30 Days with Teresa of Avila
Reflections on Days 1 and 2
Dan and Melissa discuss detachment and suffering by reflecting on the first two letters from St. Teresa in the book 30 Days with Teresa of Avila.
Topics/Questions covered in the show:
- Attachments: How to recognize them. Are they bad?
- What are the steps to achieving detachment?
- How can we obtain freedom and peace through detachment?
- Dan shares his story of how interior peace and freedom are helping him through a time of personal suffering.
- St. John of the Cross reveals how suffering and detachment are related.
- Using periods of consolation to rest and prepare for desolation, from St. Ignatius’ Rules for Discernment.
- Book of Revelation: When will suffering end?
- 30 Days with Teresa of Avila – Dan Burke and Anthony Lilles, Emmaus Road Publishing
- Dr. Anthony Lilles – https://spiritualdirection.com/author/dr-lilles
- SpiritualDirection.com Book Club
- EWTN Religious Catalog – http://www.ewtnreligiouscatalogue.com
- The Living Flame of Love – St. John of the Cross
- The Discernment of Spirits – An Ignatian Guide to Everyday Living by Fr. Timothy Gallagher
- Revelation 21 – http://www.usccb.org/bible/revelation/21
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