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Introduction to the Devout Life
     

Introduction to the Devout Life

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by St. Francis de Sales
 

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First Part: Containing counsels and exercises requisite for the guidance of the soul from her first desire of the devout life until she be brought to a full resolution to embrace it. Purgation, Meditation. Second Part: Containing divers counsels for the elevation of the soul to God by prayer and the sacraments. Third: Containing sundry counsels concerning

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First Part: Containing counsels and exercises requisite for the guidance of the soul from her first desire of the devout life until she be brought to a full resolution to embrace it. Purgation, Meditation. Second Part: Containing divers counsels for the elevation of the soul to God by prayer and the sacraments. Third: Containing sundry counsels concerning the exercise of virtues. Fourth: Containing counsels for combating the more ordinary temptations. Fifth: Containing exercises and counsels for renewing the soul and confirming her in devotion.

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ISBN-13:
9780557648467
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
08/31/2010
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
696,337
File size:
1 MB

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Introduction to the Devout Life 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 20 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
St. Francis de Sales in this timeless classic directs the average person in the spiritual life to a deeper union with Jesus Christ.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
St. Francis teaches how to conduct all aspects of our lives in a way that orders them toward a closer relationship with God. A must for those seeking to deepen their faith.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I like it, but the chapters are incredibly short. :/
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Cool!
momm3SM More than 1 year ago
many spiritual books are difficult to read and sometimes hard to follow. in this book the author is easy to read and follow. he also has a good understanding of "real life". a good book to read a little at a time and contemplate....
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Yeah. Try to make these longer. Including emotions of characters would work.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Okay! Off we go, then, to proposed roads!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
But... there's no such things as med cat assistants. ;-; Fine. I canbe the apprentice. And wait for you to DIE. But wait... people take a long time to kill their characters, especially their favourites. Meh. Okay, let's go there naooo.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Ooh. She thirsty! This is pretteh good!