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Discernment Sundays – Chat Room

Moderation in Fasting

Whosoever gains the heart has won the whole man​     Sign up: Living Jesus Chat — Membership   On Sunday we will chat about more fasting and self-denial. Providentially, we continue our series with Part III, Chapter 23: “The Practice of Bodily Mortification” from An Introduction to the Devout Life. Here Saint Francis teaches us the value […]

Chatting about: Friends and Imperfections

Saint Francis really builds upon what we’ve been discussing over the last few weeks. He explains why it is spiritually safe to keep ourselves from unhealthy relationships/friendships. Here Saint Francis offers us insight. He mentions that true friendship tolerates imperfections, but desires for a friend to improve. How do we find this balance in our […]

Imperfections and Friends

Don’t copy your friend’s imperfections     Sign up: Living Jesus Chat — Membership   On Sunday we will chat about more advice for maintaining healthy relationships. We continue our series with Part III, Chapter 22: “Further Advice Concerning Intimacies​” from An Introduction to the Devout Life. Here Saint Francis teaches us how to save ourselves from unhealthy […]