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Courage in Chaos: Francis de Sales (MOBI)
Courage in Chaos: Francis de Sales (MOBI)

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164152 

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9780819816214  

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0819816213  

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How can I live my beliefs in a chaotic world? How do I find balance when everything around me is changing?

About this Book:

"It is easier to catch flies with a teaspoon of honey than with a barrel full of vinegar." Saint Francis de Sales wrote these wise words-and lived them-in the midst of the changes and difficulties of his own time. His spirit of hope and interior freedom, his confidence in God's love were the foundations of his activity. They enabled him to meet challenges with unflappable kindness, cheerfulness and humor, steadfast to the end.

During his lifetime, Saint Francis de Sales influenced thousands of people. They looked to him for guidance in facing their daily problems. This required a calm trust born of deep faith. Even today his counsel-offered with respect, precision, wisdom and great wit-provides the reader with practical ways to find inner peace and courage. With our hands clasped in God's, like Francis, we will never walk alone.

Compiled by Kathryn Hermes, FSP

Foreword by Paulamarie Splaine, FSP

Chapters include:

  • Be Just and Fair
  • Be Not Too Anxious
  • True Discipleship
  • The Need for Patience
  • Avoid Vanity and Ambition
  • Cast Yourself on God
  • Soften Your Sorrow
  • Unite Perfectly to Divine Goodness
  • Be Content

    Each volume of the Classic Wisdom Collection provides time-tested spiritual guidance for living a Christian life.

    Explore all the titles in the Classic Wisdom Collection:

    Comfort in Hardship: Wisdom from Thérèse of Lisieux
    Courage in Chaos: Wisdom from Francis de Sales
    Inner Peace: Wisdom from Jean-Pierre de Caussade
    Life's Purpose: Wisdom from John Henry Newman
    Path of Holiness: Wisdom from Catherine of Siena
    Peace in Prayer: Wisdom from Teresa of Avila
    Secrets of the Spirit: Wisdom from Luis Martinez
    A Simple Life: Wisdom from Jane Frances de Chantal
    Solace in Suffering: Wisdom from Thomas à Kempis
    Strength in Darkness: Wisdom from John of the Cross 

    About the Author:

    Saint Francis de Sales was ordained bishop of Geneva-Annecy at the age of thirty-five and carried out this office with kindness, integrity and courageous administration. He continues to be revered for his many writings and for founding, with Saint Jane Frances de Chantal, the Institute of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin (Visitation Sisters).



    Product Details:

    Publisher: Pauline Books & Media
    Publication Date: 01/2012
    Format: MOBI
    File Size: 830 KB
    Pages: 112

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