A review of the masterful document “The Precautions of St. John of the Cross”. An incredibly useful set of advice for the avoidance of hidden temptations in Religious souls.
Main Doctrines: Obedience to the lawfully constituted civil authority is a precept from God, and men are bound to obedience, unless the civil authority commands something contrary to the law of God, or of the Church. Most Important Quotes. (See also the pull quotes below) “We are taught most clearly that the obedience which men […]
You and your children should this day: Serve God by keeping His Commandments, Imitate Christ by keeping the Christian Virtues, Honor and invoke the angels and saints, Save a soul, Avoid hell, Gain Heaven, Slight transitory things, Expiate sins, Subdue evil inclinations, Perform good works, Edify your neighbor and, Perhaps you must die today and […]