Introduction to the Devout Life

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"The writings of Francis de Sales… are a bright light in the Church, pointing out to souls an easy and safe way to arrive at the perfection of a Christian life." (Breviarium Romanum). AN INTRODUCTION TO THE DEVOUT LIFE is a work intended to lead "Philothea", the soul living in the world (all souls), in the path of true devotion. Part I instructs the soul on how to free itself from all affection for sin; in Part II, the Saint teaches how to be united to God by prayer and the sacraments; Part III addresses the practice of virtue; Part IV strengthens against temptation; and Part V teaches the soul how to form its resolutions and to persevere. In his Bull proclaiming Francis de Sales an official Doctor of the Church, Pope Pius IX calls the Saint "The Master and Restorer of Sacred Eloquence" Introduction to the Devout Life is an approachable, timeless masterpiece of psychology, practical morality, and common sense composed by one of the greatest Saints... More > in the history of the Faith.< Less
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First E-Saint Library EPub Format Universal eBook Reader Edition
August 31, 2010
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