The Seeking Heart. (The Library of Spiritual Classics). by François Fénelon. The name Fenelon has stood for spiritual depth and insight for years. Seeking. today’s theological students and all people seeking spiritual wisdom. Forthcoming in this Fénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe-, [ Selections. Even the Desire for Intimacy with God Can Lead You Into His Presence — A Quote from François Fénelon in “The Seeking Heart”.
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Breakfast with Fred: Mentoring a Generation of Leaders | Daily Fenelon
He will teach you better than all the books in the world could. This is a wonderfully written book.
This book single-handedly changed my life – however, it must be in His time. The bio at the beginning of the book stated the author, Fenelon was born several hundred years ago in Just a moment while we frsncois you in to your Goodreads account. This will help you keep your inner spirit as free and peaceful as possible.
Florin Docea rated it it was amazing Jul 10, Here are his works and letters. Andrew rated it really liked it Oct 17, A word from the Lord stilled the raging sea, and a glance from Him to you, and from you to Him, will do the same for you. I have marked it as “reading” as it is one of those books I return to frequently.
Like nothing I have ever read. Sep 20, Carolyn Churchill rated it it was amazing. Each short selection can be read independently.
The Seeking Heart
Turn toward God simply, trustfully and with familiarity. Seeking Christians throughout the years have turned to his writings for guidance and help in their quest for a deeper walk with Christ. The short selections, some as short as a couple hfart paragraphs, none longer than two pages, admonish the reader to trust God, endure suffering, and pray earnestly.
I was given this book 3 times, only the 3rd time was it the right time.
Breakfast with Fred: Mentoring a Generation of Leaders
I guess it just depends on how hard you want to work at reading it. I should probably read it more often! Dec 27, Wendy C rated it it was amazing. Satisfaction in God and fellowship with Jesus in his suffering are marks of a Christian life.
Possibly the more faithful edition would say more interesting things, too, I don’t know. The Seeking Heart is one of the most convicting, challenging and encouraging books I have ever read. Sarah rated it really liked it Apr 16, Each letter offers an important insight, and gently takes my thinking away from its usual self-centered mode, to a more other-centered or God-centered one.
Open Preview See a Problem? A book someone tells you “changed my life” vtReadingChallenge. I really want to read it again. The kingdom of God is within you, and nothing can disturb it. Highly recommend this to those seeking a closer walk with the Lord. Prayer is not made great by a lot of words, for God knows your inmost feelings before you say them. Consecrate your senses to Him completely at these times.
Return to Book Page. Jul 22, Braden rated it it was amazing Shelves: He would have little patience for a soft, entitled Christianity, such as is so common today in the United States.