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Discernment Sundays – Chat Room

Conflicts

Our Gracious God and our great Enemy are in conflict Sign up: Living Jesus Chat — Membership We continue our series with Part IV, Chapter 15, “An Illustration,“ from An Introduction to the Devout Life. Here Saint Francis warns us of the issues that arise in times of spiritual dryness. Let me illustrate what I have said by […]

Chatting about: Overcoming dryness in the spiritual life

Dry times in our faith journey are bound to happen, but we often approach it with the attitude of “why me?” How might it help to put it in perspective by considering St. Francis’ explanation that at times the dryness is a fault of our own? Or, how does that not help you? St. Francis […]

Dryness in our Spiritual Life

We are often ourselves the cause of our own dryness and barrenness     Sign up: Living Jesus Chat — Membership   We continue our series with Part IV, Chapter 14, “Dryness and Spiritual Barrenness​,“ from An Introduction to the Devout Life. Here Saint Francis encourages us and admonishes in times of spiritual aridity. So much for what […]