Just concluded a wonderful two day retreat and when I returned home to checked email tonight, was super excited to see the following…
The new book is by Dan Burke, founder of Spiritualdirection.com as well as the Avila Institute, and author of Journey to God and Into the Deep.
The description of the book from the Amazon sales page states:
“With this book as your guide, you’ll grow in strength and contentment as you learn:
How to take captive every negative thought and make it obedient to Christ
St. Ignatius’s revelations exposing how the Devil seeks to influence us
The Paradigm of Ascent and the Five Steps to Sanctity
The three ways you can discern Good Spirits from Bad Spirits
The three principal causes of desolation and what you must do when it afflicts your soul
Proven methods for moving away from sin and toward self-giving love of God and neighbor.”
Both of Dan’s previous books have been excellent help for the spiritual journey, so I have no doubt that this one will be the same.
I have already ordered my copy, and would highly encourage you to do the same as well.
(But if you want wait for my formal review, look for it next week!)
Christina Semmens is a Roman Catholic author, blogger, speaker and mentor. She currently lives in Fort Payne, Alabama where she strives to live out a life of authentic discipleship in the pursuit of holiness while empowering, teaching and accompanying others in striving to do the same.
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