This Tremendous Lover. Author: M. Eugene Boylan, O.C.R.. Foreword by: Lawrence S. Cunningham. Price: $ Format: Paperback. Pages: Trim size: 6. This is one of the most practical, down to earth books I have ever read about living one’s Catholic faith in everyday life. Written by M. Eugene Boylan, a Trappist. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the This Tremendous Lover by Dom Eugene Boylan at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.
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For He has arranged that by that very act of expressing their love for one another, husband and wife become partners with Him in the work of producing a new creature. Just as certainly, in modern times it is beautiful to read such an tnis declaration of the purpose of marital love and fidelity.
Therein lies all holiness and all happiness; therein lies all that we may ever become, all that we ever dreamed of being; for it renews us in Christ and unites us to Him who is our God and our all! Lober the late s he undertook an extensive lecture tour of the United States “This is the best retreat we ever had at Gethsemani,” commented Thomas Merton after Boylan’s visit thereand in he was elected the fourth abbot of Mount St.
Human nature loverr not change from age to age and is not actually that long ago.
Feb 23, Walt Gartner rated it it was amazing. It is probably no surprise that Boylan always comes back to a few key points: The Key to Solomon’s Key: The True and Invisible Rosicrucian Order.
Mar 16, Michael rated it it was amazing. Faith and Politics After Christendom. About Dom Eugene Boylan. However, and this is an important point, even when the original assumption might seem old fashioned, Boylan’s underlying theory remains sound.
And so in His love, like the Good Shepherd, He comes to seek us; He pursues us and He uses His providence to draw us away from all else, and to draw all else away from us, so that we may be driven to listen to His voice, and cast ourselves upon His Heart.
This Tremendous Lover, M. Eugene Boylan, OCR
We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. The review must be at least 50 characters long. Addressing a variety of spiritual topics prayer, the Sacraments, spiritual reading, loving our neighbor, marriage, and much more he shows how all these aspects of Christian life converge in God s great work of redemption.
On Prayer and Contemplation. True Devotion to Mary. Again, this is something that is nowadays taken to be a given and so might seem quaint as a reassurance. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Want to Read saving…. In continuing his discussion of married intimacies, Boylan says: Watson rated it really liked it May 04, The Book of Splendours: Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.
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Saint Louis de Montfort. I received this book from Aquinas and More Catholic Bookstore.
Quotable Catholic Mystics and Contemplatives. What is lawfully done to one’s neighbor or to one’s self is done to Christ.
The Magical Ritual of the Sanctum Regnum. That concept is one that we are all familiar with bpylan, post-Vatican II, but at the time of original publication the point would have been very valid. However, and this is an important point, even when the original assumption might seem old fashioned, Boylan’s underlying theory remains sound.
This is followed by in-depth discussions of our relationship with Christ and the ways of becoming close to Christ: Again, this is something that is nowadays taken to be boylxn given and so might seem quaint as a reassurance. It is probably no surprise that Boylan always comes back to a few key points: The perfect union with Christ is to do the will of God for the love of God.
Love demands expression, and love is nourished by expression, and that is true even of the most spiritual eugfne.
Item s unavailable for purchase. Surely this would have been very reassuring to those who read it when it was originally published. Boylan clearly had practical experience in helping people look past their hectic lives in a c Everything Old Is New Again: Tremendus of its age, this book does have a few outdated assumptions that surface occasionally.
Definitely worth the read.