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. Dom Lorenzo Scupoli. Translated by. William Lester and Robert Paul Mohan. by Newman Bookshop, New York, US. This work is. Spiritual. Spiritual Combat. By Dom Lorenzo Scupoli . Gagliardi, but most critics however consider Fr. Lawrence Scupoli as the author of this famous treatise.
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Muy explicativo, para mi fue sorprendente. This book is a how-to manual on how to grow on the road to holiness.
The one who does not do this loses, and suffers in Hell; the one who does it, trusting lorezo in his own, but God’s power, triumphs and is happy in Heaven.
Many who aspire to the spiritual life, being rather lovers of themselves than of that which is needful although indeed they know it notselect for the most part those practices which accord with their own taste, and neglect others which touch to the quick their natural inclinations and sensual appetites, to overcome which all reason demands that they should put forth their full strength.
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Lawrence Scupoli as the author of this famous treatise. What is bad originates from the human who rebels against God. Feb 14, Pam rated it really liked it.
Catholic Tradition is presenting here chapters in installments of several per month until completed, for a total of 66 chapters [8 months]. John Cassian, the spiritual insights of St. Oct 01, Walter rated it it was amazing Shelves: Mar 21, Dianne rated it it was amazing Shelves: Great book aimed spiriyual fighting the vices in ones life!
The guidance here is clear, concrete, useful, and powerful.
The Spiritual Combat
Christopher Allen Russo rated it it was amazing Apr 22, Views Read Edit View history. Therefore, beloved, I advise and entreat you to cherish a love loenzo that which is painful and difficult, for such things will bring you victory over self—on this all depends. July Learn how and when to remove this template message.
An excellent guide for spiritual growth! Robert Paul Mohan Translator.
This book was ecupoli every day by St. If your strength fails you, ask more from God. The Angel who protects you and the Saints who intercede for you are more numerous.
I see why Francis de Sales carried this with him everywhere. During the first 20 years it was published 60 times and translated into German, LatinFrench, English and Spanish. Kenneth A rated it it was amazing Nov 04, Some writers of the Society of Jesus have ascribed the book to the Jesuit, Achilles Gagliardi, but most critics however consider Fr.
This boo A wonderfully thorough, practical guide to the spiritual life, focusing primarily on orienting oneself towards God and the cultivation of oorenzo and the avoidance of viceand on understanding the tactics of the enemy to make us fall. Scupoli spirirual great practical advice on day-to-day conduct to build up virtue and root out vices, as well as on prayer.
To ask other readers questions about The Spiritual Combatplease sign up. Scupoli pulls no punches in this book. A Paperback Edition is cobat In in Venice the first edition of the work of his life was printed.