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The Second Sign a Direct Message Comes from God

Interior Castle – Sixth Mansions – Chapter 3 The Second Sign a Direct Message Comes from God In prior posts, we learned direct messages/personal revelation can come from God. Teresa says  these “locutions” must align with the scriptures. She also says

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The First Sign a Direct Message Comes from God

Interior Castle – Sixth Mansions – Chapter 3 First Sign a Direct Message Comes From God In our last post, we learned that direct messages from God will align with the scriptures. Teresa now provides us several signs to ensure

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Hearing God and the Scriptures

Interior Castle: Sixth Mansions: Chapter 3 “Locutions” or direct messages can come from God, the devil, or our imagination. Teresa teaches us how to distinguish locutions that come from God from those that come from other sources. Teresa says, “Unless

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When God Speaks to Us

Most of what I know about . . . God speaking to us, I learned from studying and putting into practice what Teresa says in Dwelling Place Six, Chapter Three. It is still, I think, the best treatment ever written

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Dallas Willard and Teresa of Avila

The late Dallas Willard was a professor at the University of Southern California’s School of Philosophy. He wrote a number of influential Christian books including The Divine Conspiracy, The Spirit of the Disciplines, and Hearing God. Included in Willard’s contributions to

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