What is your temperament and how does it affect your spiritual life? Join Dan Burke and Melissa Elson as they speak with Laraine Bennett about her book The Temperament God Gave You to decode the strengths and weaknesses of the four temperaments.
Topics/Questions Covered in the Show:
- What is a temperament?
- Is temperament the same as personality?
- Are we slaves to our temperaments?
- What are the four temperaments?
- What are some examples of saints who exhibited the four temperaments?
- What are some spiritual strengths and weaknesses to each temperament?
- Spiritualdirection.com – website
- Avila Institute for Spiritual Formation
- Sophia Institute Press
- The Temperament God Gave You by Art and Laraine Bennett
- The Seven Deadly Sins by Dr. Kevin Vost
- Questions? Send an e-mail to Questions@myavila.com or call 818-646-7729. Please leave your name, location, and question(s).
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.
Twice a week, Dan Burke and Melissa Elson explore topics related to the interior life and Catholic teaching. On Tuesdays, they interview various authors, and others, about their spiritual books and other resources, and about their own insights into those resources. On Fridays, they get specific on subjects which, primarily include prayer, overcoming sin, spiritual direction, meditation, contemplation, virtue, and holiness.
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