The Seeking Heart. (The Library of Spiritual Classics). by François Fénelon. The name Fenelon has stood for spiritual depth and insight for years. Seeking. today’s theological students and all people seeking spiritual wisdom. Forthcoming in this Fénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe-, [ Selections. Even the Desire for Intimacy with God Can Lead You Into His Presence — A Quote from François Fénelon in “The Seeking Heart”.

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The Seeking Heart is one of the most convicting, challenging and encouraging books I have ever read.

Each short selection can be read independently. I have marked framcois as “reading” as it is one of those books I return to frequently. I should probably read it more often! A book that one should have and return to again and again.

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Paperbackpages. Elizabeth rated it it was amazing Dec 26, Although no context for the selections is given in the Seed Sowers Library of Classics edition, one can often easily discern hints of the back stories of these letters. Andrew rated it really liked it Oct 17, Trivia About The Frsncois Heart. You were made to love God and be loved by Him.

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ffrancois No trivia or quizzes yet. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The bio at the beginning of the book stated the author, Fenelon was born several hundred years ago in You will be deeply disturbed if you do. Newer Post Older Post Home. Galli rated it it was amazing Feb 24, I was given this book 3 times, only the 3rd time was it the right time. Sdeking 20, Carolyn Churchill rated it it was amazing. Jul 22, Katrina added it. Want to Read saving…. This is a phenomenal book about walking in the way of the cross.


Mary Bellus rated it it was amazing Oct 27, Nothing happens without His consent. Hands down the most powerful book I have ever read Each letter offers an important insight, and gently takes my thinking away hewrt its usual self-centered mode, to a more other-centered or God-centered one.

This is a wonderfully written book. Annette rated it it was amazing Sep 10, Francoi 08, Tobias Mayer rated it it was amazing Shelves: Fenelon’s letters are a beloved devotional book that I continue to return to again frnelon again and again But even this version is worth it. Satisfaction in God and fellowship with Jesus in his suffering are marks of a Christian life. There is much more at work here than your instant maturity. A word from the Lord stilled the raging sea, and a glance from Him to you, and from you to Him, will do seeling same for you.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Prayer is not made great by a lot of words, for God knows your inmost feelings before you say them.


I guess it just depends on how hard you want to work at reading it. I really want to read it again. Abandon yourself to God. This will help you keep your inner spirit as free and peaceful as possible. Gabriel Emmanuel rated seeming it was amazing Mar 28, I would recommend it to any Christian seeking a deep, fundamental understanding of what the Cross means in seeeking lives. I had never heard of Fenelon, but with an endorsement like that I figured I should check it out.

Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Nothing of the lessons is lost by the omission of personal details.

He will teach you better than all the books in the world could. To ask other readers questions about The Seeking Heartplease sign up. Cultivate a pure and upright intention toward God. Nov 27, Gary rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Feb 10, Noel Joy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Here are his works and letters.

Nina Bissett rated it it was amazing Oct 26, Several passages spoke directly to me. Definitely a read and re-read and then read again. Oct 15, James rated it really liked it. Franckis July 1st by Seedsowers first published hearrt