Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Francois Fenelon Articles

Use of Time

I understand that what you wish of me is not merely to establish great principles to prove the need of using your time well...

Christian Recreation

You should not feel troubled, it seems to me, about the diversions in which you cannot avoid taking part. Many people want to make the worst of everything, and who are upset continually, increasing their loathing of the amusements which they have to endure.

Resignation

Golden chains are no less chains, than are chains of iron. A person may be exposed to envy and deserves to be pitied for it.

Crosses

God is ingenious in making us crosses. He makes them of iron and of lead, which are heavy in themselves. He makes them of straw which seems to weigh nothing, and which are less difficult to carry. He makes them of gold and of precious stones...

Mortification and Recollection

We do not always need to follow the spirit of mortification and recollection, which tends to withdraw us from social relationships, and we do not always need to pursue our zeal to lead others to God.

Faults and Temptations

You understand that many faults are voluntary in different degrees, even though they are not committed with a deliberate intention of failing God.

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The only way to freedom is through God.

The Antichrist and the BEAST

The world is going to be wiped clean of all sinners and everything that opposes God and his way of life.

The Antichrist and the BEAST

The BEAST comes up out of Hell (the Abyss) and destroys much of the world. How and when did he get into Hell?

Transforming Love – Part 9 – Experiencing God in Prayer

True love for God will transform you as love transforms every relationship. God is love so it is so very easy to love him.

Violence to Oneself

"We must violently take hold of ourselves and forcefully demand of ourselves that we remain in communion with our Lord.