Born: December 24, 1491
Birthplace: Loyola, Gipuzkoa, Basque Country, Kingdom of Castille (Present-day Spain)
Died: July 31, 1556
Occupation: Hermit, Knight, Priest, and Theologian
Profile: Founder of the Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Canonized by Pope Gregory XV (May 22, 1622).
Number of Quotes: 1
Teach us, good Lord, to serve Thee as Thou deservest;
To give and not to count the cost;
To fight and not to heed the wounds;
To toil and not to seek for rest;
To labour and not to ask for any reward
Save that of knowing that we do Thy will.