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St. Francis de Sales


The work of grace in our hearts   This week we are moving into the section from Saint Francis’ Treatise on the Love of God. Be sure to watch the video “How the Love of God Begins to Grow in Us” to help deepen your reflection and give you a new way to embrace his […]

Preparing for the Feast of St Francis de Sales 2018

Our Holy Founder’s Feast is Wednesday January 24th and in order to prepare we offer excerpts of his life taken from “Every Day with St Francis de Sales” edited by Francis J Klauder SDB January 16- On January 16, 1618, 400 years ago to this day, Francis de Sales received with remarkable calm, a defamatory […]

Chatting about: Divine Providence

What is the difference, as described in the video, between our own multiple actions, and the “unitary act of God”? Explain the comparison made in St. Francis’ analogy of the painter, on the one hand, and on the printmaker. The speaker in the video quotes St. Francis in saying that Divine Providence is that act […]