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Discernment Sundays – Chat Room

Recreation according to St. Francis de Sales

The importance of taking time for recreation      Sign up: Living Jesus Chat — Membership   We continue our series with Part III, Chapter 31 “Amusements and Recreations: What Are Allowable​” from An Introduction to the Devout Life. Here Saint Francis teaches us the importance of rest and relaxation. We must needs occasionally relax the mind, […]

Chatting about: Correct Judgment

SrSusan (Guest): Is Saint Francis saying that we should never judge whatsoever? What is the distinction between rash judgment and right judgment? Where in your life do you tend to look for the spec in your brother’s eye and not notice the wooden beam in your own eye? (see Matthew 7:3)       SrSusanMarie […]

Rash Judgment

Rash judgment always presupposes something that is not clear     Sign up: Living Jesus Chat — Membership We continue our series with Part III, Chapter 28 “Hasty Judgments​” from An Introduction to the Devout Life. Here Saint Francis teaches us the importance of keeping our words always focused on pure and holy things. Judge not, and ye shall […]