During late 2013, my translation of Jorge Mario Bergoglio’s selected Writings on Ignatian Spirituality was published in two issues of Studies in the Spirituality of Jesuits. My texts can be downloaded here.  downloaded here.

It was only after this edition was sent to press that Pope Francis’s interview with Antonio Spadaro SJ was published in Jesuit journals around the world. This far more important current piece sets the material from the 1970s and 1980s in quite new relief. The afterword responds to the Spadaro interview.

The main purpose of this page is to provide links to material referred to in the published text.



Pope Francis at Pedro Arrupe’s tomb, 31 July 2013

Pope Francis’s speech on St Peter’s Balcony, 13 March 2013

Pope Francis telephones the Jesuit Curia, 15 March 2013

Pope Francis’s impromptu press conference while travelling home from Brazil, 29 July 2013

Peter Egenolf, ‘Vocation and Motivation: The Theories of Luigi Rulla’

An Institution Living Its Charism

The 1967 Rio letter from the Latin American Jesuit provincials, in the original Spanish

Paul VI’s Apostolic Exhortation, Evangelii Nuntiandi