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St. Francis de Sales

More Celebrations of St Francis de Sales 450th Anniversary of Birth

The Daughters of Saint Francis de Sales, the Salesian Missionaries of Mary Immaculate and the Oblates of Saint Francis de Sales are happy to invite you to celebrate their patron saint. We are organizing a day to celebrate the 450th anniversary of the birth of St Francis de Sales. He marked Paris in his time; […]

Chatting about: Modesty

Here’s the first 2 questions Saint Francis focuses heavily on modesty in this reflection. How might his understanding of modesty have a greater depth to our use of the term today, where we normally equate modesty strictly with not exposing one’s body? How does orderliness and cleanliness invoke a certain sense of peace and serenity […]

Salesian Modesty

Avoid all vanity     Sign up: Living Jesus Chat — Membership   On Sunday we will chat about our modesty. We continue our series with Part III, Chapter 25: “Modesty in Dress” from An Introduction to the Devout Life. Here Saint Francis teaches us the value of our outward appearances. Saint Paul expresses his desire that all […]