Francis de Sales
If you are a first reader of Francis de Sales you will love this collection of his writings because it shows that his thought is wholly applicable to contemporary conditions. If instead you are already a fan of Francis, Power's work will prove to be the perfect refresher.
Finding God Wherever You Are presents an inviting variety of writings from the great spiritual teacher Francis de Sales. It even features some specially chosen excerpts from his personal letters. Power has expertly chosen the selections so that they are brief yet sat the same time full of insight, making this book perfect for daily reading. He begins with an informative introduction explaining how the pieces chosen relate to Francis and his dynamic spirituality.
"Selections from Francis correspondence and his books, The Introduction to the Devout Life, and Treatise on the Love of God. Anyone seeking a deeper relationship with God, and practical ways of carrying out this devotion in daily life, will find this book valuable.”
"A selection of writings from this spiritual master to help in our search of concrete ways to deepen our response to God in the twentieth century world.”
About the Author
Joseph F. Power is the director of De Sales Resource Center near Niagara Falls, New York. He is the co-author of Francis de Sales, Jane de Chantal Letters of Spiritual Direction in the Paulist Press "Classics of Western Spirituality" series and has also published articles in various publications on related themes.
|Publication Date||Jan 31, 1993|
|Author||Joseph F. Power, OSFS (ed.)|