Jesuit Pope Marks Feast of Jesuit Saint Peter Favre

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Pope Francis on Saturday celebrated the feast of St. Peter Favre, theĀ first follower of the founder of the Society of Jesus. St. Peter was the first of St. Ignatius’ followers, as Ignatius set the foundations for what would become the Society of Jesus.
Some compare Pope Francis, the first Jesuit Pope, to St. Pe…

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