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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Adam Mcphail marked it as to-read Sep 04, This book is similar to The Imitation of Christ, though the I first heard about this book as a recommendation from A. Maxims of the Saints.
Christina marked it as to-read Jan 18, The two of them swiftly became very close friends. There are very few books today that even get close to this kind of life that Fenelon was after. What makes it so special is that it brings to focus what it means to take up one’s christin, what it means to seek the Lord in prayer, and what it takes to maintain a heart devoted to godly service, even when the human heart is inclined to do otherwise.
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Christian Perfection: Devotional Reflections on the Christian Life by François Fénelon
Mary Garcia is currently reading it Feb 26, For anyone who is sick and tired of seeing in person or on TV those individuals, including the supposed followers perfecgion 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. Though this clergyman lived centuries ago, Francois Fenelon could deliver religious themes that are irrespective of time.
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Unfortunately, many of our so-called Christian leaders of today claim to have special visions or revelations about what is right while simultaneously undercutting public and private figures with the brand of almost Phariseelike behavior that Jesus preached against. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Paperbackpages. Want to Read saving…. I share those concerns, and I think that many of these latest trends are disturbing, for they seem geared to establishing legalistic modes of thought that are put forth by evangelists who have forsaken traditional doctrines and who want to influence the masses, telling them what to perfeection and what to believe without giving them room to analyze or critique.
John of the Cross. His deep love for the Lord Jesus and his willingness to to suffer whatever necessary to learn from Him shows through in every word.
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It is a shame that this perfectioon is so hard to find. Perhaps only rivaled by Loyola, and De Sales? Showing of 6 reviews.
For the past few years, there have been concerns about how people are suddenly finding a sudden, albeit maniacal, interest in religion or how some have become so involved with born again charismatic movements that they are “wearing their faith on their sleeve”. Floyd added it Mar 24, Christian Perfection Classic Reprint. If you’re Catholic, perfect. All in all, if you know in your heart that there is more in the life of being a follower of Jesus, and the teachings of today don’t quite satisfy your appetite, let Fenelon teach you.
If Solomon was the wisest man to ever live, Fenelon must be a close runner up when it comes to teaching spiritual truths.
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