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St. Francis de Sales

New Year’s Eve Thoughts from St Francis de Sales

” Here we are at the end of the old year; tomorrow will be the beginning of the new. We must bless the Lord for the many graces we have received. May it please God that by the means of these fleeting years we may happily arrive at the permanent year of a blessed eternity! […]

Preparing for the New Year with St. Francis de Sales

December 30: “So this year has disappeared into the abyss where all the others have gone. How desirable is eternity when we consider these fleeting changes! Let the time pass by, little by little, run with it to be transformed into the glory of the children of God!” (letters 563)

New Year’s Eve chat on What is Love

Merry Christmas! Now that we are into the Christmas season, we can continue our chats like normal. We are moving the section of “What is Love?” from Saint Francis’ Treatise on the Love of God. Be sure to watch the video here, “What Is Love” to help deepen your reflection and give you a new […]