Terence O’Reilly between us

On Thursday, 5th May, we hosted Terence O’Reilly, a scholar from the University of Cork and a specialist on16th Century Spanish literature. Terence had kindly prepared some lectures specifically for our Tertianship.  During the day, he shared with us some of his discoveries about the sources from which Ignatius drew in order to understand his own spiritual experiences. It was a carousel of Spanish and Latin authors and we were fascinated by the attention with which he managed to retrace back to their origins some of the expressions that we might consider today deeply “Ignatian”.  (more…)