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Christian Perfection and Contemplation

According to St. Thomas Aquinas and St. John of the Cross

by Reginald Garrigou-Lagrange

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Published by Tan Books & Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian Theology - Catholic,
  • Christian Theology - History,
  • Religion - Classic Works,
  • Religion - Catholicism,
  • Christianity - Theology - Catholic

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages470
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8251781M
    ISBN 100895557584
    ISBN 109780895557582
    OCLC/WorldCa55025830

    christian perfection The term "Christian Perfection" is grossly misunderstood by most Christians, including a significant number of those in the Holiness Movement. The unlearned mistakenly identify the term with human perfection and are deeply offended by any mere human that would profess to be perfect.   The forms of Christian contemplative practice explored in this post are: contemplative prayer — which usually involves the silent repetition of sacred words or sentences, with focus and devotion contemplative reading — or simply “contemplation”, which involves thinking deeply about the teachings and events in the Bible.

    Christian Perfection and Contemplation (Fr. R. Garrigou-Lagrange) – pdf; or pdf, epub here. The Love of God and the Cross of Jesus (Fr. R. Garrigou-Lagrange) – pdf: volume I, volume II. The Theology of Christian Perfection (Fr. A. Royo Marin) – pdf; or pdf, kindle here; or . Christianity - Christianity - Christian perfection: The demand for perfection is frequently repeated in the New Testament and has played a significant role in the history of the faith. In The Gospel According to Matthew, Jesus says to his disciples: “You, therefore, must be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect” (). Although this demand may exceed the measure of reasonableness.

    The Christian meditation techniques (contemplative practices) explored in this post are: contemplative prayer — which usually involves the silent repetition of sacred words or sentences, with focus and devotion; contemplative reading — or simply “contemplation”, which involves thinking deeply about the teachings and events in the Bible. The Consecrated Way to Christian Perfection 1 TABLE OF CONTENTS INTRODUCTION 3 and unto the end of the Book. Thus the Scriptures abundantly present Him in the three Thus it is plain that in the contemplation of the scripture, in the contemplation of the promise and the prophecy, as to His.


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Thomas Aquinas and other sterling Catholic Sources. In fact, the author's fascinating and extremely. Book Summary: The title of this book is Christian Perfection and Contemplation and it was written by Reginald particular edition is in a Paperback format.

This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Pages: Christian contemplation, from contemplatio (Latin; Greek θεωρία, Theoria), refers to several Christian practices which aim at "looking at", "gazing at", "being aware of" God or the Divine.

It includes several practices and theological concepts, and until the sixth century the practice of what is now called mysticism was referred to by the term contemplatio, c.q.

theoria. Christian perfection is the name given to various teachings within Christianity that describe the process of achieving spiritual maturity or perfection. The ultimate goal of this process is union with God characterized by pure love of God and other people as well as personal holiness or s terms have been used to describe the concept, such as Christian holiness, entire.

Christian Perfection book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This little gem was a treasure. I picked this up for free on the shelf of a local shelter.

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The doctrine is defined in Wesley's book, A Plain Account of Christian Perfection. Perfection can either define the journey to perfection or the state of perfection.

Christian perfection is commonly referred to as "going on to perfection". Perfection is the process of sanctification which is both an instantaneous and a progressive work of grace. LEADER: cam aM s mou 0 eng: |a |a (OCoLC)ocm |a DLC |c NUI. In his classic book A Plain Account of Christian Perfection, John Wesley offers a comprehensive teaching on the doctrine of Christian perfection.

In it, he describes the evolution of his own theological reasoning, telling the story of how he came to understand and to preach this doctrine in his own life.

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If you have the time to read over Romans 8, one of the most important chapters in the Bible, you can see how many times Saint Paul refers to the interior presence of the Holy Spirit.