Reflecting on Blind Obedience

Join Dan Burke and Melissa Elson as they reflect on the meditations of Fr. Gabriel of St. Mary Magdalen on blind obedience.

Topics/Questions Covered in the Show:

  • What does Fr. Gabriel mean by obedience and why should we be obedient to our superiors?
  • How is obedience the free sacrifice of liberty?
  • Do we have to be obedient in the case of a sinful act?
  • How should someone in religious life handle situations of obedience when the request is not in conformity with the spirit of the order, but not sinful?
  • blind obedienceWhat is the value of obedience?

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What is Divine Intimacy Radio?

The Divine Intimacy Radio Show is a haven of rest and wellspring of spiritual life for those seeking intimacy with God and the enlightened path of Catholic mystical and ascetical wisdom. Every week, Dan Burke and Melissa Elson explore topics related to the interior life and Catholic teaching, including prayer, spiritual direction, meditation, contemplation, and holiness.

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