LEARNING THE VIRTUES
That Lead You to God
By: Romano Guardini
Softcover - 202 pp
Theres more to goodness than keeping the Commandments: youve got to cultivate virtue, too, so that you please God in what you do not merely in what you dont do. In these pages, youll learn countless ways to grow in such virtue. Add to your cart or wish list above.
Here youll learn how to begin practicing the virtues and make them part of your daily routine. Youll also learn about:
Envy, the hidden sin, even in the spiritually mature: how to fight it
Courtesy: how good manners are spiritually vital to souls
"What is truth?" The surprising answer to Pilates question will transform you
Patience: its the prerequisite for all moral growth, and only the morally strong attain it
Orderliness: not a moral virtue in itself, but lack of it may cost your soul
Why a sense of humor is so important even to your spiritual health
The strange contradiction in blaming God for the evil in the world
Belief in progress: in our day it can be a form of idolatry
The tyranny of justice: why so many justice movements turn unjust (knowing this is the key to our future as a society)
Asceticism: its not just for monks without it, you may not be saved!
Trashy movies: theres spiritual danger even in the ones that dont obviously glorify sin
Discover why noise weakens the soul, and how silence is balm for your spiritual life
Plus: many other topics to help you grow in the virtues that lead you to God!