I love the down to earth, practical spirituality of St Francis de Sales and this little book is just the thing to keep me close to the true meaning of Advent and Christmas.
The Sermons of St. Francis de Sales for Advent & Christmas
135 pp. paperback
Steeped as he was in Sacred Scripture, St. Francis de Sales gives totally fresh and surprising insights into the truths of our religion. Great wisdom from a great saint and Doctor of the Church; excellent spiritual reading for Advent or any other time of the year! Recognizing the central importance of the mystery of the Incarnation, God“s becoming man, the holy bishop uses many figures and analogies to explain the mysterious union of the divine with the human nature in Our Lord. These sermons are a veritable revelation of the unsuspected treasures which lie modestly concealed within the familiar words of the Bible on the events of Advent and Christmastide.
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