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A Tour of the Interior Castle*

A Tour of the Interior Castle Teresa of Avila: A Summary of the Interior Castle Even those devoting much of their life to studying spiritual literature find the Interior Castle a complex book. Richard Foster, author of the classic spiritual formation book Celebration of

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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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The Trinity and the Interior Castle

Teresa of Avila: Seventh Mansions: Chapter One They who have my commandments and keep them are those who love me; and those who love me will be loved by my Father, and I will love them and reveal myself to

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Marriage as a Spiritual Metaphor

I am only making a rough comparison, but I can find no other which will better explain what I am trying to say than the Sacrament of Matrimony. The two things work differently, for in this matter that we are

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The Fifth Mansions: Prayer of Union

How shall I ever be able to tell you of the riches and the treasures and the delights that are to be found in the fifth Mansions? (Teresa of Avila: Fifth Mansions: Chapter One) The goal of exploring the fifth Mansions

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