- a city in NE Spain: contains a cave used as the spiritual retreat of St Ignatius Loyola. Pop: 67 269 (2003 est)
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During a violent fever at Manresa, he thought he was near his death.The Autobiography of St. Ignatius
Saint Ignatius Loyola
Between Manresa and Lrida, the only town of any importance is Cervera.Some Account of Gothic Architecture in Spain
George Edmund Street
Meanwhile, novitiates were established at Loyola, Manresa and Seville.
It may be noted that the "Exercises" were not produced at Manresa in the form in which we have them now.
Manresa is of course for ever associated with the name of Loyola.Glories of Spain
Charles W. Wood