A.M.D.G.

For the glory of God

The Motto of the Society of Jesus

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Definitions

This slogan, perhaps more than any other, identifies the religious purpose of all Ignatian endeavors. In these four Latin words, we are reminded to live our lives for the greater glory of God and called to honor, praise and thank the God who created the world for goodness, unity and love.

When we acknowledge that everything is for God’s greater glory, the quest for power, wealth and knowledge we often witness today is transformed into the desire to give glory to God by placing ourselves and our resources at the service of others and especially those most in need of help.

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Renditions

Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam
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All Glory - Matt Redman (featuring Kierra Sheard)
All Glory - Matt Redman (featuring Kierra Sheard)
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Glory to God - William Matthews
Glory to God - William Matthews
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Great are You Lord (Cover) - One Sonic Society
Great are You Lord (Cover) - One Sonic Society
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Simplicity - Rend Collective
Simplicity - Rend Collective
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In Christ Alone (Cover) - Sneha and Santosh Abraham
In Christ Alone (Cover) - Sneha and Santosh Abraham