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St. Francis de Sales

“Love is the perfection of the mind

“Love is the perfection of the mind.” Salesian Studies presented to ALEXANDER T. POCETTO, O.S.F.S. on the occasion of his 90th birthday Edited by Joseph Chorpenning, OSFS and Thomas Dailey, OSFS and Daniel Wisniewski, OSFS forthcoming, June 2017 ———————————————————————————————————————————————— ST. FRANCIS DE SALES (1567-1622), Bishop and Doctor of the Church, famously describes the human being […]

Chatting about Marriage

Have you ever thought of the fact that marriage is a vocation that should be discerned, just like the priesthood andr religious life is discerned? How do you think the Church can better highlight the sanctity and importance of marriage? How can married couples and families be supported in their vocation and helped to see […]

Pentecost and St Francis de Sales

The Holy Spirit is always ready to give us spiritual gifts, and especially on this day. St. Francis de Sales assists us in asking for these gifts: “May it please the Divine Majesty to grant us the gift of fear that we may serve Him filially; the gift of piety to revere Him as our […]