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Endorsed by EWTN hosts Fr. Mitch Pacwa, SJ, and Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR, this do-it-yourself retreat combines the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius with the teachings of Sts. Therese of Lisieux, Faustina Kowalska, and Louis de Montfort.
The author, Br. Michael Gaitley, MIC, has a remarkable gift for inspiring little souls to trust in Jesus, The Divine Mercy. As Danielle Bean, editorial director of Faith & Family magazine, puts it, The voice of Christ in these pages is one that even this hopelessly distracted wife and mother of eight could hear and respond to. Includes practical helps an in appendices.
About the Author
Fr. Michael E. Gaitley, MIC, is director of Evangelization for the Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception and director of Formation for the Marian Missionaries of Divine Mercy. He is also the author of the bestselling books 33 Days to Morning Glory, Consoling the Heart of Jesus, and the new book 33 Days to Merciful Love. He lives and works on Eden Hill in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, home of the National Shrine of The Divine Mercy.
On References, Notes, Pronouns, and Boldface Type
A Retreat That's Easy to Make
A Retreat with a Bold Claim
A Retreat for Little Souls
A Retreat with a Schedule?
Laying the Foundation
Beginning with Desire
The Great Principle of the Spiritual Exercises
A 30-Day-Retreat-Sized Principle and Foundation (in one shot)
One Difficulty: How Can We Console Jesus if He is Happy in Heaven?
Overcoming Obstacles to Living the Foundation
First Obstacle: Fear of Suffering
Second Obstacle: Our Weaknesses, Sinfulness, and Attachments
Third Obstacle: Fear of Suffering, Again
Fourth Obstacle: The Sensitivity of the Lord's Heart
Fifth Obstacle: The Insensitivity of Our Hearts
Rules for the Discernment of Spirits (for Little Souls)
Diary of St. Faustina (Selections)
References and Notes
Consoler Cheat Sheet
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ISBN: 9781596142220 ISBN-10: 1596142227 Audience:
Number Of Pages: 428 Published: 18th February 2010 Publisher: Marian Press Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 22.23 x 13.97
Weight (kg): 0.61