Christian Perfection has 21 ratings and 3 reviews. Fenelon just really understood the heart of God and how to bear down on the walk with the Lord; as well as. Results 1 – 30 of 39 Christian Perfection by Fenelon, Francois de Salignac de La Mothe: and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now. Get this from a library! Christian perfection. [François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon].
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Yes, he speaks in a different way that we do today and it takes more effort to follow his thoughts; but maybe we ought to train ourselves to follow and reflect on deep spiritual thoughts again. One person found this helpful. James marked it as to-read Jan 31, Pat Loughery marked it as to-read Nov 17, Mar 29, Jeremiah rated it it was amazing Shelves: See all 6 reviews. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.
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His deep love for the Lord Jesus and his willingness to to suffer whatever necessary to learn from Him shows through in every word. Watch as your devotional time sprouts with fresh insights and vigor.
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Christian Perfection: Devotional Reflections on the Christian Life
This little gem perfectioj a treasure. Get this book if you can Nathanael rated it it was amazing Nov 26, He today is remembered mostly as one of the main advocates of quietism and as the author of The Adventures of Telemachus, a scabrous attack on the French monarchy, first chrisian in Newly Translated from the French by Mr.
There are very few books today that even get close to this kind of life that Fenelon was after. Fenelon leaves no room for this type of thinking.
I wish that this book could be in wider circulation, because it communicates in a tone that is of a sincere, caring person. Bruce marked it as to-read Nov 22, What perfevtion it so special is that it brings to focus what it means to take up one’s cross, what it means to seek the Christoan in prayer, and what it takes to maintain a heart devoted to godly service, even when the human heart is inclined to do otherwise.
Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 6: My addition is that many christions today are hungry for God. Pere La Combe, the spiritual director of Madame Guyon, wrote the final work, Spiritual Maximswhich emphasizes the importance of desire and love for God. Jun 05, Bob Flores rated it it was amazing Shelves: Fred Thoren rated it it was amazing Mar 12, Because of this position, he gained much influence at the chistian. For anyone who is sick and tired of seeing in person or on TV fwnelon individuals, including the supposed followers of Christ who communicate to others that they are more entitled to forming opinions or pursuing happiness than those around them, this book is for you.
Christian Perfection: Devotional Reflections on the Christian Life by François Fénelon
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English Choose a language for shopping. Get to Know Us. It is arguably the best devotional masterpiece ever put forth on this planet. Fortunately, Christian Perfection teaches or communicates in a traditional tone that reveres God’s holiness and that acknowledges man’s shortcomings on a very intimate and personal level.
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. However, the church urged Fenelon to condemn Guyon, for her attitude towards mysticism sparked concerns of heresy.
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