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Francis de Sales, Saint 1567-1622

Works: 3,067 works in 7,283 publications in 6 languages and 33,327 library holdings
Genres: History  Prayers  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Other, Honoree, Editor, Creator, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Collaborator, Contributor, Conceptor
Classifications: BX2179.F8, 242
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Introduction to the devout life by Francis ( Book )
128 editions published between 1608 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to live a holy life in the secular world is the focus of this masterpiece of Christian literature by a 16th-century priest. Drawn from the letters of St. Francis de Sales, this enduring spiritual guide offers clear and direct advice about praying, resisting temptation, and maintaining devotion to God
Treatise on the love of God by Francis ( Book )
48 editions published between 1630 and 2013 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francis de Sales's literary masterpiece was originally published in 1616 while he was Bishop of Geneva. This modern edition preserves de Sales's gentle prose, his enthusiasm for God, compassion, and good humor. The Treatise is divided into twelve books. They explain the nature of the human soul and provide the history of divine love; explore sacred complacency and benevolence; discuss the importance of practicing love through prayer, and the importance of submitting to God's will
Francis de Sales, Jane de Chantal : letters of spiritual direction by Francis ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spirit of St Franc̜ois de Sales by Jean-Pierre Camus ( Book )
13 editions published between 1872 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spiritual director of devout and religious souls. Written by St. Francis Sales, Bishop and Prince of Geneva by Francis ( )
23 editions published between 1704 and 1870 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traité de l'amour de Dieu by Francis ( Book )
171 editions published between 1614 and 1984 in French and Undetermined and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Œuvres by Francis ( Book )
21 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in French and Undetermined and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The love of God, a treatise by Francis ( Book )
9 editions published between 1902 and 1982 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction to a devout life, from the French of St. Francis de Sales ... to which is prefixed an abstract of his life by Francis ( Book )
16 editions published between 1873 and 1960 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introducción a la vida devota by Francis ( Book )
151 editions published between 1618 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philothea, or, An introduction to the devout life by Francis ( Book )
3 editions published between 1923 and 1994 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Introduction to the Devout Life is a book to be read with pencil in hand. It is a book to be read again and again. It is a book to make your guide for the rest of your life. It goes to the heart of becoming good. Its aim is to help you be rid of sin and even the inclinations to sin. Alone, its 10 brief meditations in Part I will orient you toward God for the rest of your life. No one will come away without being profoundly impressed and without being motivated to enter upon the devout life ... which leads ultimately to God and to Heaven."--P. [4] of cover
Letters from a saint; the great Christian guide to peace of mind and soul by Francis ( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spiritual conferences of St. Francis de Sales by Francis ( Book )
4 editions published between 1906 and 1962 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters to persons in religion by Francis ( Book )
5 editions published between 1888 and 1943 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the preacher and preaching by Francis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the love of God by Francis ( Book )
2 editions published between 1963 and 1975 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Antonius de Sales 1567-1622
Bishop of Geneva
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