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Selected Sermons, Prayers, and Devotions : Vintage Spiritual Classics - John Henry Newman

Selected Sermons, Prayers, and Devotions

Vintage Spiritual Classics

Paperback Published: May 1999
ISBN: 9780375705519
Number Of Pages: 392

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Presents an inspirational anthology of sermons, prayers, devotions, and other religious writings by the influential Catholic cardinal, in a collection that explores such topics as how to reconcile faith and reason and the necessity to seek the holiness in life. Original. 15,000 first printing.

About the Vintage Spiritual Classics
Preface to the Vintage Spiritual Classics Edition
Chronology of the Life of John Henry Newman
Note on the Texts
Selected Sermonsp. 1
Holiness Necessary for Future Blessednessp. 3
The Immortality of the Soulp. 12
Knowledge of God's Will Without Obediencep. 20
The Spiritual Mindp. 29
The Christian Mysteriesp. 37
Christian Reverencep. 45
Christian Manhoodp. 54
The Incarnationp. 63
Love of Relations and Friendsp. 73
Christ, A Quickening Spiritp. 80
Saving Knowledgep. 88
Self-Contemplationp. 96
Guilelessnessp. 104
Faith and Obediencep. 111
Christian Repentancep. 119
A Particular Providence as Revealed in the Gospelp. 127
The Strictness of the Law of Christp. 137
The Individuality of the Soulp. 149
The Communion of Saintsp. 158
Moral Effects of Communion with Godp. 170
Watchingp. 179
Worship, A Preparation for Christ's Comingp. 189
Remembrance of Past Merciesp. 197
The Law of the Spiritp. 207
Sins of Infirmityp. 221
Sincerity and Hypocrisyp. 229
The Cross of Christ the Measure of the Worldp. 239
The Spiritual Presence of Christ in the Churchp. 246
The Eucharistic Presencep. 256
The Gospel Feastp. 267
Religion Pleasant to the Religiousp. 278
Reverence in Worshipp. 285
Divine Callsp. 295
Curiosity a Temptation to Sinp. 305
Religious Joyp. 313
Selected Prayers, Verses, and Devotionsp. 321
Notesp. 387
Suggestions for Further Readingp. 391
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ISBN: 9780375705519
ISBN-10: 0375705511
Series: Vintage Spiritual Classics
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 392
Published: May 1999
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.32 x 13.97  x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.45
Edition Number: 1