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136 People in sitter grouping: Jesuits

Dedicated to living life by their motto ad maiorem Dei gloriam - For the greater glory of God, members of the exclusively male Jesuit society, founded in 1521 by Ignatius Loyola, take vows of poverty, chastity and obedience, with many working with the poor, as missionaries or in education. Followers of the Roman Catholic faith, the Jesuits have often been regarded with mistrust, particularly in Protestant Elizabethan England, where they were seen as representing a foreign Catholic threat. They woul

Simon Acosta

died 1570
Jesuit missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

William Allen

1532-1594
Cardinal; Jesuit
Sitter in 6 portraits

Vincenti Alvar

died 1606
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Alvarus

died 1571
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Emmanuel Alvarus

died 1570
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Ferdinandus Alvarus

died 1571
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Franciscus Alvarus

died 1570
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Gaspar Alvarus

died 1570
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Didacus Andrada

died 1570
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Rodulphus Aquiviva

died 1583
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Maiorica Aragonensis

died 1570
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Michael Aragonus

died 1571
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Franciscus Aranea

died 1583
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Edmund Arrowsmith

1585-1628
Jesuit
Sitter in 2 portraits

Ignatius Azevedo

1527-1570
Jesuit Missionary and Martyr
Sitter in 1 portrait

Ioannes Baeza

died 1570
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

William Barrow (William Waring)(William Harcourt)

circa 1609-1679
Jesuit
Sitter in 4 portraits

Alexius Belgadius

died 1570
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Petrus Bernus

died 1583
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait

Ferdinando Bracarensis

died 1570
Jesuit Missionary
Sitter in 1 portrait