St. Teresa of Avila's distinct instructions at the fulfillment of religious perfection designate 3 necessities — fraternal love, detachment from fabric issues, and precise humility. She discusses quite a few maxims on the topic of the perform of prayer and concludes with a thought-provoking statement at the Lord's Prayer. a piece of chic mystical attractiveness, The approach of Perfection is in particular a treatise of utter simplicity that gives lucid guide to all seekers of a extra significant approach of life.
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