By Jean-Pierre de Caussade,Dennis Billy

ISBN-10: 0870612530

ISBN-13: 9780870612534

Jean-Pierre de Caussade, a French Jesuit religious director and author born within the overdue 17th century, is better recognized for his trust within the sacredness of the current second, or the "eternal now." His masterpiece, Abandonment to Divine Providence, has been celebrated by way of non secular writers as diversified as Richard Foster and Alan Watts for its skill to invoke the secret of eternity within the now--a guideline of spirituality that resonates throughout religion traditions.

Accompanied through the probing, professional observation of Dennis Billy, C.Ss.R., this exemplary variation of de Caussade's Abandonment bargains beginners to mysticism and religious path a transparent, compelling route to getting into God's presence.

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