Download Abandonment to Divine Providence - Jean-Pierre de Caussade pdf

Abandonment to Divine Providence


French writer JEAN PIERRE DE CAUSSADE (1675-1751) believed that the present moment is holy and that people should abandon themselves to present, a stance that is it stark contrast to the Catholic focus on the future and life after death. For de Caussade, living in the moment meant having a complete trust and faith in God, for God's will defined and guided all things. The practical advice contained in his guidebook for the faithful was originally a series of letters written for the Nuns of the Visitation of Nancy, meant to help them navigate the confusing and difficult work of spiritual enlightenment, and comes together here in two distinct parts, one for the theoretical foundations of abandoning oneself to the present moment and one with practical advice on how to live such a life. Though a departure from the standard Christian perspective, Abandonment to Divine Providence remains a deeply spiritual work with a message that many Christians may find freeing and inspiring.

Author: Jean-Pierre de Caussade
Pages: 404 pages
Format: PDF
Size: 12.78 Mb
Download

Dear visitor, you went to the site as unregistered user.
We recommend that you create or enter the site your name.

Add a comment

Name:*
E-Mail:
Bold Italic Underline Strike | Align left Center Align right | Insert smilies Insert link URLInsert protected URL Select color | Add Hidden Text Insert Quote Convert selected text from selection to Cyrillic (Russian) alphabet Insert spoiler
Enter the code: *
Include security image CAPCHA.
Refresh Code
 

|||||||

«    February 2017    »
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728