By linking together a series of brilliantly chosen texts from the early centuries of the early centuries of the Church, the author lays bare the roots of the deeply mystical spirituality that has flourished among Christians throughout the ages. This is a book that will appeal to anyone who is interested in the field of spirituality; it is a masterly contribution to Christian scholarship.
read this book for the same reason you read the Bible because we find there an articulation of intimacy with God. Abraham and Moses have experiences of God; the writers of Genesis and Exodus relate the experiences of God... read this book and enrich yourself
Saint Augustine On Christian Belief
The seven works of Saint Augustine that are contained in this volume all deal with the problem of faith in God. They were written over the course of three decades, beginning with True Religion (390) and extending to the Enchiridion on Faith, Hope and Charity (c.421).
imitation of Christ
in an ever-changing world, what does it mean to truly follow? for more than five centuries, Christians have found in the imitation of Christ a practical and yet profound answer. the answers you seek may lie there it, buy and read
Imitation of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
this spirituality book pres3ents before us the entire school of true Christian holiness and the means and exercises necessary to attain sanctity. as no one shall enter heaven who is not perfect, then if we wish to attain to that perfection which will gain us entrance to eternal happiness with the blessed Trinity, with Jesus, with Our Lady, st. Joseph and all the saints and angels, we need to start in earnest and with a sure method to correct every aspect of our lives.