As St Augustine notes when we pray we speak to God: when we read scripture,God speak to us. The key to enriching our prayer is learning the language of Christianity, and the most effective way to learn the language of Christianity is an ancient technique known as lectio divina (divine reading).
The Invisible World
Anthony Destefano brings to life, the hidden world God has created for us, a world that surrounds us but is difficult for even the most convinced Christian to get in touch with, much less the seeker or nonbeliever. And he does this in a more vivid and realistic way than i would have thought possible.
The Five Wounds Of Saint Francis
Many Saints have borne Stigmata woulds resembling Christ's crucifixion wounds. Some of them have written about the experience. Theologians have certainly pondered the meaning of the phenomenon.
Christian Perfection And Contemplation
Christian Perfection And Contemplation is a treatise on the operation of grace in the soul that clearly and skillfully explains the principles of the spiritual life according to St. Thomas Aquinas, sacred scripture and other traditional Catholic sources.
consoling thoughts on eternity
DateDecember 9, 2020 CategoryINSPIRATIONAL/CHRISTIAN LIVING
In consoling thoughts on eternity, st Francis de sales, the beloved doctor of the church, speaks to us of the Christian manner in which we should mourn those whom we have lost. taken mostly from the letters of the saints, this masterful work gives us the consolation he offered to parents on the deaths of their sons, to a lady on the death of her father, a wife on the death of her husband, and others mourning their loved ones. read and enrich yourself..