jesuit_bibliography

This bibliography is not exhaustive, but includes a range of material in English that may be of interest in following up different topics. The Studies in the Spirituality of Jesuits Series, in particular, is lively reading. The links take you to the printed version of the item in the Dalton McCaughey Library collections. Please note that it is possible that the library holds an e-copy of an article that is of interest to you, but you will need to do your own search for this. The library is grateful to Fr Andrew Hamilton, SJ, for allowing us to use an earlier version of this bibliography.

Abbreviations:

AHSI = Archivum Historicum Societatis Iesu

SSJ = Studies in the Spirituality of Jesuits

Contents

A. Central works of Reference:

W. Bangert, A History of the Society of Jesus

The Constitutions of the Society of Jesus

J. Padberg, For matters of greater moment: The first thirty Jesuit General Congregations. A brief history and translation of the decrees.

J. Padberg, 'The general Congregations of the Society of Jesus', in SSJ 6.1 (1974)

Bibliography

W. Bangert, A bibliographical essay on the history of the Society of Jesus : books in English

T.M. McCoog, A guide to Jesuit archives

L. Polgar, Bibliographie sur l'histoire de la Compagnie de Jesus : 1901-1980

L. Polgar, Bibliography of the history of the Society of Jesus : = Bibliographie zur Geschichte der Gesellschaft Jesu


B. General Works

J. Brodrick, The origin of the Jesuits

J. Brodrick, The progress of the Jesuits.

T. Clancy, An introduction of Jesuit Life

J. Coleman, 'A company of critics: Jesuits and the intellectual life', in SSJ 22.5 (1990)

B. Daley, '"In ten thousand places." Christian universality and the Jesuit mission'. SSJ 17.2 (1985)

P. Endean, 'Who do you say Jesus is?' Jesuit fundamentalism and beyond, SSJ 19.5 (1987)

Our Jesuit life.

J. de Guibert, The Jesuits: Their Spiritual Doctrine and Practice.

R. Haight, 'Fundamental Issues in Jesuit Spirituality', SSJ 19.4 (1987)

A. Hamilton (ed), Returning to Jesuit History.

M. Harvey, The Jesuits in history : the Society of Jesus through four centuries

J. Harvanek, 'The status of obedience in the Society of Jesus', SSJ 104 (1978)

P. Huizing, 'Democracy in the Jesuit Order', Concilium, 1992.5, 52-58.

I. Iparraguirre, Contemporary trends in studies in the Constitutions of the Society of Jesus

P. E. Kinerk, 'Eliciting Great Desires. Their place in the spirituality of the Society of Jesus', SSJ , 16.5 (1984)

E. Kinerk, 'When Jesuits pray. A perspective on the prayer of apostolic persons', SSJ, 175 (1985)

D. Lonsdale, Eyes to see, ears to hear.

D. Mitchell, The Jesuits : a history

J. OMalley, The first Jesuits

L. Orsy, 'Some questions about the purpose and scope of the General Congregation', SSJ, 4.3 (1972)

J. Padberg, 'The General Constitutions of the Society of Jesus', SSJ, 6.1 (1974)

Varii, 'From Loyola to La Mancha', Way Supplement 55 (1986)

Varii, 'Ignatian Horizons 1491-1991', Way Supplement 70 (1991)

Varii, 'Ignatian Spirituality in an Ecumenical Context', Way Supplement 68 (1990)

Varii, 'Symposium on Jesuit Spirituality', Review For religious 50 (1991)

Varii, 'The Ignatian Constitutions Today', Way Supplement 61 (1988)

Thomas Worcester (ed.), The Cambridge companion to the Jesuits

C. History: The first hundred years (1540-1640)

a. The Background

C. Black, Italian confraternities in the sixteenth century

L. Châtellier, The Europe of the devout : the Catholic Reformation and the formation of a new society.

J. Delumeau, Catholicism between Luther and Voltaire

J. Delumeau, Sin and fear

J. Delumeau, Official and popular religion in France during the Reformation and Counter Reformation, Concilium 1986.1, 12-19

R. DeMolen (ed.), Religious orders of the Catholic Reformation.

H. Evennett, The spirit of the Counter-Reformation

J. Olin, Catholic reform from Cardinal Ximenes to the Council of Trent

L. Sweet, 'Colombus and the milennial vision of the New World', Catholic historical review, 72 (1986) 201-221

L. Von Pastor, The History of the Popes from the close of the Middle Ages, vol 13

b. Jesuit material

W. Bangert, To the other towns

W. Bangert, Claude Jay and Alfonso Salmeron

W. Bangert, Jerome Nadal, S.J., 1507-1580

T. Clancy , 'Saint Ignatius as Fund-Raiser', SSJ, 25.1(1993)

C. Dalmases, Francis Borgia

J. Donnelly, 'Antonio Posevino and Jesuits of Jewish ancestry', AHSI, 55 (1986) p. 3-31 .

T. Clancy, The conversational word of God.

A. Dulles, 'Jesuits and Theology', Theological studies, 52 (1991) p. 524-538.

A. Dulles, 'St. Ignatius and the Jesuit Theological Tradition', SSJ, 14 (1982)

L. Dupre, 'Jansenism and Quietism', in Christian spirituality

J. Koteski, 'Discovering the more fruitful paths to reform: Pierre Favre and the Lutheran Reformation', Heythrop journal, 31 (1990) p. 488-504

G. Lewy, 'The struggle for constitutional government in the early years of the Society of Jesus', Church History 29 (1960) p. 141-160.

A. Martin, The Jesuit mind : the mentality of an elite in early modern France

A. Martin, 'Madness among the early Jesuits', AHSI 56 (1987)293-297.

A. Martin, 'Vocational crises and the crisis in vocations among Jesuits in France during the sixteenth century', Catholic historical review 72(1986)201-221

C. Maxcey, 'Double justice, Diego Laynez and the Council of Trent', Church history48(1979) 269-278

J. Olin, 'The idea of pilgrimage in the experience of Ignatius Loyola' Church history 48 (1979) 387-397

J. O'Malley, 'Early Jesuit Spirituality', in L. Dupre (ed), Christian spirituality.

J. O'Malley, 'The fourth vow in its Ignatian context', SSJ, 15.1(983)

J. O'Malley, 'Renaisance humanism and the religious culture of the first Jesuits', Heythrop journal 31 (1990) 471-487

J. O'Malley, 'How the Jesuits changed: 1540-1556', America 165(1991)28-32

J. O'Malley, 'Was Ignatius Loyola a church reformer', Catholic historical review 77 (1991)177-193

J. O'Malley, 'The Jesuits, St. Ignatius and the Counter Reformation', SSJ, 14.1 (1982)

J. O'Malley, 'Mission and the early Jesuits', Way Supplement 79 (1994)3-10

J. O'Malley, 'To travel to any part of the world: Jeronimo de Nadal and the Jesuit Vocation', SSJ 16 (1984)

J. O'Reilly, 'Ignatius of Loyola and the Counter-Reformation: the hagiographic tradition', Heythrop journal31(1990) 439-470

J. O'Reilly, 'Erasmus, Ignatius Loyola and Orthodoxy', Theological studies 30 (1979) 115-127

J. Padberg, 'Ignatius, the Popes and realistic reverence', SSJ 25.3(1993)

P. Quinn, 'Ignatius Loyola and Gian Pietro Carafa: catholic reformers at odds', Catholic historical review 67 (1981)386-400

Varii, 'Sentire Cum Ecclesia: history, pedagogy, challenge today', Centrum Ignatianae Spiritualitis 14(1983)

R. Bellarmino, Spiritual writings (Classics of Western Spirituality)


c. The Renaissance

C. Augustijn, Erasmus : his life, works and influence

J. Olin, Christian humanism and the Reformation

J. Olin, 'Erasmus and St. Ignatius Loyola', in Luther, Erasmus and the Reformation p. 75-92

J. O'Malley, 'Renaisance humanism and the religious culture of the first Jesuits', in Heythrop journal 31 (1990) p. 471-487

J. O'Malley, 'How the Jesuits changed: 1540-1556', in America 165 (1991) p. 28-32

J. O.'Malley, 'Was Ignatius Loyola a church reformer', in Catholic historical review 77 (1991) p. 177-193

J. McCormick, Jesuit thinkers of the Renaissance

A. Rabil, Renaisance humanism: foundations, forms and legacy

T. O'Reilly, 'Erasmus, Ignatius Loyola and Orthodoxy', in Theological studies 30 (1979) p. 115-127

E. Rummel, Erasmus and his Catholic critics

C. Trinkaus, The scope of Renaissance humanism

Varii, 'Sentire cum Ecclesia; history, pedagogy, challenge today', in Centrum Ignatianum Spiritualitis 14(1983)

d. The Reformation

P. Achtmeier, 'Luther and Loyola', in Interpretation 47 (1993) p. 5-14

W. Bangert, Claude Jay and Alfonso Salmeron

W. Bangert, Jerome Nadal, S.J., 1507-1580.

J. Bossy, Christianity in the West 1400-1700

J. Bossy, The English Catholic community 1570-1850

T. Clancy, 'The first generation of English Jesuits', in AHSI 57 (1988) p. 137-162

C. Dalmases, Francis Borgia

J. Delumeau, Catholicism between Luther and Voltaire

J. Delumeau, Sin and fear

J. Donnelly, 'Antonio Posevino and Jesuits of Jewish ancestry', in AHSI 55 (1986) p. 3-31

F. Edwards, 'The case of the poisoned pommel', in AHSI 56 (1987) p. 3-82

H. Evenett, The spirit of the Counter-Reformation

T. Koteski, 'Discovering the more fruitful paths to reform: Pierre Favre and the Lutheran Reformation', in Heythrop Journal 31 (1990) p. 488-504

A. Martin, 'Madness among the early Jesuits', in AHSI 56 (1987) p. 293-297.

J. Olin, Catholic reform : from Cardinal Ximenes to the Council of Trent

J. O'Malley, 'The Jesuits, St. Ignatius and the Counter Reformation', in SSJ 14.1 (1982)

J. Padberg, 'Ignatius, the Popes and realistic reverence', in SSJ 25.3 (1993)

P. Quinn, 'Ignatius Loyola and Gian Pietro Carafa: catholic reformers at odds', Catholic historical review 67 (1981) p. 386-400


e. Mary Ward

Varii, 'Journey into freedom (Mary Ward)', Way Supplement 53 (1985)

M. Oliver, Mary Ward 1585-1658

M.E. Orchard (ed.), Till God will - Mary Ward through her writings

H. Peters, Mary Ward

H. Rahner, Saint Ignatius Loyola : letters to women

D. Rofe, Mary Ward and the ideal of a Christian gentlewoman


f. Some spiritual writings

J. Drexel, The Heliotropium

L. Lallemant, The spiritual doctrine of Father Louis Lallemant

L. Lessius, My God, and my all

R. Parsons, The Christian directory

Luis de la Puente, On familiar intercourse with God in prayer

Luis de la Puente, A treatise on mental prayer

A. Rodriguez, Practice of perfection and Christian virtues

J. Surin, Spiritual letters


D. History: The second hundred years (1640-1750)

a. The Background

N. Abercrombie, The origins of Jansenism

W. Callahan (ed.), Church and society in Catholic Europe of the eighteenth century

J. Delumeau (ed), Alphonse de Ligouri

E. Duffy, 'Challoner and his Church', Journal of ecclesiastical history 28(1977)291-318

E. Dubois, 'Jansenism', in C. Jones (ed), The Study of spirituality

E. dubois, 'Fénelon and Quietism', in C.Jones (ed), The Study of spirituality

M. Gibbard, 'Jean-Pierre de Caussade', in C.Jones (ed), The Study of spirituality

J. Gres-Gayer, 'The Magisterium of the Faculty of Theology in Paris in the Seventeenth Century', Theological studies 53(1992)424-450

J. Gres-Gayer, 'The Unigenitus of Clement XI', Theological studies 49 (1988) 259-282

J. Harty, 'Probabilism', in The Catholic encyclopedia Vol 12

B. Pascal, Provincial letters

M. Venard, Ultramontane or Gallican', Jurist 52 (1992) 44-70

F. Weaver, The evoution of the reform of Port-Royal

F. Weaver, 'Liturgy for the Laity', Studia liturgica 19 (1984) 47-59


b. Jesuit Material


A. Allison, 'Richard Smith's Gallican backers and Jesuit opponents', Recusant history 18 (1986) 197-219

R. Blackwell, Galileo, Bellarmine, and the Bible

T. Clancy, 'Priestly perseverance in the old Society of Jesus', Recusant history 19 (1988) 286-312

J. Donnelly, 'Antonio Posevinos plea for world evangelization', Catholic historical review 74 (1988)

A.P. Farrel, The Jesuit code of liberal education

G. Ganss, Saint Ignatius' idea of a Jesuit university

A. Louth, The wilderness of God

A Malloch, 'Father Henry Garnets Treatise on equivocation', Recusant history 15 (1979) 387–395

J. Saward, Perfect fools


c. The missionary context

R. Attwater, Adam Schall

V. Cronin, The wise man from the West.

J. Cummins, 'Two missionary methods in China - Mendicant and Jesuit', in Jesuit and Friar in the Spanish expansion to the East

J. Cummins, A question of rites

G. Dunne, Generation of giants

H. Rienstra (ed.), Jesuit letters from China 1583-1584

C. Ronan and B. Oh, East meets West

J. Rondu, 'The European Indian', Church history 41(1972)385-395

P. Rule, Kung-tzu or Confucius?

J. Schutte, Valignano's mission principles for Japan

J. Sebes, 'The summary review of Matteo Riccis Tʻien-chu Shih-yi in the Ssu-kʻu Chʻüan-shu Tsung-mu Tʻi-yao', AHSI 53(1984)371-393

J. Spence, Chinese roundabout: essays in history and culture

A. Valtierra, Peter Claver

J. Witek, Controversial ideas in China and in Europe


d. Some spiritual Writings

C. de la Colombière, The spiritual direction of Blessed Claude de la Colombière

J. de Caussade, A treatise on prayer from the heart

J. de Caussade, Self-abandonment to Divine Providence

J. de Caussade, Spiritual letters

J. Croiset, The devotion to the Sacred Heart of Our Lord Jesus Christ

J-N Grou, The characteristics of real devotion

J-N Grou, How to pray

J-N Grou, Manual for interior souls

G. Scaramelli, The Directorium asceticum, or, Guide to the spiritual life

G. Scaramelli, Guide to the spiritual life


E. History: Suppression and Restoration. (1750-1830)

C. Bailey, 'The removal of the Jesuits from secondary schools 1761-1762', Church history 48 (1979) 305-319

R. Isetti 'The latin Question', Catholic historical review 76 (90) 526-548

P. L'Estrange 'Newman's relations with the Jesuits', Heythrop journal 29 (1988) 58-85

C. Ligthart, The return of the Jesuits

A. Melville, 'John Carroll of Baltimore', Catholic historical review 76 (90)1-17

T. Morrissey, Peter Kenney, SJ, 1779-1841: the restoration of the Jesuits in Ireland, England, Sicily and North America

R. North, The General who rebuilt the Jesuits

J. Padberg, Colleges in controversy: the Jesuit school in France from revival to suppression, 1815-1880

B. Pascal, Provincial letters

S. Smith, The suppression of the Society of Jesus

D. Thompson, 'General Ricci and the suppression of the Jesuit order in France, 1760-1764', Journal of ecclesiastical history 37 (1986) 426-441

D. Van Kley, The Jansenists and the expulsion of the Jesuits from France, 1757-1765

L. Pastor, The history of the popes from the close of the Middle Ages, vol. 38

Zeldin (ed) Conflicts in French Society


F. History: The Restored Society (1830-1960)

a. Background


T. Bourke (ed.), Beyond all horizons : Jesuits and the missions

O. Chadwick , The Popes and European revolution

F. Coppa, Cardinal Giacomo Antonelli and papal politics in European affairs.

E. Hales, The catholic church in the modern world

E. Hales, The Catholic Church in the modern world

T. Zeldin (ed.), Conflicts in French society


b. Jesuit Material

D. Crosby, 'The Jesuits and Joe McCarthy', Church history 46 (1977), 374-388

G. Cubitt, The Jesuit myth

R. Isetti, 'The Latin question', Catholic historical review 76 (90) 526–548

J. Komonchak,'Theology and culture at mid-century - the example of Henri de Lubac', Theological studies 51(1990)579-602

P. L'Estrange, 'Newman's relations with the Jesuits', Heythrop journal 29 (1988) 58-85

A. McGratty, The Sacred Heart yesterday and today

A. Melville, 'John Carroll of Baltimore', Catholic historical review 76 (90) 1-17

T. Muir, Stonyhurst College

W. OBrien (ed), Jesuit education and the cultivation of virtue

J. Padberg, Colleges in controversy: the Jesuit schools in France from revival to suppression 1855-1880

D. Schultenover, A view from Rome

M. Whitehead, 'The English Jesuits and Episcopal Authority', Recusant history 18(1986)197-219


c. Some spiritual writings.

L. de Grandmaison, We and the Holy Spirit

L. de Grandmaison, Personal religion

H. De Lubac (ed), Three Jesuits speak

R. de Maumigny. , The practice of mental prayer

A. Poulain, The graces of interior prayer

J. Morris, Instructions for novices

J. Morris, Journals kept during times of retreat

J. Roothaan, How to meditate

T. Roberts, Black popes


G. History: After Vatican II.

a. Background

P. Hebblethwaite, Paul VI : the first modern Pope

P. Hebblethwaite, John XXIII : Pope of the Council

R. Ireland, Kingdoms come


b. Jesuit material

P. Becker et al., 'Changes in US Jesuit membership, 1958-1975', SSJ 9.1-2(1977)

C. Boley, Jesuits in profile

D. Brackley, 'Downward Mobility: Social Implications of St. Ignatius' Two- Standards', SSJ 20.1 (1988)

Y. Calvez et al., 'The Disturbing Subject: The Option for the Poor', SSJ 21.2 (1989)

M. Ivem, 'The Future of Faith and Justice: Review of Decree 4', SSJ 14.5 (1982)

W. Leahy, Adapting to America: Catholics, Jesuits and higher education in the twentieth century

J. L'Heureux, Picnic in Babylon

R. Mccormick, 'Bishops as Teachers and Jesuits as Listeners', SSJ 18.3 (1986)

P. McDonough, Men astutely trained : a history of the Jesuits in the American century

J. OBrien, 'The Jesuits and catholic higher education', SSJ, 13.5 (1981)

L. Orsy et al., 'On thinking with the Church today', SSJ 7.1 (1975)

J. Padberg, 'Continuity and change in General Congregation XXXII', SSJ 75(1975)

R. Schroth (ed.), Jesuit spirit in a time of change

J. Sobrino et al., Companions of Jesus : the Jesuit martyrs of El Salvador

J. Tetlow, 'Jesuits' mission in higher education', SSJ 15.5(1983)

J. Tetlow, 'The Transformation of Jesuit Poverty', SSJ 18.5 (1986)


c. Some spiritual writings

P. Arrupe, Justice with faith today

P. Arrupe. One jesuit's spiritual journey

D. Berrigan, Daniel Berrigan : poetry, drama, prose

D. Berrigan, To dwell in peace

D. Berrigan, They call us dead men

G. Hughes, God of surprises

G. Hughes, Walk to Jerusalem

P. Kolvenbach, Men of God, men for others

K. Rahner, Encounters with silence

P. Teilhard de Chardin, The Divine milieu


H. Saint Ignatius

a. Ignatian texts

G. Ganss, Saint Ignatius Loyola (Classics of Western Spirituality)

A. Dulles, 'St. Ignatius and the Jesuit theological tradition', SSJ 14.21982)

J. Munitiz (ed.), Inigo discernment log-book : the spiritual diary of Saint Ignatius Loyola

H. Rahner (ed.), Saint Ignatius Loyola letters to women

W. Young (ed.), The letters of St. Ignatius of Loyola


b. St. Ignatius and his biographers.

J. Brodrick, St. Ignatius Loyola, the pilgrim years

P. Caraman, Ignatius Loyola: a biography of the founder of the Jesuits

C. Dalmases, Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Jesuits: his life and work

S. Decloux, Commentaries on the letters and spiritual diary of St. Ignatius Loyola

S. Decloux, The spiritual diary of St. Ignatius Loyola: text and commentary

A. De Nicolas, Ignatius de Loyola, powers of imagining

P. Dudon & W. Young, St. Ignatius of Loyola

H. Egan, Ignatius Loyola the mystic

M. Ivens, An approach to St. Ignatius of Loyola

G. Ganss, Ignatius of Loyola: the Spiritual exercises and selected works

G. Maron, Ignatius von Loyola: Mystik, Theologie, Kirche

W. Meissner, Ignatius of Loyola : the psychology of a saint

W. Meissner, 'Psychoanalytical autobiography: the case of Ignatius of Loyola', in Theological studies 52 (1991) p. 3-33

W. Meissner, 'The mind of Ignatius Loyola: a psychoanalytic challenge', in America 165 (1991) p. 38-42.

M. Mossa, St. Ignatius Loyola - the spiritual writings : selections annotated and explained

J. Munitiz, Inigo discernment log-book : the spiritual diary of St. Ignatius Loyola

J. Munitiz, Personal writings: reminiscences, spiritual diary, select letters including the text of the spiritual exercises

J. Olin, The autobiography of St. Ignatius of Loyola : with related documents

J. Olin, 'The idea of pilgrimage in the experience of Ignatius Loyola', in Church History 48 (1979) p. 387-397

T. O'Reilly, 'Ignatius of Loyola and the Counter-Reformation: the hagiographic tradition', in Heythrop journal 31 (1990) p. 439-470

M. Purcell, The first Jesuit, St. Ignatius of Loyola

H. Rahner (ed.), Ignatius; the man and the priest

H. Rahner, Ignatius the theologian

H. Rahner, Saint Ignatius Loyola: letters to women

H. Rahner, The vision of St. Ignatius in the chapel of La Storta

H. Ravier, Ignatius of Loyola and the founding of the Society of Jesus

J. Tellechea Idigoras, Ignatius of Loyola: the pilgrim saint

J. Toner, Spirit of light or darkness? a casebook for studying discernments of spirits

J. Tylenda (ed.), A pilgrim's journey : the autobiography of Ignatius of Loyola

F. Wulf (ed.), Ignatius of Loyola, his personality and spiritual heritage, 1556-1956


c. The Spiritual Exercises

H. Coathalem, Ignatian insights: a guide to the complete Spiritual exercises

G. Cusson, The spiritual exercises made in everyday life: a method and biblical interpretation

H. Egan, The spiritual exercises and the Ignatian mystical horizon

J. English, Spiritual freedom: from an experience of the Ignatian exercises to the art of spiritual guidance

D. Fleming, A contemporary reading of the spiritual exercises: a companion to St. Ignatius' text

D. Fleming, Draw me into your friendship: a literal translation and a contemporary reading of the spiritual exercises

D. Fleming, Like the lightning: the dynamics of the Ignatian exercises

D. Fleming, Notes on the Spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola

G. Ganss, Ignatius of Loyola: the Spiritual exercises and selected works

G. Ganss, The Spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius: a translation and commentary

R. Haight, Christian spirituality for seekers: reflections on the Spiritual exercises of Ignatius Loyola

L. Puhl, The spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius: based on studies in the language of the autograph

K. Rahner, Spiritual exercises

J. Tetlow, Choosing Christ in the world: directing the Spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola according to annotations eighteen and nineteen: a handbook

J. Tetlow, Ignatius Loyola: spiritual exercises


I. Jesuit missions and provinces

a. China

R. Attwater, Adam Schall

L.Brockey, Journey to the East: the Jesuit mission to China, 1579-1724

J. Donnelly, 'Antonio Posevinos plea for world evangelization', in Catholic historical review 74 (1988) p. 179-198

J. OMalley, 'The fourth vow in its Ignatian context', in SSJ 15.1 (1983).

J. OMalley, 'To travel to any part of the world', in SSJ 16.2 (1984)

L. Sweet, 'Colombus and the milennial vision of the New World', in Catholic Historical Review 72 (1986) p. 201-221

J. Cronin, The wise man from the west

J. Cummins, A question of rites: Friar Domingo Navarrete and the Jesuits in China

J. Cummins, 'Two missionary methods in China - Mendicant and Jesuit', in Jesuit and friar in the Spanish expansion to the East

G. Dunne, Generation of giants

M. Fontana, Matteo Ricci: A Jesuit in the Ming court

R. Hsia, A Jesuit in the Forbidden City

R. Hsia, Noble patronage and Jesuit missions: Maria Theresia von Fugger-Wellenburg (1690-1762) and Jesuit missionaries in China and Vietnam

A. Hosne, The Jesuit missions to China and Peru, 1570-1610

M. Laven, Mission to China: Matteo Ricci and the Jesuit encounter with the East

T. Morrissey, Jesuits in Hong Kong, South China and beyond

H. Rienstra (ed.), Jesuit letters from China, 1583-84

C. Ronan & B. Oh, East meets West

A. Ross, A vision betrayed : the Jesuits in Japan and China 1542-1742

P. Rule, K'ung-tzu or Confucius

T. Ryan, Jesuits in China

J. Sebes, 'The summary review of Matteo Riccis ..', in AHSI 53 (1984) p. 371-393

J. Spence, Chinese roundabout: essays in history and culture

A. Wardega, In the light and shadow of an emperor

J. Wills, 'Some Dutch sources on the Jesuit China mission 1662-1687', in AHSI 54 (1985) p. 267-294

J. Witek, Controversial ideas in China and in Europe


b. India, Tibet and Ceylon

A. Amaladoss, Jesuit presence in Indian history

E. Maclagan, The Jesuits and the Grand Mogul: Renaissance art at the Imperial Court of India, 1580-1630

L. Bermejo, Unto the Indies: life of St. Francis Xavier

J. Correia-Afonso, The Jesuits in India, 1542-1773: a short history

H. de la Costa, The Jesuits in the Philipppines, 1581-1768

W. Fernandes, 'The Jesuit contribution to social change in India', in Vidyadyoti 559 (1991) p. 309-326; 369-384

D. Ferroli, The Jesuits in Malabar

D.Ferroli, The Jesuits in Mysore

D.Mendonca, Jesuits in India: vision and challenges

S. Perera, The Jesuits in Ceylon: in the XVI and XVII centuries

V. Perniola, The Catholic church in Sri Lanka: the Portuguese period

T. Pomplun, Jesuit on the roof of the world: Ippolito Desideri's mission to eightennth century Tibet

Y. Steenhault, History of the Jesuits in West Bengal, 1921-1985


c. England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales

B. Basset, The English Jesuits from Campion to Martindale

J. Bossy, The English Catholic community, 1570-1850

T. Clancy, English Catholic books, 1641-1700: a bibliography

T. Clancy, A literary history of the English Jesuits: a century of books, 1615-1714

A. Dillon, The construction of martyrdom in the English Catholic community, 1535-1603

F. Edwards, The Jesuits in England: from 1580 to the present day

A. Martin, Henry III and the Jesuit politicians

T. McCoog, "And touching our society": fashioning Jesuit identity in Elizabethan England

T. McCoog, English and Welsh Jesuits, 1555-1650

T. McCoog, Promising hope:essays on the suppression and restoration of the English Province of the Society of Jesus

T. McCoog, The reckoned expense : Edmund Campion and the early English Jesuits

T. McCoog, The Society of Jesus In Ireland, Scotland, and England, 1589-1597

L. McRedmond, To the greater glory: a history of the Irish Jesuits

T. Morrisey, Peter Kenney, SJ, 1779-1841: the restorartion of the Jesuits in Ireland, England, Sicily and North America

R. Scully, Into the lion's den: the Jesuit mission in Elizabethan England and Wales, 1580-1603

E. Taunton, The history of the Jesuits in England, 1580-1773


d. North America

E. Anderson, The death and afterlife of the North American martyrs

C. Boly, Jesuits in profile: alive and well in the USA

R. Curran, American Jesuit spirituality: the Maryland tradition, 1634-1900

T. Hughes, History of the Society of Jesus in North America

V. Lapomarda, The Jesuits in the United States: the Italian heritage

P. McDonough, Men astutely trained: a history of the Jesuits in the American century

P. McDonough, Passionate uncertainty: inside the American Jesuits

G. McKevitt, Brokers of culture: Italian Jesuits in the American West, 1848-1919


e. Latin America

D. Berrigan, The Mission: A film journey

P. Berryman, The religious roots of rebellion

M. de Azevedo, Basic ecclesial communities in Brazil

J. Hemming, Red gold

J. Hemming, Amazon frontier

S. Mainwaring (ed.), The progressive church in Latin America

R. Ireland, Kingdoms come

J. Sobrino et al, Companions of Jesus: The Jesuit martyrs of El Salvador

E. Williamson, The Penguin history of Latin America


f. Australia

The Australian Jesuits [198-]

R. Berndt, 'The surviving influence of mission contact in the Daly River', in Neue Zeitschrift für Mission wissenschaft 18(1952)

U. Bygott, With pen and tongue

Catalogus Vice-Provinciae Australiae Societatis Jesu. 1932-1950.

Centenary in Australia of Society of Jesus : a tribute to pioneer Jesuits in South Australia 1948.

A century of Jesuit achievement, 1865-1965 [196-]

P. Dwyer, Jesuit vocations in Australia, 1932-1963

Final report of a sociological survey conducted by the Australian Province of the Society of Jesus : March 31, 1969.

A. Hamilton (ed.), Flame : Jesuits and friends in Asia Pacific today

A. Hamilton (ed.), Returning to Jesuit history : the Frank Wallace lectures.

Jesuit Brothers in Australia 1946

The Jesuit bulletin

Jesuit directory and yearbook 1926-

Jesuit life -1980.

Jesuit secondary education, 1973

A. Kelly, Jesuit pioneers : a page of Australian mission history, 1848-1901

A Necrology of Jesuits who have lived and worked in Australia. [1985].

Our Australian missions 1894-1896

A.Pattell-Gray & G.Trompf, 'Styles of Australian Aboriginal and Melanesian theology', International review of missions, 82 (1993) p. 167-188

Province news : the Society of Jesus in Australia, New Zealand, Papua-New Guinea, India

J. Pye, The Port Keats story

J. Ryan, The Society of Jesus in Australia.

D. Strong, The Australian dictionary of Jesuit biography 1848-1998

D. Strong, Jesuits in Australia : an ethnographic history of the Society of Jesus in Australia

D. Strong, A social and cultural history of the Society of Jesus in Australia, 1930-1970


J. Jesuit Education

R. Blackwell, Galileo, Bellarmine and the Bible

R. Bonachea, Jesuit higher education: essays on an American tradition of excellence

D. Brackley, The Christian university and liberation: the challenge of the UCA

M. Buckley, Faith, discovery, service: perspectives on Jesuit education

M. Buckley, The Catholic university as promise and project: reflections in a Jesuit idiom

J. Donahue, Jesuit education: an essay on the foundation of its idea

A. Farrell, The Jesuit code of liberal education

A. Farrell, Objectives and procedures of Jesuit education

G. Ganss, St. Ignatius' idea of a Jesuit university

D. Hassel, City of wisdom

T. Hughes, Loyola and the educational system of the Jesuits

Jesuit Educational quarterly

P. Kolvenbach, The characteristics of Jesuit education

W. LaCroix, The Jesuit spirit of education: Ignatius, tradition and today's questions

W. Leahy, Adapting to America: Catholics, Jesuits, and higher education in the twentieth century

A. McGovern, Jesuit education and Jesuit spirituality

T. Muir, Stonyhurst College 1953-1993

G. Naik, Jesuit education in India

J. O'Brien, 'The Jesuits and catholic higher education', in SSJ 13.5 (1981)

W. OBrien (ed.), Jesuit education and the cultivation of virtue

J. Padberg, Colleges in controversy: the Jesuit schools in France from revival to suppression 1815-1880

J. Sauve, Jesuit education, its sources and inspiration, Ignatian spirituality

J. Tetlow, 'Jesuits' mission in higher education', in SSJ 15.5 (1983)

G. Traub, A Jesuit education reader

M. Tripole, Jesuit education 21: conference proceedings on the future of Jesuit higher education, 25-29 June 1999

M. Tripole, Promise renewed: Jesuit higher education for a new millenium

M. Williams, The Venerable English College Rome

K. Jesuit Formation

P. Arrupe, One Jesuit's spiritual journey: autobiographical conversations with Jean-Claude Dietsch

P. Becker et al, 'Changes in US Jesuit membership, 1958-1975', SSJ 9.1-2 (1977)

J. Becker, The re-formed Jesuits

C. Boley, Jesuits in profile

A. Dulles, 'Jesuits and theology', Theological studies 52 (1991) p. 524-538

J. L'Heureux, Picnic in Babylon

P. McDonough, Men astutely trained. A history of the Jesuits in the American century

A. Martin, 'Vocational crises and the crisis in vocations among Jesuits in France during the sixteenth century', Catholic historical review 72 (1986) p. 201-221

J. Padberg, 'Continuity and change in General Congregation XXXII', SSJ 7.5 (1975)


L. Jesuits and the arts

R. Aguilo (ed.), Jesuits and mass media : who's who of Jesuits involved in the fields of film, radio, TV, audio-visual aids, press, drama, schools of communication

G.A. Bailey, Art on the Jesuit missions in Asia and Latin America, 1542-1773

G.A. Bailey, Between Renaissance and Baroque : Jesuit art in Rome, 1565-1610

D. Berrigan, Poetry, drama, prose

R. Dimler, The Jesuit emblem : bibliography of secondary literature with select commentary and descriptions

J. Manning and M. Van Vaeck (eds.), The Jesuits and the emblem tradition : selected papers of the 4th Leuven International Emblem Conference, 18-23 August, 1996

W. McCabe, An introduction to the Jesuit theater : a posthumous work

J. O'Malley et al, The Jesuits : cultures, sciences, and the arts, 1540-1773

J. O'Malley & G.A. Bailey (eds.), The Jesuits and the arts, 1540-1773

J. Smith, Sensuous worship : Jesuits and the art of the early Catholic Reformation in Germany

J. Rock, Terpsichore at Louis-le-Grand : Baroque dance on a Jesuit stage in Paris

R. Wittkower & I. Jaffe, Baroque art: the Jesuit contribution.


M. Jesuits and the sciences

M. Asua, Science in the vanished Arcadia: knowledge of nature in the Jesuit missions of Paraguay and Rio de la Plata

R. Blackwell, Galileo, Bellarmine, and the Bible : including a translation of Foscarini's Letter on the motion of the earth

M. Feingold, Jesuit science and the republic of letters

M. Feingold, The new science and Jesuit science : seventeenth century perspectives

M. Hellyer, Catholic physics : Jesuit natural philosophy in early modern Germany

J. MacDonnell, Jesuit geometers : a study of fifty-six prominent Jesuit geometers during the first two centuries of Jesuit history

A.L. Martin, Plague? Jesuit accounts of epidemic disease in the 16th century

J. O'Malley et al. (eds.), The Jesuits : cultures, sciences, and the arts, 1540-1773

W. Wallace, Galileo and his sources : the heritage of the Collegio Romano in Galileo's science

J.V.M. Welie & J.L. Kissell (eds.), Jesuit health sciences and the promotion of justice : an invitation to a discussion

N. Jesuit spirituality

A. Hamilton (ed.), Congregations, Generals and Jesuit spirituality

T. Daly, Deepest longings : experience of the spiritual exercises : Mary Ward's Ignatian way

J. Toner, Discerning God's will : Ignatius of Loyola's teaching on Christian decision making

D. Lonsdale, Eyes to see, ears to hear : an introduction to Ignatian spirituality

T. Daly, Faith & freedom : religious education through Ignatian spirituality

R. Modras, Ignatian humanism : a dynamic spirituality for the 21st century

A. Brou, Ignatian methods of prayer

Ignatian spirituality and mission

T. Spidlik (et al), Ignatian spirituality : four essays

G. Schner (ed), Ignatian spirituality in a secular age

Ignatian spirituality in Jesuit apostolate : international symposium, Rome, 1-7 April, 1991

G. Traub (ed), An Ignatian spirituality reader

Ignatian spirituality since CG 32 : articles, reports, bibliographies

C. Healey, The Ignatian way : key aspects of Jesuit spirituality

A. Brou, The Ignatian way to God

P. Jacob, The inspirational sources of our Jesuit charism

A. McGovern, Jesuit education and Jesuit spirituality

G. Ganss (ed), Jesuit religious life today : the principal features of its spirit, in excerpts from papal documents, St. Ignatius' Constitutions, the 31st and 32nd General Congregations, and letters of Father General Pedro Arrupe /

J. O'Malley, J.Padberg and V. O'Keefe, Jesuit spirituality : a now and future resource

J. Tetlow, Making choices in Christ : the foundations of Ignatian spirituality

P. Divarkar, Placed with Christ : the making of an apostle : reflections on Ignatian missionary spirituality

J. Futrell, Reflections on some issues in Jesuit spirituality today

C. Starkloff (ed.), The road from La Storta : Peter-Hans Kolvenbach, S.J., on Ignatian spirituality

T.M. Gallagher, Spiritual consolation : an Ignatian guide for the greater discernment of spirits

J. English, Spiritual intimacy and community : an Ignatian view of the small faith community

D.L. Fleming (ed.), A Spirituality for contemporary life : the Jesuit heritage today

Studies in the spirituality of Jesuits

W.W. Meissner, To the greater glory : a psychological study of Ignatian spirituality