Angels on Jacob’s ladder – symbol of contemplative souls *

On this scale there were Angelsthat went up and down.Gn. 28, 12 Saint Benedict teaches that the double movement of the Angels on the ladder undoubtedly means that with exaltation one descends and with humility one ascends. Non aliud sine dubio, descensus ille et ascensus a nobis intelligitur, nisi exaltatione descendere et humilitate ascendere. Now …

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PRACTICE OF THE EXERCISE OF GOD’S PRESENCE – Taken from fra laurent’s letters

from the book:Fra Laurent de la Résurrection THE EXPERIENCE OF GOD'S PRESENCE Editrice Àncora - Milan The most holy and most necessary practice in spiritual life is the presence of God, which consists in enjoying and getting used to his divine companionship, speaking humbly and lovingly entertaining with him, at all times, at all times, …

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Don Divo Barsotti: The Mystery of our Ascension

Meditation held in 1956 Ascension is a very important mystery in the spiritual life of the Christian, because it is the Feast that says the end of our own life and therefore commands our entire journey in some way. Our spiritual life is also an ascension, a journey not so much through the desert, not …

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