Monthly Archives: January 2015

Spiritual Locutions and Our Character

Interior Castle: Sixth Mansions: Chapter Three We’ve been learning about spiritual “locutions” [direct messages/personal revelation].¬†Yet where do these locutions come from? Do they come from God, our imagination, or the devil? This is our ninth post* on discerning the source

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Intellectual Visions

Teresa of Avila notes three types of visions. The “corporeal vision” is one in which we see something with our eyes. The “imaginative vision” is where we see something with the “eyes of our souls”. There is also the “intellectual

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Locutions and the Spiritual Guide

Interior Castle – Sixth Mansions – Chapter 3 Locutions and The Spiritual Guide We need to distinguish “locutions” (direct messages/personal revelation) that come from God from messages coming from our imagination or the devil.¬†Teresa teaches us locutions from God align

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