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March 2012

Palms and Lillies and Holy Scripture

St. Francis de Sales is well known for his use of imagery, especially from nature. Here St. Francis uses the images of Palm and Lily to make his point about perfection. He states: ” All creatures have something of perfection and imperfection. This is why they can be used to provide examples of both. However […]

Following the Spirit Discernment in MN

March 26 8:00 PM – Following the Spirit: Discernment Series Mon, Mar 26, 2012, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM St. Jane House, 1403 Emerson Avenue N., Minneapolis Thinking about making a career change? Longing to get married and start a family? Wondering if God is calling you to serve Him? Contemplating a big move? Or […]

Living Lent- Praying with Scripture

St. Francis de Sales gives sound advice on how to meditate with Holy Scripture. He suggests: ” We can consider the Holy Bible, that is, the mysteries contained therein, and principally the Gospels, in two ways. The first is to use the pious considerations arranged by many of those who have had the guidance of […]