• “How very narrow is the gate that leads to a life in God! (Mt 7:14) How little one must be to pass through it, it being nothing else but death to self! But when we have passed through it, what enlargement do we find! David said, ‘He brought me forth also in a large place’ (Ps. 18:19). And it was through humiliation and abasement that he was brought there.” – from Madame Guyon’s autobiography Ch. 22

Fenelon Letters to Women

Freedom From Self by Francis Fenelon

As long as we are centered in self, we shall be a prey to the contradiction, the wickedness, and injustice… Continue reading

God to Be Served in Ordinary Ways by Francis Fenelon

We must think how to repair the interior disorder of which you complain. The too earthly conduct of others… Continue reading

ON SOME DIFFICULTIES OF TEMPERAMENT.

XCIII. 

You are good; you want to be better, and you are making 
great efforts in the details of life… Continue reading 

HOW TO USE SEASONS OF SPIRITUAL PEACE.

XCI 

I AM very glad that your retreat has been so satisfactory, 
and that God gives you so much inward… Continue reading 

HOW TO BEAR WITH OTHERS.

LXXXV1I. 

... IN order to be satisfied even with the best people, 
we need to be content with little, and… Continue reading 

LUKEWARMNESS.

LXXXVI. 

WHAT a relief it would be only to see those who are 
really friends in God's Sight, and to… Continue reading 

TEARFULNESS.

CVL 

Do not be afraid ; you insult God by mistrusting His 
Goodness ; He knows better than you what… Continue reading 

SELF-CONSCIOUSNESS.

CV. 

I QUITE understand that all your troubles come from 
excessive self-consciousness, and from letting yourself be 
too much guided… Continue reading 

HOW TO ACCEPT ALL GOD’S DEALINGS THANKFULLY.

CIV. 

GOD loves you, since He is so jealous over you and so 
watchful in bringing home to you even… Continue reading 

TO A LADY, CONCERNING CERTAIN FAMILY DIFFICULTIES.


IT is true that you are too much self-absorbed, too keenly 
perceptive through a touchy fastidiousness, too ready to 
be… Continue reading 
  • “Christ makes it clear that we cannot love both Him and the things that charm and ravish this world. We cannot be dazzled by the images of pop-culture and captivated by the King of all kings” – Leslie Ludy

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The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Spirit be with you all. Amen. — 2 Corinthians 13:14 (NKJV)

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