Prior to writing his great classic,the return of the prodigal son, Henri Nouwen suffered an enormous personal lost and breakdown that took him away from his home in the I’Arche Daybreak community for a period of seven months. His thoughts were intense, raw and deeply private, and ultimately revealed to him the passionate drama of parenthood, filial duty, rivalry, anger and unconditional love on display in Rembrandt’s painting.
Interior Castle St Teresa Of Avila
Interior Castle describes the seven stages of union with God. Using everyday Language to explain difficult theological concepts, Teresa of Avila compares the contemplative life to a castle with seven chambers. Tracing the passage of the soul through each successive chamber, she draws a powerful picture of the path toward spiritual perfection.
Abandonment To Divine Providence
this special volume of the famous spiritual treatise also includes the many insightful letters of father de Caussade on the practice of self abandonment. These numerous letters provide a great additional source of wisdom and practical guidance for how to grow in abandonment and to deepen our union with God in our daily lives.
The Judas Syndrome
This condition of recurring heresy is the Judas Syndrome: it betrayed Christ unto death, and it afflicts the church and the world unto this day. In these pages, author Thomas Colyandro investigates seven of history's most harmful and seductive heresies, and reveals how they have indeed returned to menace the church once more.
Evidence Of Satan In The Modern World
Evidence Of Satan In The Modern World. The devil's deepest wile is to persuade us that he dose not exist. Using Baudelaire's well known phrase as a starting point, Msgr. Leon Cristiani has amassed convincing proof that the Devil does indeed exist and that he continues to manifest his his presence in the modern world.