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A spirituall combat, 1632

Jean-Pierre Camus

A spirituall combat, 1632

by Jean-Pierre Camus

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Published by Scolar Press in Ilkley [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Temptation.,
  • Spiritual life -- Catholic Church.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1632 ed. of this translation published by the widow of Mark Wyon, Doway.

    Statement[by] Jean Pierre Camus ; [translated from the French by C. P.].
    SeriesEnglish recusant literature, 1558-1640 ;, v. 189
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX1750.A1 E5 vol. 189, BT725 E5 vol. 189
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[21], 288 p. ;
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5248498M
    ISBN 100859671658
    LC Control Number75320788

    Begin the combat in the name of the Lord, with the weapons of self-distrust and trust in God, of prayer and spiritual exercises; and challenge to the battle your foe, that is, that inclination, whatever it be, which, according to the order above laid down, you have resolved to conquer. Salvation and spiritual perfection should not be sought haphazardly; a strategy is needed to win the battle for our souls. The Spiritual Combat, first published in , provides timeless guidance in spiritual discipline. Vigorous, realistic and full of keen insight into human nature, the book consists of short chapters based on the maxim that in the spiritual life one must either 'fight or die'.

      Two new books, “Immortal Combat” and “Spiritual Warfare and the Discernment of Spirits,” arm Christians with the knowledge of how to combat evil and replace fear with hope in Christ. Salvation and spiritual perfection should not be sought haphazardly; a strategy is needed to win the battle for our souls. The Spiritual Combat, first published in , provides timeless guidance in spiritual discipline. St. Francis de Sales () read from it himself every day and recommended it to everyone under his direction.

    "The Spiritual Combat" and a "Treatise on Peace of Soul" are masterpieces of ascetic theology. The two works have been joined together for centuries, but they are really two distinct works/5(34). THE SPIRITUAL COMBAT Chap. page I. In what Christian Perfection consists; and that the attainment of it involves a struggle, and of four things necessary for this conflict 1 II. Of Distrust of ourselves 8 III. Of Trust in God 12 IV. How we may know whether we are acting with self-distrust and Trust in God 15 V.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Camus, Jean-Pierre, Spirituall combat, Ilkley: Scolar Press, (OCoLC) Document Type.

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They were unintelligible. They read like a bad translation from a foreign language/5(61). "The Spiritual Combat" is a manual of the spiritual life written by Dom Lorenzo Scupoli, an Italian abbot, in the 1632 book Century.

Early in his life, St. Francis de Sales was given a copy of this book, and for the next 20 years St. Francis kept a copy on him constantly, reading small passages on a daily basis/5.

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To purchase the book: $ US $ CDN. CATHOLIC FAMILY NEWS US: MPO BoxNiagara Falls, NY CANADA: P.O. BoxNiagara Falls, ON L2A 6V5. PREFACE. The Spiritual Combat is known as one of the greatest classics in ascetic theology, along with The Imitation of Christ.

In both cases the authors are shrouded in mystery. The Spiritual Combat by Lorenzo Scupoli is a practical guide to the spiritual life, with a message centered on humility, and a goal to defeat individual passions. The author begins the process with self-evaluation and identifying our internal weaknesses.

Major Spiritual Warfare Principles: Biblical Do s and Don ts of Warfare Spiritual warfare book separating bible-based principles from harmful non-biblical sp iritual warfare teachings * Third Edition * An ultimate spiritual warfare manual for all Eric Isaiah Gondwe (Jesus Work Ministry), Cambridge, MA, USA.

LibraryThing Review User Review - stephenjchow - LibraryThing. This was one of the first passages that touched me upon delving into this book. "A" is the translation from this TAN edition, and "B" is the same passage from an edition, the style of which 5/5(2).

The Spiritual Combat. Lorenzo Scupoli. James Parker & Company, This was one of the first passages that touched me upon delving into this book. "A" is the translation from this TAN edition, and "B" is the same passage from an edition, the style of which Read full review.5/5(2). In May ofColonel Grossman, along with former police officer Adam Davis, released his latest book: On Spiritual Combat.

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The author begins the process with self-evaluation and identifying our internal weaknesses. He then provides us with the methods to battle these shortcomings and guard against our own evilthe first edition of. What Scupoli’s Spiritual Combat is Really About By Mr.

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"In 'Immortal Combat' Fr Dwight Longenecker brings us face to face with the depth of everyday evil only to show how the cross of Christ breaks the ancient curse of sin. There is mysterious and troubling darkness here, but at the end the triumph of light. This is a. The Spiritual Combat, first published inprovides timeless guidance in spiritual discipline.

Vigorous, realistic and full of keen insight into human nature, the book consists of short chapters based on the maxim that in the spiritual life one must either "fight or die". SUPPLEMENT TO THE SPIRITUAL COMBAT I. What is the Nature of Christian Perfection II.

Of the Necessity of a Conflict in order to gain Christian Perfection III. Of Three Things which are needful for the Young Soldier of Christ IV.

Of Resistance and Violence, and of the Art of using them V. Get this from a library. A spirituall combat: a tryall of a faithfull soule or consolation in temptation. Written in French by I.P. Camus Bishope of Belley, and translated into English by M.C.P.

of the Eng. Coll. of Doway. [Jean-Pierre Camus; Thomas Carre]. The Spiritual Combat itself is an excellent work, and I believe this is the least expensive version of it in print.

I bought this edition for the biography of Lorenzo Scupoli and for the notes on the "spread and lasting influence" of the book. They were unintelligible. They read like a bad translation from a foreign s: Unseen warfare: Being the spiritual combat and Path To Paradise of Lorenzo Scupoli, as edited by Nicodemus of the Holy Mountain and revised by Theophan the Recluse by Lorenzo Scupoli and H.

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