Grace-Filled Moments

Grace-Filled Moments

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ISBN-13: 9780879738990
Publisher: Our Sunday Visitor (IN)
Publication date: 03/28/2001
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 5.28(w) x 7.25(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments11
Preface13
How to Use Grace-Filled Moments16
Section 1The Soul of Woman Must Be Expansive ... and open to all human beings23
Woman: Fearfully and Wonderfully Made24
Womanly Ways27
The Mystery of Woman30
The Womb of Woman33
The Soul of Woman36
The Nature of Woman39
Woman's Gift42
Woman's Spiritual Call46
Section 2The Soul of Woman Must Be Quiet ... so that no weak flame will be extinguisbed by stormy winds49
The Perfect Woman50
On Worship and Fulfillment53
Raising Our Hearts and Minds to God57
The Words of My Heart60
The Bouquet of Prayer63
The Vigilant Soul66
Prayer and Love69
Section 3The Soul of Woman Must Be Warm ... so as not to benumb fragile buds73
Woman: Full of Grace74
Womanly Influence in the World78
Nurturing Life81
Loving Those in Our Midst84
Life-Giving Words87
Self-Giving Love91
A Consoling Angel95
Section 4The Soul of Woman Must Be Clear ... so that no vermin will settle in dark corners and recesses99
Crystal Clear100
Self-Knowledge: A Necessity for Holiness103
Know Thyself: The Examination of Conscience106
Know Thyself: The Particular Examine109
The Gravity of Sin112
"A Communion of Sin"116
Confession: The Sacrament of Mercy and Healing119
Section 5The Soul of Woman Must Be Self-Contained ... so that no invasions from without can peril the inner life123
The Peril of Lukewarmness124
The Peril of Worldly Attachments128
The Peril of Self-Indulgence131
The Peril of Interior Wounds134
The Peril of an Unforgiving Heart138
The Peril of Discouragement142
The Peril of Suffering146
Section 6The Soul of Woman Must Be Empty of Itself ... in order that extraneous life may have room in it151
To Seek, To Embrace, To Bring Life152
Faithful and True155
The Global Heart of Woman158
The Womb of Woman's Heart161
The Profit of Woman's Soul165
A Heart Open to All168
Love for All Eternity171
Section 7The Soul of Woman Must Be Mistress of Itself ... so that the entire person is readily at the disposal of every call175
Called and Gifted: Woman in the World176
The Transforming Power of Intercessory Prayer180
Transforming Deeds184
Transforming Love187
The Transforming Effect of Good Example191
Blossoms of a Fruitful Effort194
The Transforming Effect of Woman in the Modern World197
Section 8The Soul of Woman ... Mary and the feminine ideal201
The Ideal Woman202
The Soul of Woman: A Final Reflection206
Appendix211
Bibliography253

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A beautifully designed book,filled with meditations drawn from the Saints, Scripture and Johnnette.