View Preview Thy Will Be Done!Letters of St. Francis de Sales by Francis De Sales Format Choose an optioneBookPaperback Quantity Thy Will Be Done! quantity Add to cart Three centuries ago, people flocked to St. Francis de Sales, seeking his help for their problems. St. Francis spent countless hours ministering to them face-to-face and wrote over 20,000 letters! From these letters to persons in many countries and in all walks of life, we've selected the ones which will be most helpful to you today. Each is a hand-written response to someone like you seeking help with an actual problem. You'll be consoled by the warmth, the wisdom, and the holy sympathy you'll find in these pages as the love of this great saint reaches out to us across the centuries. Whatever your circumstances may be, there's wisdom here to make your life holier . . . and happier. Wisdom for difficult situations . . . To a pious wife: how to be devout without irritating your husband To an old man, preparing for death To a woman who judges herself harshly To a woman distressed by her lack of spiritual progress To a newlywed, teaching the duties of married life and how to fulfill them To a new widow who finds life alone a terrible burden To a young man, showing him how to treat his parents better To a nun, on placing ourselves in the presence of God To a married woman trying to bear patiently her live-in parents-in-law To a pregnant woman, tired, sick, and discouraged, who thinks she doesn't pray enough To a childless woman, helping her to accept this sorrow To a priest, on staying faithful to his calling To a nervous woman, showing her how to be less troubled To a woman troubled by sinfulness in the world To a businessman, showing him how to find God in his busy life To an overworked woman . . . plus help for dozens of other problems we all face! Solutions to common troubles . . . Family problems — how to keep calm, and even use troubles to improve your family Anxiety about the future: your job, your children, anything at all. It can be overcome! Your flaws — the right response to them. Plus, ways to bear those you can't overcome Family, work, prayer: which should come first? How to set your priorities Three criteria for judging pastimes. Do you really know which are spiritually healthy and which are dangerous? Helplessness: coping when you're not in control, especially during times of sickness or loneliness The roots of heresy — why you must understand Scripture in light of Church teachings Temptation and sin: how to turn them into spiritual victories Endorsements He seemed to have been sent especially by God. A great saint, remarkable not only for the holiness of his life, but for the wisdom with which he directed souls.Pope Pius XIFrancis de Sales modeled himself so closely on our Lord that many times I asked myself with astonishment how, considering human frailty, a mere creature could reach so high a degree of perfection.St. Vincent De Paul Details Pages 264 ISBN or UPC 978-0-918477-29-3 Dimensions N/A Weight N/A SKU 298 SKU d20603 Reviews There are no reviews yet. Add your review Cancel replyYour rating * Rate… Perfect Good Average Not that bad Very poor Your review *Name * Email * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. You Might Also Like Beheading Hydra The Devil in Castle Dream Bigger How to Resist Temptation Humility
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