View Preview Rooting Out Hidden FaultsHow the Particular Examen Conquers Sin by James McElhone Format Choose an optioneBookPaperback Quantity Rooting Out Hidden Faults quantity Add to cart This step-by-step guide on how to make a Particular Examen is rooted in the five wounds of Jesus and includes prayers, sample format, and predominant faults to avoid in prayer, work, study, and recreation. As most of us struggle with the same assortment of sins, these targeted reflections will assist you in conquering your faults.This reprint of the 1952 classic contains prayers for each topic from the traditional Roman Missal that help you foster the proper spirit of mind and unction of heart for fruitful meditation.Here is a valuable resource for any Catholic — priest, consecrated, or lay — wishing to develop a plan for spiritual holiness. It provides self-inventory questions for each vice to help determine angles of attack and addresses misconceptions about each vice. You will learn ways to defeat your vices, and thus serve God more wholeheartedly, and will find rules for practicing fraternal charity by contemplating the cardinal and theological virtues.If your root sin is a type of pride, this book will show you how to cultivate the corresponding virtue of humility by meditating on the lives of Jesus and Mary. By the same token, if your predominant fault is avarice, the biblical references provided will bolster your resolve and engender thoughts of poverty in spirit instead. Penetrating reflections are offered to overcome lust with purity, anger withmeekness, gluttony with temperance, envy with common sense, and sloth with zeal.You will also acquire tips on how to:Read the Bible more efficaciously to reflect on Christ and grow in union with GodThank God for His goodness and the many graces He showers upon you and others dailyAsk the Holy Ghost for self-knowledge, growth in virtue, and the seven giftsDetermine your dominant sin and assess your progress daily through the Particular ExamenPractice the presence of God in imitation of Our Lady in every circumstanceDevelop personal and practical resolutions and a firm purpose of amendmentHidden saints embolden the Church in times of persecution. Take up your cross. Defend your faith for God's glory and the salvation of souls. Details Pages 176 ISBN or UPC 978-1-64413-648-5 Dimensions N/A Weight N/A SKU d36492 SKU 6485 SKU e6485 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 Meditations for Lent The Year and Our Children The Four Last Things The Afterlife A Lenten Journey with Mother Mary
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