Courage in Chaos
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Courage in Chaos

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How can I live my life while still staying true to my beliefs? Can I stay in control when everything is changing? Saint Francis de Sales is known for his spiritual guidance and advice for everyday problems.


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Published 23 April 2012
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EAN13 9780819816207
Language English
Document size 1 MB

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C L A S S I C W I SW CD O ML L E C T I O N O
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Courage in Chaos
C L A S S I C W I SWD O M C O L L E C T I O N Courage in Chaos
Wisdom from Francis de Sales
Compiled by Kathryn Hermes, FSP Foreword by Paulamarie Splaine, FSP
BOOKS& MEDIA Bâçéâà
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Francis, de Sales, Saint, 1567-1622.  [Selections. English. 2012]  Courage in chaos : wisdom from Francis de Sales / compiled by Kathryn Hermes ; foreword by Paulamarie Splaine.  p. cm. -- (Catholic wisdom collection)  Summary: “Saint Francis de Sales offers practical advice on how to trust God in the midst of chaos”--Provided by publisher.  Includes bibliographical references (p. 89).  ISBN 0-8198-1597-7 (pbk.)  1. Spiritual life--Catholic Church. I. Hermes, Kathryn. II. Title.  BX2350.3.F72 2012  248.4’82--dc23  2011027852
Scripture quotations are transcribed from the original translations of Francis de Sales’s works. Cover design by Rosana Usselmann Cover photo by Mary Emmanuel Alves, FSP All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from the publisher. “P” and PAULINE are registered trademarks of the Daughters of Saint Paul. Copyright © 2012, Daughters of Saint Paul
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For all those who seek. And for all those who try to show the way.
Contents
Foreword r xiiir
I A Gentle Way r 1r
II Be Just and Fair r 5r
III Be Not Too Anxious r 9r