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The spear of gold; revelations of the mystics.

Author: H A Reinhold
Publisher: London, B. Oates, 1947.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H A Reinhold
OCLC Number: 3981306
Notes: American ed. (New York, Pantheon Books) has title: The soul afire.
Description: xx, 386 pages frontispiece 21 cm
Contents: Introduction --
First part : Thou hast made us for thee --
The Eros of the intellect --
Logos spermatikos / St. Augustine --
The ascent from the underground den / Plato --
The winged soul / Plato --
The true Eros / Plato --
Our kindred are in heaven / Plato --
The unknowing knowing of the Supreme Good / Plotinus --
Stripped to nakedness / Plotinus --
Flight of the alone to the Alone / Plotinus --
Unredeemed naturalism grasping for truth / Plotinus --
None but God's presence / Rabindranath Tagore --
The witness of Israel : Moses and the burning bush (Exodus 3, 1-6) --
The cloud on the mountain (Exodus 24, 16-18) --
The face of God (Exodus 33, 9-11; 13-14; 18-23) --
The thrice Holy /Isaias 6, 1-7) --
The Spirit entered into me (Ezechiel 1, 4-6; 24-26; 28; 2, 1-2) --
The Word of the Ancient of Days (Daniel 7, 9-10; 13-14) --
Thou art a hidden god : Introductory selections (Bible, Leon Bloy, Dionysius the Areopagite) --
The blinded soul / St. Anselm of Canterbury --
God is all / St. Gregory of Nyssa --
God is wondrously above change / St. Augustine --
What is the divine darkness / Dionysius the Areopagite --
At best, God is seen only in shadows / Cardinal Newman --
Darkened by sin and dazzled by Thy light / St. Anselm of Canterbury --
The unspeakable majesty of God / St. Augustine --
Knowing in part, darkly : Looking from afar / Roman Breviary --
Five apophthegms / Angelus Silesius --
We have not eyes keen enough / Cardinal Newman --
O depth of wisdom ... / St. Catherine of Genoa --
From the life of St. Thomas Aquinas / Jacques Maritain --
From the life of St. Thomas Aquinas / Peter Calo --
A vision / St. Hildegarde of Bingen --
The desire to see God / St. Hildegarde of Bingen --
Reflection on a great mystery / St. Brigid of Sweden --
The heavens proclaim thy glory : Introductory selections (Bible, Dante) --
Yea! Lord, whom I have not ... / Lawrence Shipley --
A canticle of Brother Sun / St. Francis of Assisi --
Episode of the fountain / St. Gertrude of Helfta --
Christian Platonism / St. Augustine --
God's grandeur / Gerard Manley Hopkins --
The restless heart : Introductory selections (Bible, Dante) --
Thirsting heart / St. Augustine --
Thrusting towards the summit / Dante --
There is none good but One / St. Augustine --
The collar / George Herbert --
For Him our hearts sigh / Yves of Paris --
The soul before God / Cardinal Newman --
Thou hast made us for thee, O God : Introductory selections (Bible, Suso, Theologica Germanica, Lucie Christine) --
Love is the nature of the soul / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg --
Of the true God / St. Augustine --
I would that I were home again ... / Heinrich of Lauffenberg --
Natural inclination to love God / St. Francis de Sales --
God intimately in us / St. Thomas Aquinas --
Our souls likened to the divine person / St. Thomas Aquinas --
Carrion comfort / Gerard Manley Hopkins --
Second Part : All things are but loss --
Detachment --
Introductory selections (Bible, Angelus Silesius) --
Alone with the Alone / Symeon the Younger --
Detachment / Meister Eckhart --
Diversities between nature and grace / Imitatio Christi --
Simplicity / St. Francis de Sales --
Be Thou my chooser for me / Gertrude More --
The state of abandonment / J. P. de Caussade --
Holy indifference --
Introductory selections (Bible, Dante, Blessed John Tauler, St. John of the Cross, William Faber) --
Prayer of simplicity / St. Jane Frances de Chantal --
Repose in God / St. Francis de Sales --
Do not ask for or seek the free gifts of God / St. Teresa of Avila --
Three spiritual laws / St. Francis de Sales --
From the new song of inner freedom / Anonymous --
How could he grieve who beholds God? / Anna of Munzigen --
Labouring pilgrims --
Introductory selections (St. John of the Cross, St. Hildegarde of Bingen, Pascal, St. Augustine) --
Why is it ... / Meister Eckhart --
Spiritual labours of spring / John Tauler --
On the benefit of composure / Meister Eckhart --
On remoteness and on having God / Meister Eckhart --
How man can do his work / Meister Eckhart --
What man must do / Meister Eckhart --
How one should imitate God / Meister Eckhart --
Answer to a timid worker / Meister Eckhart --
Of spiritual aridity versus lukewarmness / St. John of the Cross --
To buy out time / J. P. de Caussade --
The prayer of one very ill / Marguerite Teilhard de Chardin --
The importance of patience / Louis Lallemant --
Aversions / St. Francis de Sales --
A broken heart thou wilt not despise --
Introductory selections (Bible, St. Bernard) --
From a last will / Angela of Foligno --
Withhold Thy wrath / Advent song --
True sorrow / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg --
On the dignity of temporal suffering / Suso --
On excess of penance / Richard Rolle --
The lukewarm penitents / William Faber --
God writes straight on crooked lines / St. Augustine --
The gentle Lord / Bossuet --
O felix culpa / Roman Missal --
The flesh, error and sin --
Introductory selections (Bible) --
The two sides of religion / Cardinal Newman --
The hostile body / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg --
All flesh is like grass / St. John Chrysostom --
The wisdom of this world is naught / St. John of the Cross --
Vanity / St. Francis de Sales --
A saint's horror of sin / St. Catherine of Genoa --
It is I who heal / Pascal --
God's scourge in our sins / Meister Eckhart --
Error disguises itself as truth / St. Augustine --
Acedia, or spiritual tedium / Cassian --
The right understanding of evil / St. Augustine --
St. Catherine of Genoa / Jean de Menasce --
Dies Irae / Thomas a Celano --
Litanies / John Donne --
The Day of Wrath / St. Columba --
Law and freedom --
Introductory selections (Bible) --
Our blindness to freedom / Joseph Le Clerc du Tremblay --
Pride and false freedom / Theologica Germanica --
Some things are for use / St. Augustine --
Difference between use and enjoyment / St. Augustine --
Trinity true object of enjoyment / St. Augustine --
Spiritual adulthood / St. John of the Cross --
All things are but loss --
Introductory selections (Bible) --
The curing fever of love / St. Macarius the Egyptian --
A soul drawn to God / St. Ignatius Loyola --
Hunger and thirst / St. Macarius the Egyptian --
Our entire being must be freed / St. Gregory of Nyssa --
The trap of mediocrity / J. J. Surin --
On spiritual poverty / Meister Eckhart --
Prayer for the true things / Roman Missal --
But one thing is needful / Book of the Poor in Spirit --
A prayer / Richard Rolle --
Third Part : Apprehended by Jesus Christ --
The mystical body --
Introductory selections (Bible, St. Thomas Aquinas, St. Augustine, St. Bernard) --
A litany / John Donne --
Verily, God has no need ... / Meister Eckhart --
If, while the mouth prays / St. Francis de Sales --
We are tempted to believe ... / Fenelon --
Blessed City, Jerusalem / Monastic Breviary --
Now I recognize what the church is ... / Anna Katharina Emmerich --
Antiphon for Holy Thursday / Roman Missal --
Membership in God / St. Augustine --
The preface of Pentecost / Roman Missal --
A vision of the Church / St. Hildegarde of Bingen --
Te Deum / Roman Breviary --
Blessing during the Eucharist / Roman Missal --
Love your neighbour / St. Augustine --
The new creation : Our conversation is in heaven --
Introductory selections (Bible) --
God be in my head / Anonymous --
Even if all teachers ... / John Tauler --
The composed "I" / Suso --
Who desires to understand ... / Imitatio Christi --
I shall place the candle ... / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg --
Do not show your inner reverence ... / St. Teresa of Avila --
The crown of the new creation / St. Juliana of Norwich --
Letter to a nun recently clothed / Suso --
The invisible kingdom / Cardinal Newman --
The simplicity of the righteous is derided / St. Gregory the Great Already we see through the mist / St. Gregory the Great --
There are people ... / Meister Eckhart --
All in God / Charles Peguy --
The birth of the eternal Word / Meister Eckhart --
True knowledge is a principle of love / Luigi Sturzo --
The fire of divine love / St. Frances of Rome --
Hymn to Christ / Clement of Alexandria --
The two ways : Martha and Mary --
Introductory selections (Bible) --
On the two ways / St. Augustine --
Martha's service / St. Augustine --
The more perfect must be humble / The Cloud of Unknowing --
The two callings / John Tauler --
The gulf between God and us / Cardinal Newman --
A modern Mary / Lucie Christine --
Eucharistia --
Introductory selections (Bible) --
The slain lamb / Armenian Liturgy --
Eucharistic prayer / Didache --
Prayer / St. Bonaventure --
Transformed into Christ's Body / Luis de Leon --
Long hunger wasted the world wanderer / Radbod --
Come and taste / St. Gregory the Great --
The holy sign of unity / St. Augustine --
Adoro Te devote / St. Thomas Aquinas --
The altar is Christ / St. John Chrysostom --
The bread of mystery / St. Augustine --
Easter Sunday / Sedulius Scottus --
Not having our own righteousness --
Introductory selections (Bible) --
In God's mighty hand / St. Teresa of Avila --
Be more trusting in God / St. John of the Cross --
Make yourselves little / Cardinal Newman --
Humility of the intellect / Imitatio Christi --
Elevation in humility / Blessed Angela of Foligno --
Conformable unto His death --
Introductory selections (Bible) --
The Beloved and the Lover / Ramon Lull --
The symbolism of the Crucifixion / St. Gregory of Nyssa --
Let me become the wheat of Christ / St. Ignatius of Antioch --
St. Francis of Assisi and Christ / Fioretti --
Mortification / Cassian --
You fill up the full measure of Christ's passion / St. Augustine --
The extraordinary road / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg --
Conformable unto His death / Cardinal Newman --
Soul of Christ, sanctify me! / Anonymous --
The Cross meaneth ... / Suso. Many souls ... / Lucie Christine --
I had the deep feeling ... / Leon Bloy --
Fourth part : The Cloud of Unknowing --
The still small voice --
Introductory selections (Bible, Hippolytus of Rome) --
Eternal birth / Meister Eckhart --
How the Word of God speaks unto the heart / St. Augustine --
The token of true calling /T he Cloud of Unknowing --
Spiritual frailty / St. Jane Frances de Chantal --
The kind hand that sustains all the world / Yves of Paris --
Hymn to the Paedagogus / Clement of Alexandria --
Prayer of love / St. Augustine --
The loving pursuer --
Introductury selections (Bible, Meister Eckhart, St. Bernard) --
The love of God / St. Augustine --
God's love seeks us out / St. Augustine --
God's lovableness / Suso --
The embrace / Hugh of St. Victor --
The soul and God / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg --
Jesu, nostra redemptio / Monastic Breviary --
The cleansing --
Three apophthegms / Angelus Silesius --
O God, break the tyranny ... / Cardinal Newman --
The stripping of self / St. John of the Cross --
Empty thy heart / Meister Eckhart --
How God operates in man / St. Isaac of Nineveh --
The love of God in Purgatory / St. Catherine of Genoa --
Living in Christ / Theologica Germanica --
Borne up by Christ / St. Macarius the Egyptian --
The dark night --
Introductory selections (Bible, Suso, St. Augustine, St. Thomas Aquinas) --
The song of the soul / St. John of the Cross --
The dark night of the spirit and the senses / St. John of the Cross --
The cleansing fire of the dark night / St. John of the Cross --
God veils His mercy / Anna Katharina Emmerich --
Persistent prayer / St. Teresa of Avila --
The twofold way / Meister Eckhart --
The wounded heart --
Introductory selections (Bible) --
Song of love / Richard Rolle --
Vision of an angel / St. Teresa of Avila --
The knowledge and savour of love / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg --
An ecstatic confession / St. Catherine of Siena --
Mutuality of love / St. Catherine of Siena --
Christ's wounds are all open / The Nun's Rule --
Wounded by flame in God / St. John of the Cross --
The Bride --
Introductory selections (Bible, Ramon Lull, Fenelon) --
Description of his own mystical experiences / St. Bernard --
A Peruvian saint's experience / St. Rose of Lima --
Six songs of love / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg --
The knight and his celestial Lady / Leonce de Grandmaison --
Loving madness / St. Maria Maddalena de' Pazzi --
Consecration of virgins / Roman Pontifical --
Spiritual wedlock / St. Maria Maddalena de' Pazzi --
Mystical marriage / St. Bernard --
Ecstasis : words no man can utter --
Introductory selections (Bible, St. Bernard ) --
Ecstasy / St. Bernard --
Memorial / Pascal --
Ecstasy / Madame Acarie --
Joined to God in the divine light / Louis de Blois --
As wood in a fire / Luis de Leon --
He and I are one / Symeon the Younger --
Language fails / St. Catherine of Genoa --
Praying in a transport of mind / Cassian --
One must hunt down one's nature / Joseph Le Clerc du Tremblay --
Sentiments of love / Father Lyonnard --
Shapeless beauty / Marie Tessonier --
Sobria Ebrietas : the great silence --
Introductory selections (Monastic Breviary, Bible) --
Praise of God / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg --
The God of darkness / Angela of Foligno --
I saw the Lord face to face / St. Gertrude of Helfta --
Wrestling with the blind naught / The Cloud of Unknowing --
All is merged / Jean de Saint-Samson --
God touches the soul immediately / John Tauler --
Chaste retirement of the loving soul / Yves of Paris --
The loving gaze --
O sweet and delectable light / Richard Rolle --
From the beginning of time / Gerlach Peters --
Human nature purified reflects Divine Nature / St. Gregory of Nyssa --
The degrees of prayer seen by an early Eastern Saint / St. Isaac of Nineveh --
Adornment of spiritual marriage / John Ruysbroeck --
Degrees of prayer / St. Teresa of Avila --
On the prayer of recollection / St. Teresa of Avila --
The beginning of contemplation / Louis Lallemant --
Conclusion : Into Paradise --
The excellence of the knowledge of Our Lord --
Introductory selections (Bible, St. Anselm of Canterbury, St. Macarius the Egyptian, St. Bonaventure, Imitatio Christi) --
Of the doctrine of truth / Imitatio Christi --
Can the soul foretaste eternal Blessedness / Theologica Germanica --
Experience at Manresa / St. Ignatius Loyola --
God's presence in the soul / St. Teresa of Avila --
The joy-giving perfection of God / St. Catherine of Siena --
The changing of our vile body --
Introductory selections (Bible, St. Francis de Sales, Lucie Christine, Suso, Yves of Paris, Paul Claudel) --
Losing ourselves in God / St. Bernard --
The end of the game / St. Francis de Sales --
You shall be unafraid in the face of death / Suso --
St. Francis' death / St. Bonaventure --
The death of Blessed Angela of Foligno / Anonymous --
Letter on his father's death / Pascal --
Conversation with Monica / St. Augustine --
A Christian is one of the everlasting company / Cardinal Newman --
The last cleansing / St. Catherine of Siena --
Epitaph / Alcuin --
Holy, strong, immortal one --
The heaven which so many lights / Dante --
God is a living God / St. Thomas Aquinas --
God's birth in us / Meister Eckhart --
The Son is born in us / John Tauler --
What is eternity? / St. Augustine --
In paradisum deducant to angeli --
Introductory selections (Roman Ritual, Bible) --
The city of God / St. Augustine --
Is this the joy? / St. Anselm of Canterbury --
Like the bursting of a dyke / J. J. Surin --
Give God more than the dregs of life / Yves of Paris --
For all the long years ... / Cassian --
St. Francis on perfect joy / Fioretti --
The face of God / Nicholas of Cusa --
Acknowledgments --
Index of authors and sources.

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   schema:description "Many souls ... / Lucie Christine -- I had the deep feeling ... / Leon Bloy -- Fourth part : The Cloud of Unknowing -- The still small voice -- Introductory selections (Bible, Hippolytus of Rome) -- Eternal birth / Meister Eckhart -- How the Word of God speaks unto the heart / St. Augustine -- The token of true calling /T he Cloud of Unknowing -- Spiritual frailty / St. Jane Frances de Chantal -- The kind hand that sustains all the world / Yves of Paris -- Hymn to the Paedagogus / Clement of Alexandria -- Prayer of love / St. Augustine -- The loving pursuer -- Introductury selections (Bible, Meister Eckhart, St. Bernard) -- The love of God / St. Augustine -- God's love seeks us out / St. Augustine -- God's lovableness / Suso -- The embrace / Hugh of St. Victor -- The soul and God / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg -- Jesu, nostra redemptio / Monastic Breviary -- The cleansing -- Three apophthegms / Angelus Silesius -- O God, break the tyranny ... / Cardinal Newman -- The 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all open / The Nun's Rule -- Wounded by flame in God / St. John of the Cross -- The Bride -- Introductory selections (Bible, Ramon Lull, Fenelon) -- Description of his own mystical experiences / St. Bernard -- A Peruvian saint's experience / St. Rose of Lima -- Six songs of love / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg -- The knight and his celestial Lady / Leonce de Grandmaison -- Loving madness / St. Maria Maddalena de' Pazzi -- Consecration of virgins / Roman Pontifical -- Spiritual wedlock / St. Maria Maddalena de' Pazzi -- Mystical marriage / St. Bernard -- Ecstasis : words no man can utter -- Introductory selections (Bible, St. Bernard ) -- Ecstasy / St. Bernard -- Memorial / Pascal -- Ecstasy / Madame Acarie -- Joined to God in the divine light / Louis de Blois -- As wood in a fire / Luis de Leon -- He and I are one / Symeon the Younger -- Language fails / St. Catherine of Genoa -- Praying in a transport of mind / Cassian -- One must hunt down one's nature / Joseph Le Clerc du Tremblay -- Sentiments of love / Father Lyonnard -- Shapeless beauty / Marie Tessonier -- Sobria Ebrietas : the great silence -- Introductory selections (Monastic Breviary, Bible) -- Praise of God / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg -- The God of darkness / Angela of Foligno -- I saw the Lord face to face / St. Gertrude of Helfta -- Wrestling with the blind naught / The Cloud of Unknowing -- All is merged / Jean de Saint-Samson -- God touches the soul immediately / John Tauler -- Chaste retirement of the loving soul / Yves of Paris -- The loving gaze -- O sweet and delectable light / Richard Rolle -- From the beginning of time / Gerlach Peters -- Human nature purified reflects Divine Nature / St. Gregory of Nyssa -- The degrees of prayer seen by an early Eastern Saint / St. Isaac of Nineveh -- Adornment of spiritual marriage / John Ruysbroeck -- Degrees of prayer / St. Teresa of Avila -- On the prayer of recollection / St. Teresa of Avila -- The beginning of contemplation / Louis Lallemant -- Conclusion : Into Paradise -- The excellence of the knowledge of Our Lord -- Introductory selections (Bible, St. Anselm of Canterbury, St. Macarius the Egyptian, St. Bonaventure, Imitatio Christi) -- Of the doctrine of truth / Imitatio Christi -- Can the soul foretaste eternal Blessedness / Theologica Germanica -- Experience at Manresa / St. Ignatius Loyola -- God's presence in the soul / St. Teresa of Avila -- The joy-giving perfection of God / St. Catherine of Siena -- The changing of our vile body -- Introductory selections (Bible, St. Francis de Sales, Lucie Christine, Suso, Yves of Paris, Paul Claudel) -- Losing ourselves in God / St. Bernard -- The end of the game / St. Francis de Sales -- You shall be unafraid in the face of death / Suso -- St. Francis' death / St. Bonaventure -- The death of Blessed Angela of Foligno / Anonymous -- Letter on his father's death / Pascal -- Conversation with Monica / St. Augustine -- A Christian is one of the everlasting company / Cardinal Newman -- The last cleansing / St. Catherine of Siena -- Epitaph / Alcuin -- Holy, strong, immortal one -- The heaven which so many lights / Dante -- God is a living God / St. Thomas Aquinas -- God's birth in us / Meister Eckhart -- The Son is born in us / John Tauler -- What is eternity? / St. Augustine -- In paradisum deducant to angeli -- Introductory selections (Roman Ritual, Bible) -- The city of God / St. Augustine -- Is this the joy? / St. Anselm of Canterbury -- Like the bursting of a dyke / J. J. Surin -- Give God more than the dregs of life / Yves of Paris -- For all the long years ... / Cassian -- St. Francis on perfect joy / Fioretti -- The face of God / Nicholas of Cusa -- Acknowledgments -- Index of authors and sources."@en ;
   schema:description "Frances of Rome -- Hymn to Christ / Clement of Alexandria -- The two ways : Martha and Mary -- Introductory selections (Bible) -- On the two ways / St. Augustine -- Martha's service / St. Augustine -- The more perfect must be humble / The Cloud of Unknowing -- The two callings / John Tauler -- The gulf between God and us / Cardinal Newman -- A modern Mary / Lucie Christine -- Eucharistia -- Introductory selections (Bible) -- The slain lamb / Armenian Liturgy -- Eucharistic prayer / Didache -- Prayer / St. Bonaventure -- Transformed into Christ's Body / Luis de Leon -- Long hunger wasted the world wanderer / Radbod -- Come and taste / St. Gregory the Great -- The holy sign of unity / St. Augustine -- Adoro Te devote / St. Thomas Aquinas -- The altar is Christ / St. John Chrysostom -- The bread of mystery / St. Augustine -- Easter Sunday / Sedulius Scottus -- Not having our own righteousness -- Introductory selections (Bible) -- In God's mighty hand / St. Teresa of Avila -- Be more trusting in God / St. John of the Cross -- Make yourselves little / Cardinal Newman -- Humility of the intellect / Imitatio Christi -- Elevation in humility / Blessed Angela of Foligno -- Conformable unto His death -- Introductory selections (Bible) -- The Beloved and the Lover / Ramon Lull -- The symbolism of the Crucifixion / St. Gregory of Nyssa -- Let me become the wheat of Christ / St. Ignatius of Antioch -- St. Francis of Assisi and Christ / Fioretti -- Mortification / Cassian -- You fill up the full measure of Christ's passion / St. Augustine -- The extraordinary road / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg -- Conformable unto His death / Cardinal Newman -- Soul of Christ, sanctify me! / Anonymous -- The Cross meaneth ... / Suso."@en ;
   schema:description "Introduction -- First part : Thou hast made us for thee -- The Eros of the intellect -- Logos spermatikos / St. Augustine -- The ascent from the underground den / Plato -- The winged soul / Plato -- The true Eros / Plato -- Our kindred are in heaven / Plato -- The unknowing knowing of the Supreme Good / Plotinus -- Stripped to nakedness / Plotinus -- Flight of the alone to the Alone / Plotinus -- Unredeemed naturalism grasping for truth / Plotinus -- None but God's presence / Rabindranath Tagore -- The witness of Israel : Moses and the burning bush (Exodus 3, 1-6) -- The cloud on the mountain (Exodus 24, 16-18) -- The face of God (Exodus 33, 9-11; 13-14; 18-23) -- The thrice Holy /Isaias 6, 1-7) -- The Spirit entered into me (Ezechiel 1, 4-6; 24-26; 28; 2, 1-2) -- The Word of the Ancient of Days (Daniel 7, 9-10; 13-14) -- Thou art a hidden god : Introductory selections (Bible, Leon Bloy, Dionysius the Areopagite) -- The blinded soul / St. Anselm of Canterbury -- God is all / St. Gregory of Nyssa -- God is wondrously above change / St. Augustine -- What is the divine darkness / Dionysius the Areopagite -- At best, God is seen only in shadows / Cardinal Newman -- Darkened by sin and dazzled by Thy light / St. Anselm of Canterbury -- The unspeakable majesty of God / St. Augustine -- Knowing in part, darkly : Looking from afar / Roman Breviary -- Five apophthegms / Angelus Silesius -- We have not eyes keen enough / Cardinal Newman -- O depth of wisdom ... / St. Catherine of Genoa -- From the life of St. Thomas Aquinas / Jacques Maritain -- From the life of St. Thomas Aquinas / Peter Calo -- A vision / St. Hildegarde of Bingen -- The desire to see God / St. Hildegarde of Bingen -- Reflection on a great mystery / St. Brigid of Sweden -- The heavens proclaim thy glory : Introductory selections (Bible, Dante) -- Yea! Lord, whom I have not ... / Lawrence Shipley -- A canticle of Brother Sun / St. Francis of Assisi -- Episode of the fountain / St. Gertrude of Helfta -- Christian Platonism / St. Augustine -- God's grandeur / Gerard Manley Hopkins -- The restless heart : Introductory selections (Bible, Dante) -- Thirsting heart / St. Augustine -- Thrusting towards the summit / Dante -- There is none good but One / St. Augustine -- The collar / George Herbert -- For Him our hearts sigh / Yves of Paris -- The soul before God / Cardinal Newman -- Thou hast made us for thee, O God : Introductory selections (Bible, Suso, Theologica Germanica, Lucie Christine) -- Love is the nature of the soul / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg -- Of the true God / St. Augustine -- I would that I were home again ... / Heinrich of Lauffenberg -- Natural inclination to love God / St. Francis de Sales -- God intimately in us / St. Thomas Aquinas -- Our souls likened to the divine person / St. Thomas Aquinas -- Carrion comfort / Gerard Manley Hopkins -- Second Part : All things are but loss -- Detachment -- Introductory selections (Bible, Angelus Silesius) -- Alone with the Alone / Symeon the Younger -- Detachment / Meister Eckhart -- Diversities between nature and grace / Imitatio Christi -- Simplicity / St. Francis de Sales -- Be Thou my chooser for me / Gertrude More -- The state of abandonment / J. P. de Caussade -- Holy indifference -- Introductory selections (Bible, Dante, Blessed John Tauler, St. John of the Cross, William Faber) -- Prayer of simplicity / St. Jane Frances de Chantal -- Repose in God / St. Francis de Sales -- Do not ask for or seek the free gifts of God / St. Teresa of Avila -- Three spiritual laws / St. Francis de Sales -- From the new song of inner freedom / Anonymous -- How could he grieve who beholds God? / Anna of Munzigen -- Labouring pilgrims -- Introductory selections (St. John of the Cross, St. Hildegarde of Bingen, Pascal, St. Augustine) -- Why is it ... / Meister Eckhart -- Spiritual labours of spring / John Tauler -- On the benefit of composure / Meister Eckhart -- On remoteness and on having God / Meister Eckhart -- How man can do his work / Meister Eckhart -- What man must do / Meister Eckhart -- How one should imitate God / Meister Eckhart -- Answer to a timid worker / Meister Eckhart -- Of spiritual aridity versus lukewarmness / St. John of the Cross -- To buy out time / J. P. de Caussade -- The prayer of one very ill / Marguerite Teilhard de Chardin -- The importance of patience / Louis Lallemant -- Aversions / St. Francis de Sales -- A broken heart thou wilt not despise -- Introductory selections (Bible, St. Bernard) -- From a last will / Angela of Foligno -- Withhold Thy wrath / Advent song -- True sorrow / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg -- On the dignity of temporal suffering / Suso -- On excess of penance / Richard Rolle -- The lukewarm penitents / William Faber -- God writes straight on crooked lines / St. Augustine -- The gentle Lord / Bossuet -- O felix culpa / Roman Missal -- The flesh, error and sin -- Introductory selections (Bible) -- The two sides of religion / Cardinal Newman -- The hostile body / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg -- All flesh is like grass / St. John Chrysostom -- The wisdom of this world is naught / St. John of the Cross -- Vanity / St. Francis de Sales -- A saint's horror of sin / St. Catherine of Genoa -- It is I who heal / Pascal -- God's scourge in our sins / Meister Eckhart -- Error disguises itself as truth / St. Augustine -- Acedia, or spiritual tedium / Cassian -- The right understanding of evil / St. Augustine -- St. Catherine of Genoa / Jean de Menasce -- Dies Irae / Thomas a Celano -- Litanies / John Donne -- The Day of Wrath / St. Columba -- Law and freedom -- Introductory selections (Bible) -- Our blindness to freedom / Joseph Le Clerc du Tremblay -- Pride and false freedom / Theologica Germanica -- Some things are for use / St. Augustine -- Difference between use and enjoyment / St. Augustine -- Trinity true object of enjoyment / St. Augustine -- Spiritual adulthood / St. John of the Cross -- All things are but loss -- Introductory selections (Bible) -- The curing fever of love / St. Macarius the Egyptian -- A soul drawn to God / St. Ignatius Loyola -- Hunger and thirst / St. Macarius the Egyptian -- Our entire being must be freed / St. Gregory of Nyssa -- The trap of mediocrity / J. 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Surin -- On spiritual poverty / Meister Eckhart -- Prayer for the true things / Roman Missal -- But one thing is needful / Book of the Poor in Spirit -- A prayer / Richard Rolle -- Third Part : Apprehended by Jesus Christ -- The mystical body -- Introductory selections (Bible, St. Thomas Aquinas, St. Augustine, St. Bernard) -- A litany / John Donne -- Verily, God has no need ... / Meister Eckhart -- If, while the mouth prays / St. Francis de Sales -- We are tempted to believe ... / Fenelon -- Blessed City, Jerusalem / Monastic Breviary -- Now I recognize what the church is ... / Anna Katharina Emmerich -- Antiphon for Holy Thursday / Roman Missal -- Membership in God / St. Augustine -- The preface of Pentecost / Roman Missal -- A vision of the Church / St. Hildegarde of Bingen -- Te Deum / Roman Breviary -- Blessing during the Eucharist / Roman Missal -- Love your neighbour / St. Augustine -- The new creation : Our conversation is in heaven -- Introductory selections (Bible) -- God be in my head / Anonymous -- Even if all teachers ... / John Tauler -- The composed "I" / Suso -- Who desires to understand ... / Imitatio Christi -- I shall place the candle ... / St. Mechtild of Magdeburg -- Do not show your inner reverence ... / St. Teresa of Avila -- The crown of the new creation / St. Juliana of Norwich -- Letter to a nun recently clothed / Suso -- The invisible kingdom / Cardinal Newman -- The simplicity of the righteous is derided / St. Gregory the Great Already we see through the mist / St. Gregory the Great -- There are people ... / Meister Eckhart -- All in God / Charles Peguy -- The birth of the eternal Word / Meister Eckhart -- True knowledge is a principle of love / Luigi Sturzo -- The fire of divine love / St."@en ;
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