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Trying Too Hard

Teresa of Avila: Interior Castle: Seventh Mansions: Book Three The house was built with stone finished at the quarry, so that neither hammer nor ax nor any tool of iron was heard in the temple while it was being built.

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Posted in 7th Mansions - Chapter 3

A Tour of the Interior Castle

A Tour of the Interior Castle Teresa of Avila: The Interior Castle Even those devoting much of their life to studying spiritual literature find the Interior Castle a complex book. Richard Foster, founder of Renovare and author of the classic spiritual formation book Celebration of Discipline said, “For

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Posted in Summaries

Seventh Mansions

Interior Castle: Seventh Mansions: Chapter One So God created humankind in his image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them.  (Genesis 1.27) On that day you will know that I am in my Father, and

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Posted in 7th Mansions - Chapter 1

Tour of the Interior Castle

For an updated Tour of the Interior Castle: Click Here   A Tour of the Interior Castle Teresa of Avila: Interior Castle: Summary – Mansions One through Six. Even those devoting much of their life to studying spiritual literature find

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God’s Presence: Part One

Infinite Distance. Infinite Nearness. Interior Castle: Sixth Mansions: Chapter Ten In him we live and move and have our being. (Acts 17) The Incomprehensible Beauty of the Soul Let’s return briefly to the first paragraph of the Interior Castle. Teresa

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Posted in 6th Mansions - Chapter 10