship mean for women and men involved in Jesuit Education today?

Rev. Howard Gray, S.J., Ph.D., is the Interim Vice President for Mission and Ministry, a writer, speaker and workshop leader on Ignatian topics. Fr. Gray is a regular contributor to The Hoya’s As This Jesuit Sees It…