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Christian simplicity in St. Theṙese the place of St. Theṙese of Lisieux inChristian spirituality. by Michael Day

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Published by Burns, Oates & Washbourne .
Written in English


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Essays reprinted from "Sicut Parvuli.".

The Physical Object
Pagination133p.,20cm
Number of Pages133
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18750769M

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This book is unique because it contains many insights into St. Therese and her theology from her letters and the writings of her cousin. It reveals her as a very intelligent reader and interpreter of St. John of the Cross with both the important spiritual teachings but also his Reviews: 2. Who could describe as “sweet” the reading of a book that gives an account of the rise of the Anti-Christ, the tribulations that will mark the end times, followed by meditations on death. Welcome to Christian Simplicity “Still others, like seed sown among thorns, hear the word; but the worries of this life, the deceitfulness of wealth and the desires for other things come in and choke the word, making it unfruitful.” — Mark NIV. As I mentioned before, living in Christian simplicity would be easier to understand and to practice if we could only reduce it to a system of external rules. However, an outer expression of true simplicity must necessarily flow from the inner resources. Without an inner simplicity, all external efforts are in vain.