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Salesian Spirituality

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, […]

Holy Week Triduum- St Francis de Sales

Thursday April 13 Holy Thursday I salute thee O holy Cross! standard of salvation, palm tree of life, sword wherewith the devil has been slain, medicine of immortality, defense of the present life, pledge of eternal life, sacred sign of Christians, trophy of King Jesus! O dear and desirable Cross! receive me into thy venerable […]

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 […]