Taken from the book of the same title by DOM LORENZO SCUPOLI The Spiritual Combat is known as one of the greatest classics in ascetic theology, along. The Spiritual Combat has ratings and 17 reviews. Walter said: The Spiritual Combat is a manual of the spiritual life written by Dom Lorenzo Scupoli. The Spiritual Combat. Dom Lorenzo Scupoli. Translated by. William Lester and Robert Paul Mohan. by Newman Bookshop, New York, US. This work is.
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S rated it it was amazing Mar 03, Everyone sins, and without the Grace of Christ we are powerless to resist it. I am a Protestant and there is more than enough guidance for me and other non-Catholics in the lorenoz due to the author’s practical standpoint.
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I buy these books by the pile and share with friends, family, and strangers. Fill sppiritual your details below or click an icon to log in: We want a new life, but that new life demands an effort on comba part, and it is an effort in which we are reluctant to engage. After all, that’s how I came into possession of my first copy.
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There is no escape from this battle, loorenzo not to fight is to lorehzo taken prisoner or be slain. Great book aimed at fighting the vices in ones life!
This work is lesser known that Thomas a Kempis’ Imitation of Christ, but in my eyes it is its equal in terms of quality, and perhaps its slight superior in terms of applicability for most non-monastic Christians.
Keep in mind that when one virtue grows, the rest grow also. Return to top of page. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.
Spiritual Combat by Lorenzo Scupoli
Good feelings are silent. The author outlines the steps and aids confession spiritjal, communion, among others to help us be victorious in our daily quest for sanctity.
The World’s First Love: It provides practical ways to battle against personal sin and draw closer to Jesus Christ, the one, true God. Until now there were as much as editions of The Spiritual Combat. The Battle of Peace devil hates our peace. Meditate on the great love shown in the Eucharist. The devil will inspire great desires in us that are not within our reach to create despair.
Silence is a great weapon in our unseen battle and is a wonderful help to attain virtues. I cimbat never stop reading this book. Read reviews that mention spiritual combat thought provoking must read closer to god spiritual life daily life spiritual guide great book practical battle christian scupoli advice chapter classic fighting helpful lives living truth.
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They can be an occasion for the devil to lead us astray, to self-love, vanity and false virtue. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. The feelings which seek expression in words sporitual mostly egotistical.
Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Lorenxo no to the bad, but also what makes us spiritually soft. Just like Introduction to the Devout Life, this book should spirutual certainly be read yearly, at a minimum. Robert Treiber rated it liked it Feb 04, In the 19th century, Russian monk Theophanes paraphrased it, writing The Invisible Fighta book which had big influence on the Orthodox Church.
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There is no possibility for a truce taking who our enemies are.